Media Arts and Culture

MAAC3793East Coast Music (O) (Cross-Listed: CCS 3793, MUS 3793)3 ch (3C)
The relationship between music and East Coast identity is the focus of this course that covers a range of music styles, regional differences, and contemporary modes. The theme uniting the various case studies is the importance of music to the region's culture(s). The subject also allows for a broader reflection on music's importance to identity. Topics may range from Cape Breton fiddle, through Halifax hip-hop.