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Dr. Garrett Field delivers invited lectures at the University of Colombo and U.S. Embassy in Sri Lanka

Dr. Garrett Field delivers invited lectures at the University of Colombo and U.S. Embassy in Sri Lanka

Jul 10, 2017

Garrett Field will give two invited lectures in Sri Lanka un July 2017, while he is conducting research in the country.

 

This summer Dr. Garrett Field, Assistant Professor of Ethnomusicology/Musicology, will deliver two invited lectures in Sri Lanka. Both presentations pertain to his new book Modernizing Composition: Sinhala Song, Poetry, and Politics in Twentieth-Century Sri Lanka (University of California Press, 2017).

[Update:] On July 11, Field delivered a public lecture at the American Center at the U.S. Embassy in Sri Lanka. On July 29, Field will speak at the Centre for Contemporary Indian Studies at the University of Colombo. The title of this speech is North Indian Connections: North Indian Influences on Sinhala Song and Poetry in Twentieth-Century Sri Lanka.

 

Dr. Garrett Field speaking at the American Embassy in Sri LankaDr. Garrett Field speaking at the American Embassy in Sri Lanka, July 11, 2017.

 

Garrett Field on 21st July 2017 at University of ColomboFields speaking on July 21 at the M.B. Ariyapala Auditorium of the Faculty of Arts, University of Colombo.

 
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