Past Event

Yoko Suzuki - Comparing Domains of Improvisation

December 2, 2021
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Event Description

Yoko Suzuki joins Comparing Domains of Improvisation for a presentation and discussion about her research, which explores the intersection of race, gender, and sexuality in jazz performance.

Yoko Suzuki earned a PhD in ethnomusicology and a PhD certificate in gender, sexuality, and women’s studies at the University of Pittsburgh. Her research has been published in several academic journals, including Black Music Research JournalAmerican Music Review, and Gender, Education, Music, and Society. She currently teaches at the University of Pittsburgh and performs as a jazz saxophonist.

Event Speaker

Yoko Suzuki, saxophonist and scholar

Event Information

Free and open to the public; RSVP required via Eventbrite. Registered attendees will receive an event link shortly before the seminar begins. Please contact the group organizer, Jessie Cox, at [email protected] with any questions. This event is sponsored by the Presidential Scholars in Society and Neuroscience program at Columbia University.