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Music Lecture: Emily Wilbourne (Queens College and the Graduate Center, CUNY)

Emily Wilbourne by Gregory Costanzo
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Friday, October 26, 2018
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4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Lecture Series in Musicology

"Little Black Giovanni's Dream: Dwarves, Slaves, Infidels, and Musical Performance at the Medici Court." Emily Wilbourne is Associate Professor of Musicology at Queens College and the Graduate Center, CUNY. She is the author of "Seventeenth-Century Opera and the Sound of the Commedia dell'Arte" (Chicago University Press, 2016). In 2015, she guest edited a special issue of "Women & Music" in honour of Suzanne G. Cusick. Wilbourne has published on the commedia dell'arte and seventeenth-century music in the "Journal of the American Musicological Society," "Women & Music," "Recercare," "Teatro e storia" and "Italian Studies."

Contact: Elizabeth Thompson