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Diss Talk: Imogen Flower on Iranian women singers and their quest to make the world listen

My dissertation examined the interweaving of politics, religion, gender and music in relation to Iranian women singers. My focus was on the changes incurred by the revolution in 1979, which saw a dramatic shift from the modernising, Westernising stance held during the Pahlavi era (1925-1979) to the Islamic theocratic rule secured by Supreme Leader Khomeini. 895 more words

So, what is Community Music?

This is a question I get asked a lot. Just what is Community Music? And before I get into my interpretation of it, i’d like to say that i’m no expert! 269 more words

Viaggio nei culti tantra e shakta dell'Orissa -28 settembre – 8 ottobre 2017


Viaggio nei culti tantra e shakta dell’Odisha
28 settembre – 8 ottobre 2017

Tempio Vaital Deul – Durga Mahisasuramardini 386 more words


Abidjan USA

First published: 2016

Found: Part of course readings

Pages/read time: 350, two days


This is definitely not a book I would have read unless I’d had to. 318 more words

Ellan Read

Gamelan Padhang Moncar at the SE Asian Night Market 2017

Sunday 2 April 2017

Gamelan Padhang Moncar will perform twice at the night market that also features loads of great food stalls and other cultural performances. 19 more words