Research, Projects, and Symposia

Selected Publications and In-Progress Works


Under Contract. Sound Relations: Alaska Native Histories of Music. In the “American Musicspheres” series, ed. Mark Slobin. Oxford University Press.

In Progress. Keywords for an Indigenized Sound Studies, co-edited with Trevor Reed.

Journals Guest-Edited

Forthcoming 2019. “Music, Indigeneity and Colonialism in the Americas.” Journal of the Society for American Music. Special Issue, co-edited with Gabriel Solis.

Journal Articles

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,” edited by Robert Keith Collins.

2012. “Pamyua’s Akutaq: Traditions of Modern Inuit Modalities in Alaska.” In MUSICultures 39 (1): 7–41. Special Issue, “Indigenous Modernities,” edited by Beverley Diamond, Kati Szego, and Heather Sparling.

Book Chapters

2019“Inuit Sound Worlding and Audioreelism in Flying Wild Alaska.” In Music and Modernity Among First Peoples of North America, edited by Victoria Lindsay Levine and Dylan Robinson, 174-197. Middletown: Wesleyan University Press.

2017“Audiovisualizing Iñupiaq Men and Masculinities On The Ice.” In Critically Sovereign: Indigenous Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies, edited by Joanne Barker, 127-68. Duke University Press.

2012“Voices from the Jazz Wilderness: Locating Pacific Northwest Jazz Choir Culture.” In Jazz/Not Jazz: The Music and Its Boundaries, edited by David Ake, Charles H. Garrett, and Daniel Goldmark, 219–36. University of California Press.

Projects & Symposia

Native American Studies