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Current Member

Andrea Bohlman

Edward T. Cone Member in Music Studies

Affiliation

Historical Studies

Field of Study

Sound studies, Musicology, Ethnomusicology

Home Institution

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Andrea Bohlman will be writing an interdisciplinary history of tape recording, "Magnetic Fields: Tape and the Sounding of Place." Tape tangles the competing historical narratives of sound recording, critiqued as technologies of colonial might or celebrated as means toward decentralized music industries and subversive political work.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Historical Studies
current

Degrees

Harvard University
Ph.D.
2012
Royal Holloway, University of London
M.A.
2006
Stanford University
B.A.
2004

Honors

2017
National Endowment of the Humanities Fellowship
2016
American Council of Learned Societies Fellowship
2016
EURIAS Junior Fellowship, Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin

Appointments

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
2019
Associate Professor of Music
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
2013–2019
Assistant Professor of Music
University of Pennsylvania
2012–2013
Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow