Events

 

Bamako Sounds

On Thursday September 17th 2015, ethnomusicologist Ryan Skinner presented his new book 'Bamako Sounds: The Afropolitan Ethics of Malian Music'. Dr. Skinner is Assistant Professor of Ethnomusicology at Ohio State University, and currently a visiting researcher in the Department of Cultural Anthropology and Ethnology at Uppsala University. During the lecture dr. Skinner presented different kinds of Malian music and discussed possible answers to the question: What is Malian music? 

Around 30 researchers and students from different departments were present.

 

Dr. Skinner during the lecture

 

The audience listens intently