Soundscapes: Barometers of a Changing World

Monday, February 3, 2014 - 7:00am to 8:30am
Music Building Room 146 1017 N Olive Road Tucson, AZ 85721

Michael Dauphinais hosts a diverse group of artists, writers and scholars for a lively discussion of our world’s sonic environments, the practice of listening closely to the planet’s natural and urban sounds, and the implications of our acoustic surroundings.

Panelists include:
Alison Hawthorne Deming
poet, essayist, Director of UA’s
Creative Writing Department

Stephan Moore
composer, sound artist,
Vice President of the American Society for Acoustic Ecology

Rafe Sagarin
marine ecologist and environmental policy analyst,
Biosphere2 and UA’s Institute of the Environment

Glenn Weyant
musician, sound artist,
creator of the Sonorous Desert City Project and The Anta Project

John Melillo
from UA’s English department
will moderate the discussion.