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Melinda Russell

Professor of Music and M.A. and A.D. Hulings Professor of American Studies, Music

Education & Professional History

Simon's Rock Early College, BA; University of Minnesota, MA; University of Illinois, PhD


At Carleton since 1996.

Organizations & Scholarly Affiliations

American Musicological Society

American Studies Association

Society for American Music

Society for Ethnomusicology

Current Courses

  • Fall 2020
    AMST 115: Introduction to American Studies
  •  
    MUSC 248: Music of South Asia
  • Winter 2021
    MUSC 246: Music in Racism and Antiracism
  • Spring 2022
    MUSC 246: Music in Racism and Antiracism
  •  
    MUSC 247: 1950s/60s American Folk Music Revival