Institute for Popular Music

Lecture Series, 2013-2014

September 18, 2013, 7 pm


"Pink Floyd's Interstellar Journey to The Dark Side of the Moon"

Shaugn O'Donnell (City College, City University of New York)

Hubbell Auditorium


November 20, 2013, 7 pm

"Stonewall, The Second Wave, and Jazz Hands: The Origins of the 1970s Adult Musical"Elizabeth

Elizabeth Wollman (Baruch College, City University of New York)

Gowen Room



January 22, 2014, 7 pm

"I Am Hip Hop: Religion and Identity Construction in the Music of Erykah Badu"  

Margarita Guillory (University of Rochester)

Gowen Room 



February 5, 2014, 7 pm (Beatles Celebration Lecture)

"The Beatles and Their Gear"

Andy Babiuk, author

Dewey 1-101



February 9, 2014, 2 pm (Beatles Celebration Lecture)

"Instant Combustion: Fairly Sensational, Dramatic, Wonderful, Funny, Exciting!"

Walter Everett (University of Michigan)

Lower Strong Auditorium



March 26, 2014, 7 pm

"I'm Looking Through You: Black Britons in the Rise of British Rock and Roll"

Lauren Onkey (Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum)

Gowen Room

Past Lectures