Faculty

Mitchell Morris

Professor

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Musicology


Mitchell Morris specializes in music at the fin-de-siècle, Russian and Soviet music, 20th century American music, opera, rock and soul, and gay/lesbian studies. He has published essays on gay men and opera, disco and progressive rock, musical ethics, and contemporary music in journals such as repercussions andAmerican Music as well as in collections such as Beyond Structural Hearing?, Musicology and Difference, En travesti, and Audible Traces.

He is currently preparing a book entitled The Persistence of Sentiment: Essays on Pop Music in the 70s and at work on a project entitled Echo of Wilderness: Music, Nature, and Nation in the United States, 1880–1945.