Sarah Politz

Dr. Sarah Politz is an assistant professor in the School of Music.

Education:

Ph.D. Ethnomusicology, Harvard University, 2017
M.A. Ethnomusicology, Wesleyan University, 2011
B.M. Jazz Studies, Oberlin College and Conservatory, 2007
B.A. English, Oberlin College and Conservatory, 2007

Research Interests:

phenomenology, semiotics, and history in music analysis, to culturally grounded definitions of musical genre and style, the aesthetics of jazz, and Afro-modernism

Countries/Regions of Expertise:

Republic of Benin, West Africa

Contact:

spolitz@ufl.edu

130 Music Building
University of Florida
Gainesville FL 32611-5800
(352) 392-0223

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