Research and Publications

Books

In progress     Sound Relations: Frontiers of Indigenous Modernity and American Music in Alaska

Journal Articles

In progress     “The ‘Sound of Eskimo,’ Sounding Inuit: Unsettling Colonial Logics of Gender and Race in Tanya Tagaq Gillis’ Reclamation of Nanook of the North

Under Review     with Jessica Gutierrez, “Revitalizing Native American Music and Dance Curriculum at UC Davis through Research into Teaching, Student Learning, and Assessment,” for the American Indian Culture and Research Journal special issue “Cultural Competence to Ensure Native American Student Success in Higher Education: Perspectives and Prospects,” ed. Robert Keith Collins.

2013                “A Tribalography of Alaska Native Presence in Academia.” In American Indian Culture and Research Journal 37 (3): 3-27. Special issue “Reducing Barriers to Native American Student Success in Higher Education: Challenges and Best Practices,” ed. Robert Keith Collins.

2012                “Pamyua’s Akutaq: Traditions of Modern Inuit Modalities in Alaska.” In MUSICultures (formerly the Canadian Journal for Traditional Music) 39 (1): 7-41. Special issue “Indigenous Modernities,” eds. Beverley Diamond, Kati Szego, and Heather Sparling.

Book Chapters

Under review  “Sound Quantum, and the Predicament of Audible Indigeneity in Flying Wild Alaska.” In Music and Modernity Among First Peoples of North America, eds. Victoria Lindsay Levine and Dylan Robinson.

2017   “Audiovisualizing Iñupiaq Men and Masculinities On The Ice.” In Critically Sovereign: Indigenous Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies, ed. Joanne Barker. Durham: Duke University Press.

2012                “Voices from the Jazz Wilderness: Locating Pacific Northwest Jazz Choir Culture.” In Jazz/Not Jazz: The Music and Its Boundaries, eds. David Ake, Charles Hiroshi Garrett, and Daniel Goldmark. Berkeley: University of California Press. 219-236.

Reviews

2016   Indigenous Pop: Native American Music from Jazz to Hip Hop by Jeff Berglund, Jan Johnson, and Kimberli A Lee, eds.” In American Indian Culture and Research Journal.

2014                Aboriginal Music in Contemporary Canada: Echoes and Exchanges by Anna Hoefnagels and Beverley Diamond, eds.” In Yearbook for Traditional Music 46: W1-3.

2007                “Charles Mingus, Music Written for Monterey, 1965 Not Heard … Played in its Entirety at UCLA, Vol. 1 & 2. By Charles Mingus. JWS 013/014 (2 CDs), 2006.” Journal of the Society for American Music 1 (4): 543–546.

Encyclopedia Entries

2013                “Fitzgerald, Ella.” In The Grove Dictionary of American Music, edited by Charles Hiroshi Garrett. New York: Oxford University Press. Vol. 3: 305-306.

2013                “Lee, Jeanne.” In The Grove Dictionary of American Music, edited by Charles Hiroshi Garrett. New York: Oxford University Press. Vol. 5: 81.

2013                “McRae, Carmen.” In The Grove Dictionary of American Music, edited by Charles Hiroshi Garrett. New York: Oxford University Press. Vol. 5: 331-332.

2013                “Manhattan Transfer.” In The Grove Dictionary of American Music, edited by Charles Hiroshi Garrett. New York: Oxford University Press. Vol. 5: 360.

2013                “Tiulana, Paul.” In The Grove Dictionary of American Music, edited by Charles Hiroshi Garrett. New York: Oxford University Press. Vol. 8: 218.

2013                “Vocal Jazz Ensemble.” In The Grove Dictionary of American Music, edited by Charles Hiroshi Garrett. New York: Oxford University Press. Vol. 8: 377-378.

Native American Studies