Spring 2019 Newsletter

Letter from the chair

Greetings from the Department of Folklore and Ethnomusicology at Indiana University!

Another year comes to a close at the Department of Folklore and Ethnomusicology, and what a year it has been!

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Black Lives Matter & Music: Protest, Intervention, Reflection.

Five alumni come together to create a brilliant work of inspirational and productive self-awareness.

Graduate students set out to gather fieldwork, study languages, and gain crucial experiences in summer, 2018.

View a picture from the past and the new class of 2019!

Alumni fieldwork photo contest winners.

Brandon Barker and Daniel Povinelli.

Professors attempt to draw the line of humanity through creative works.

Panel of people.

Read about news shared from alumni.

Album covers with title that reads Soundtrack of America.

Read about news shared by the faculty of the Department of Folklore and Ethnomusicology.

In the neighborhood?

Stop on by the Classroom Office Building and say hello!

Classroom Office Building.

Indiana University Department of Folklore and Ethnomusicology

College of Arts + Sciences

800 E. Third St.
Bloomington, IN 47405
PHONE: 812.855.1027


Volume 25, Spring 2019

Dr. David A. McDonald, chair
Shelby Fluhr, editor
Michelle Melhouse, editor
Tabitha Rominger, editor

This newsletter is published by the Department of Folklore and Ethnomusicology to encourage alumni interest in and support for Indiana University. For activities and membership information, call (800) 824-3044 or send an e-mail to iualumni@indiana.edu.

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