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Colorblind and Tone-Deaf

From the December 2020 Print Edition

In November 2019, a controversy broke out at the annual conference of the Society for Music Theory. The plenary lecture, delivered by Hunter College professor Philip Ewell, alleged the existence of elitism, color blindness, ¬≠Eurocentrism, racism, and xenophobia in the field of music theory in North . . . . Continue Reading »