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Sarah Politz

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


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


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University of Florida
Gainesville FL 32611-5800
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