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- African studies, cultural policy, ethnicity and identity (Mande diaspora, griots, West African musical traditions)
- Cultural Anthropology (Cultural festivals, Arts and cultural policy, Nationalism and identity)
- Ethnomusicology (African and Trans-Atlantic musics, World Music)
- Sound archives (National and local archives)
- Musicology and Ethnomusicology
- Archival, Repository and Related Studies
- Arts and Cultural Policy
- Understanding Africa's Past
Available for supervisionYes.
My research interests cover the music, culture and politics of Africa, with particular reference to West Africa. Trans-Atlantic music styles (jazz, blues, reggae, Cuban music, etc) are also research areas, with cultural policy, nationalism and identity central discourses.
Contact DetailsPhone Number: 83448323
Authored Research Books
Journal Articles Refereed
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Journal Articles Unrefereed
Journal Articles Unrefereed Letters or Notes
Full Written Papers Refereed
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Education and Training
- Graduate Certificate in University Teaching GCUT , University of Melbourne, 2015
- Doctor of Philosophy PhD , University of Melbourne, 2007
- Master of Music MMus , University of Melbourne, 2000
- Bachelor of Arts with Honours BA (Hons) , Monash University, 1997
Awards and honours
- Diplome d'Honneur. Ministere de la Culture des Arts et Loisirs, Republique de Guinee, 2008
- Australian Postgraduate Award, 2003
- Melbourne Abroad Postgraduate Travelling Scholarship, 2001
- Ernst Morawetz Prize, 1996
Major Research Project Award. Endangered Archives Programme, British Library. 2009.
Major Research Project Award. Endangered Archives Programme, British Library. 2008.