Center for Southeast Asian Studies (CSEAS)
Time: 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
1636 SSWB/International Institute
1080 S. University Ave, Ann Arbor
Jennifer Fraser is assistant professor of Ethnomusicology at Oberlin College. Her areas of expertise are: West Sumatra, Gong ensembles, ethnicity, gender, Islam, and natural disasters. Her most recent publication is "Pop Song as Custom: Weddings, Entrepreneurs, and Ethnicity in West Sumatra" in the journal Ethnomusicology 55(2): 200-228, 2011.