Journal Articles

"Music and Memory: Teaching about Music and Memory through Applied Ethnomusicology and Digital Humanities." Under peer review with the Yearbook for Traditional Music.

Book Reviews


2017 Review of Pablo Vila, The Militant Song Movement in Latin America: Chile, Uruguay, and Argentina (Lanham: Lexington Books). Journal of FolkloreResearch Reviews.

Book Chapters


2016. “‘Yo Soy un Fenómeno, Pero Sin Ustedes No Soy Nada’: Intimidad pública y sentimentalismo tanguero a través de la vida y canto de Osvaldo Peredo." In Tango: Ventanas del   Presente II, edited by Mercedes Liska and Soledad Venegas, 163-193. Buenos Aires: Centro Cultural de la Cooperación. 

[English Translation]
 2016. "'I’m  a Phenomenon, But Without You All I’m Nothing’: Public intimacy and tango sentimentalism in the life and song of Osvaldo Peredo." In Tango: Windows to the Present II, edited by Mercedes Liska and Soledad Venegas, 163-193. Buenos Aires: Centro Cultural de la Cooperación.

Dissertation

2014. “Tango, Not-For-Export: Participatory Music- Making, Musical Activism, and Visual Ethnomusicology in the Neighborhood Tango Scenes of Buenos Aires.” Ph.D Dissertation, University of California Los Angeles.

Recent Invited Talks

"Doing and Teaching Multimodal Ethnomusicology through Film" - Bucknell University Digital Pedagogy Workshop, Spring 2017.

"Experiential Filmmaking as a Mode of Activist Ethnomusicology" - International Seminar for audiovisual Ethnomusicology - University of Turin, Italy.

IU Department of Folklore and Ethnomusicology Colloquium - From Tango Bars to iPods on Memory Lane: Doing Multimodal and Experiential Ethnomusicology through Film.

Recent Conference Papers

2017 “Unlocking Memories, Rethinking Advocacy: Sensory Filmmaking in the Study   of Music and Dementia.” Society for Ethnomusicology Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado. Chair. 

2017. “Building Sound Communities: Musical Engagement as Cultural Activism.” Imagining America: Arts and Scholars in Public Life, National Conference, Davis, California. 

2017. "Teaching about Music and Alzheimer's through Applied Ethnomusicology and Digital Humanities.” International Council for Traditional Music Conference,  Limerick, Ireland.

2017. “Tango, Not-For-Export.” 53 minute documentary selected for film library at the 15th RAI (Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and London)  Film Festival. Bristol, England.

2017. “Roundtable: Ethnomusicology and Public Humanities.” Symposium on Ethnomusicology and the Humanities, Indiana University Bloomington. 

2016. “Teaching Sensory Ethnography: Between Research and Creative Practice.”  Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education’s 15th Transatlantic Forum, Chicago, Illinois.

2016 “More than Fishnets and Fedoras: Sensory Filmmaking and the Empowerment of Local Social Aesthetics in the Tango Scenes of Buenos Aires.” International Council for Traditional Music 1st Study Group on Audiovisual Ethnomusicology. Ljubljana, Slovenia. 

2015. “‘I’m a Phenomenon, but without you all, I’m Nothing’: Strategies of Audience Building in the Tango Underground.”  Society for Ethnomusicology Annual Meeting, Austin, Texas.