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Carmel Raz on recent conference “Instruments of Music Theory”

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On November 8th and 9th, the Heyman Center for the Humanities at Columbia University and the Society of Fellows in the Humanities at Columbia University co-sponsored a conference on “Instruments of Music Theory,” at the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, NY co-organized by Prof. Andrew Hicks (Cornell University), Prof. Nathan Martin (University of Michigan), Dr. Caleb Mutch (Indiana University), Dr. Carmel Raz (Columbia University), and Prof. Anna Zayaruznaya (Yale University). The event, which attracted nearly eighty registrants, featured three keynote speakers, eleven papers by scholars in all career stages (from graduate students to full professors), and a hammered clavisimbalum concert with music from the Faenza Codex and other recently discovered manuscript fragments. >>

Fellow Brian Goldstone organizes Exhibition and Symposia

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Fellow Brian Goldstone, Lecturer in Anthropology, has organized "Image as Method," a two-day symposia on May 4-5 that will consider image-driven modes of anthropological inquiry. Alonside the symposia, the Heyman Center and the Society of Fellows is happy to exhibit photographs by Robert Desjarlais, Professor of Anthropology at Sarah Lawrence College. Click here to view some of his images and come see the wonderful works up close in early May at the Heyman Center. >>