- Expressive Culture (346)
- Anthropology of World Beat (444/544)
- Anthropology of Music and Sound (448/548)
- New Guinea Representations (449/549)
- Anthropology of the Senses (530)
- Anthropology of Place (530)
Hofstra University, Anthropology and Music, BA summa cum laude 1971
Indiana University, Anthropology, Linguistics, Ethnomusicology, PhD 1979
Dissertation: “Sound and Sentiment”
Cultural poetics and politics; aesthetics, sound, senses and media; world music; globalization, cosmopolitanisms and modernities; place; Papua New Guinea, West Africa
Jazz Cosmopolitanism in Accra: Five Musical Years in Ghana, 2012, Duke
University Press book; companion 3 DVD and 10 CD issued by VoxLox.
Sound and Sentiment, 2012, 3rd/30th anniversary edition, Duke University
Press; companion 4 CD issued by Smithsonian Folkways.
Ciné-ethnography: Jean Rouch, 2003, University of Minnesota Press
Bright Balkan Morning: Romani Lives and the Power of Music in Greek
Macedonia, 2002, Wesleyan University Press (with Angeliki and Charles Keil
and Dick Blau).
Kaluli-Tok Pisin-English Dictionary, 2000, Pacific Linguistics, Australian
National University Press (with B.B. Schieffelin).