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Dr. Shannon Garland Appointed as Postdoctoral Fellow at UCLA and Univ. of São Paolo!

Dr. Shannon GarlandThe Center for Ethnomusicology congratulates PhD alumna Dr. Shannon Garland,who has been appointed as a Postdoctoral Fellow in Ethnomusicology at UCLA for the academic year 2017-2018.

Dr. Garland has also been awarded a postdoctoral research fellowship from the State of São Paulo Research Support Foundation (Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo—FAPESP) in Brazil  to conduct the research project A New National? The Construction of a National Independent Music through Festivals in São Paulo (Um Novo Nacional?: A Construção de Música Nacional Independente por Festivais em São Paulo), as part of a 5-year, multi-party and multi-sited research grant called Local Musicking: New Pathways for Ethnomusicology (O Musicar Local--Novas Trilhas para a Etnomusicologia). The project is led by Ana Suzel Reily, Arts Institute, University of Campinas; Rose Hijiki, Department of Anthropology and the Sound and Image Laboratory, University of São Paulo; and Flávia Toni, Institute for Brazilian Studies and Department of Music, University of São Paulo. 

Dr. Garland will be joining UCLA this fall, after which she will continue in 2018-19 to take up her appointment in Brazil.  

Dr. Garland's 2014 PhD dissertation in ethnomusicology at Columbia was entitled "Music, Affect, Value, and Labor: Late Capitalism and the (Mis)Productions of Indie Music in Chile and Brazil" and was advised by Prof. Ana Maria Ochoa.

Parabéns, Dr. Garland!

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