Collter Harper Wins Outstanding Paper Award for 2008 Grad Student Expo

Congratulations to Colter Harper who received an award for Outstanding Paper at the University's 2008 Graduate Student Expo. Harper, who is a PhD candidate (ethnomusicology) and Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship winner, gave a paper titled "The Chitlin Circuit: The Embodiment of Jazz in Physical Space and Social Action." Also participating from the Department of Music were Yuko Eguchi (ethnomusicology), Ben Harrison (composition), and Kerrith Livengood (composition and theory).