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​South Side Impresarios: How Race Women Transformed Chicago's Classical Music Scene (University of Illinois Press, Autumn 2024).

Selected Chapters & Articles

“The Art of the Black Feminist Scholar-Performer,” American Music 40 no. 4 (2022): 487–491.

“Nora Douglas Holt’s Teachings of a Black Classical Canon,” The Oxford Handbook of Public Music Theory, ed. J. Daniel Jenkins (Oxford University Press, 2022).


“Restaging Respectability: The Subversive Performances of Josephine Baker and Nora Holt in Jazz-Age Paris,” Angelaki: Journal of the Theoretical Humanities 27 no. 3–4 (2022): 112–124.

“Chicago, the 'City We Love to Call Home!': Intersectionality, Narrativity, and Locale in the Music of Florence Beatrice Price and Theodora Sturkow Ryder,” American Music 39, no. 1 (2021): 1–40.

Winner of the 2023 Society for American Music's Irving Lowens Article Award 

“Composing a Symphonist: Florence Price and the Hand of Black Women’s Fellowship,” Women and Music: A Journal of Gender and Culture 24 (2020): 7–27.

Photograph by Ian Wallman

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