Folklore | Colloquy in Folklore
F501 | 16983 | 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.