Folklore | Colloquy in Folklore
F501 | 5763 | Dolby


The objective of this team-taught course is to introduce students to
major points of correspondence and convergence between folklore and
ethnomusicology.  The course is designed to engage students in a
dialogue that explores conceptual frameworks, research methodologies,
theoretical perspectives, modes of professional engagement, and
materials.  Required of beginning graduate students in folklore and
ethnomusicology, the course is also open to--and encourages the
participation of students in adjacent fields with an interest in the
role of symbolic forms in society and culture, the sociology of
culture, and the aesthetics of everyday life.  Also counts as a core
course for Ph.D. minors in folklore and ethnomusicology.