A Tribute to the Music of the Southern Appalachian Mountains
March 28, 2017
Five in 5: Dr. Brian Fauteux on the Legacy of Leonard Cohen
March 7, 2017
Since his warm embrace by Montreal’s literary scene in the 1950s, Cohen’s singular voice propelled him to the fore of Canadian arts and culture... [Read More]
Nothing from May 27, 2017 to June 27, 2017.
Sound Studies Initiative (SSI) is a University of Alberta research initiative supported by the Faculty of Arts. This new initiative will continue a firm commitment to the stewardship of the Moses and Frances Asch Collection, adding exciting new research projects and programming based in the study of sound.
Sound Studies at UAlberta is a broad, transdisciplinary and creative pursuit rooted in the exploration of hearing, vocalization, communication, psychoacoustics, sensory studies, acoustics, cognition, media, natural environments, and information and computing sciences. The Sound Studies Initiative offers sound researchers the opportunity to work collaboratively, to discover new areas of convergent enquiry, to benefit from collective administrative support for their research and teaching, and provides a philosophical and physical locus for collaboration and innovation across disciplines.
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