Session 1: Gentrification and Immigration; moderated by Sabine Haenni (Cornell University)
Nina Sun Eidsheim (University of California, Los Angeles): “Site-Specific Acoustics, Opera, and the Late Stage of Gentrification in Downtown Los Angeles, 2013”
Kemi Adeyemi (Northwestern University): “Fugitive Latino Sounds: Insertion, Disruption, and Overhaul in the Gentrifying Landscape”
Jennifer Lynn Stoever (Binghamton University): “Decolonizing...
Guest artist and author Peggy Macnamara, artist-in-residence at the Field Museum and professor at the School of the Art Institute in Chicago, will teach her layering watercolor technique to all levels, in this special two-day, ten-hour intensive workshop. Ms. Macnamara’s work emphasizes the study of nature in all its forms – plants, habitats, birds, insects and other wildlife. For this workshop, all natural subjects are welcome; some bird...
Session 2: Urban Dystopias and Audiotopias; moderated by Roger Moseley (Cornell University)
Leonardo Cardoso (Texas A & M University): “Youth Sonic Practices and Public Spaces in São Paulo: The Case of the Pancadão”
José Luis Fernández (Universidad de Buenos Aires): “Music and Networking in the Urban Space”
Ramón Rivera-Servera (Northwestern University): “O tú me respetas o te saco pies: Sonic Proximities and Autoethnographic Listening in a...
Session 3: Sound Art and the City; moderated by Maria Fernandez (Cornell University)
Rossana Lara Velázquez (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México): “Hack the Bike, Sound the Street. Creating Spaces through Sound and Mobility in Mexico City”
Marcelo Armani (independent artist, Brazil): “tranS(obre)por: The Place Where I Come from”
Luz María Sánchez (Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana-Lerma, Mexico): “detritus.2: The Sounds and Images of...
Session 4: Sound, Urbanity, and Modernity; moderated by Andrea S. Bachner (Cornell University)
Tom McEnaney (Cornell University): “Sounding the Country and the City in Cuban Documentary Cinema”
Josh Kun (University of Southern California): “Posthispanico: Sounding the Techno-Indigenous”
Alexandra T. Vazquez (Princeton University): "Notes on Miami Sound, Miami Sound on Notes"
Alejandro L. Madrid (Cornell University): “Soundscapes, Sound Art,...
Members of the Cornell Baroque Orchestra, with guest artists Claire Raphaelson, soprano, and Joanna Marsden, flute. Features an evening of French Baroque chamber music, including cantatas by Clerambault and Jacquet de La Guerre and instrumental music by Telemann, Rameau, Blavet, and Marais. Also featuring Paul Miller, violin; Zoe Weiss and David Miller, viols; Elizabeth Lyon, cello; and Matthew Hall, harpsichord.
Creation of a high-tech startup – vision and reality
Ewa Herbst, Ph.D., CEO and Founder h2med LLC
A high-tech startup begins with an idea, a vision of something which is not yet there, created only in our minds. We believe in it so strongly that we are ready to put aside security, which comes with a regular paycheck, and reasonable work hours. We are the decision makers and everything depends only on our intelligence, creativity,...
vicTuals: english Tea, scoTTish shorTbread
30 minuTes of Tea, shorTbread, and 3 Things worTh knowing present by professor shawkaT Toorawa
sponsored by the willard sTraighT hall resource cenTer and wsh sTudenT union board
Bring the joy of dance into your life!
Wednesdays at Willard Straight Hall 5th Floor Lounge. Online Registration.
Salsa Beginner 1 6:15-7:30pm
Salsa Beginner 2 7:35-8:50pm
Beginner 1 covers the fundamentals of timing, rhythm, body movement, lead-follow connection, basic step patterns and partner combinations. Students learn principles of Latin dance and musicality and how to incorporate this into Salsa dancing.
Beginner 2 incorporates...