Orientalism in the Works of Paul Bowles
Lecture by Philip Schuyler, University of Washington
Friday, January 29, 2010
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Gamelan Room, 1659 Schoenberg Hall
Philip Schuyler is Associate Professor of Music and Director of the Middle East Center at the University of Washington. A specialist in the music of North Africa and the Middle East, he has carried out extensive research in Morocco and Yemen over the past forty years. Among his publications are an ethnographic film (The Master Musicians of Jahjouka), field recordings for UNESCO and various American labels, articles in scholarly journals, a New Yorker profile of the sculptor, James L. Acord, jr, and Apocalypse Observed (Routledge, 2000), with John R. Hall and Sylvaine Trinh.
Cost: Free and open to the public.