Sound as Theory 1863–2014: from Hermann Von Helmholtz to SalomÉ Voegelin

Authored by: Schulze Holger

The Routledge Companion to Sound Studies

Print publication date:  November  2018
Online publication date:  October  2018

Print ISBN: 9781138854253
eBook ISBN: 9781315722191
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Holger Schulze is Full Professor in Musicology at the University of Copenhagen and principal investigator at the Sound Studies Lab. He serves as curator for the Haus der Kulturen der Welt Berlin and as founding editor of the book series Sound Studies. His research focus is the cultural history of the senses, sound in popular culture, and the anthropology of media. He was invited Visiting Professor at the Musashino Art University in Tokyo, at the Leuphana Universität Lüneburg, at the Berlin University of the Arts, and the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. He is Associated Investigator at the cluster of excellence Image Knowledge Gestaltung at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and Vice Chair of the European Sound Studies Association. He writes for Neue Zeitschrift für Musik, Seismograf, Merkur, Freitag, TEXTE ZUR KUNST, Positionen. Book publications: Intimität und Medialität (Avinus Verlag, 2012), Gespür (Textem Verlag, 2014), Sound as Popular Culture (MIT Press, 2016, ed.), The Sonic Persona (Bloomsbury Press, 2018).

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