Culture Connect Featured Event

Ta;l by Sarah Weiss & Ronald Jenkins
Ticket Price: FREE!

Sarah Weiss, Associate Professor of Ethnomusicology at Yale University, will speak about past and present hybridity in gamelan and wayang. Wesleyan Professor of Theater Ronald Jenkins, the discussant, will identify issues and approaches that the presenter offers, and relate them to his own work on Balinese wayang. This event is part of the Indonesian Performing Arts & Public Life Symposium.

The Indonesian Performing Arts & Public Life Symposium is part of “Music & Public Life,” a year-long campus and community-wide exploration, celebrating and studying the sounds, words, and spirit of music at the local, national, and transnational levels through concerts, workshops, gatherings, and courses, all designed to cross disciplines.

Talk begins at 8pm.