We Demand Love: Musical Affects and Political Transformation in São Paulo, Brazil

Friday, February 2, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:50 pm, Schoenberg Music Building - Room B544

Lecture by Shannon Garland

See below for additional information.


Free and open to the public.


(310) 825-5947



Additional Information

Shannon Garland received her M.A. and Ph.D. in ethnomusicology from Columbia University. Examining media circulation, band touring, and live performance in the context of emerging music industry organizations,

Dr. Garland's work addresses affect, aesthetics and sociality in the production of differential economies of value. Her book project, For the Love: Independent Music, Affect, and Labor in Brazil and Beyond, traces the interrelationships between cultural finance, social networking, and live performance, to show how aesthetic judgement forms through both global political economy and the intimate politics of social relationships.

Dr. Garland serves as the 2017-2019 chair of the Economic Ethnomusicology Special Interest Group within the Society of Ethnomusicology.

Part of the Nazir Ali Jairazbhoy Colloquium Series.

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