Learning to think differently at the intersection of academia, arts management, and black expressive culture.

A Whistling Girl

What I’m Reading Now

What I’m Reading Now

Ahmed, Sara. On Being Included: Racism and Diversity in Institutional Life. Durham: Duke University Press, 2012. Amazon description: “What does diversity do? What are we doing when we use the language of diversity? Sara Ahmed offers an account of the diversity world based on interviews with diversity practitioners in higher education, as well as her … Read more »

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What It Takes to Be Heard

Oct 14, 2013 | Music

I was very happy to be asked to write on a topic near and dear for Chamber Music’s diversity issue (the online magazine for Chamber Music America edited with grace and wisdom by Ellen Goldensohn). I discuss some of the issues and challenges that face black female composers–as experienced and interpreted by local composers Renee’ … Read more »

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Bolin Fellowship Deadline Nov 15

Oct 9, 2013 | Uncategorized

Great opportunity; Application deadline November 15! Brief description courtesy of  Kenneth Warren, University of Chicago: The Gaius Charles Bolin Fellowships at Williams College are designed to promote diversity on college faculties by encouraging students from underrepresented groups to complete a terminal graduate degree and to pursue careers in college teaching. The Bolin Fellowships are two-year … Read more »

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