Suhnne Ahn, Director of the Peabody at Homewood Music Minor Program and faculty member of Peabody’s musicology and liberal arts departments, delivered a paper at the International Beethoven Conference held at Boston University, March 24-27, 2022. Entitled, “Connoisseurship & Elevated Intent: Beyond a Pupil’s Patronage,” Dr. Ahn’s presentation examined the friendship and musical influences between […]
Liberal Arts Assistant Professor Oliver Thorndike’s recent study on Immanuel Kant’s “Theory of Music” was published in the International Journal of Philosophy, Con-Textos Kantianos, on December 16. Thorndike first presented his article at the Seminario Kant y la filosofía clásica alemana (Kant Seminar and German Classical Philosophy) at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México in […]
Peabody Distinguished Visiting Professor Tim Page wrote the obituary for Stephen Sondheim in the Washington Post, covering his impacts and life achievements in musical theatre.
On September 25, liberal arts faculty member Jelena Runić gave a video guest presentation for Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, the first Sino-British university, located in Suzhou, China. The title of the presentation was “English Language Teaching Methods: The Rise and Fall of the Grammar-Translation Method.
On June 22, liberal arts faculty member Jelena Runić gave a video guest lecture for researchers and scholars at the University of Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina. The title of the talk was “Surviving the Research World: Strategies for Journal Article Abstract Writing.”
Faculty member Jelena Runić, liberal arts, published “Strong Pronouns in Slavic and Japanese” in the book Current Developments in Slavic Linguistics: Twenty Years After, based on selected papers from the 11th European conference of Formal Description of Slavic Languages, and a guest paper by Noam Chomsky, pp. 401-410, edited by Teodora Radeva-Bork and Peter Kosta.
Robert Carson, liberal arts, has published the article Susan Sontag: Race, Class, and the Limits of Style on The American Interest. The piece delves into the leftist icon’s blind spot when it comes to race and how it shielded her to the civil rights movement and the reality of how people actually live.
Runić Publishes Journal Article
Daniel H. Foster chairs the Liberal Arts Department at the Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University, beginning in the 2019-20 academic year.
Liberal arts faculty member Dr. Jelena Runić gave a workshop presentation titled “The Power of Universal Grammar: Promoting Diversity and Inclusion in Secondary Education” at the 51st annual meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea (SLE) at Tallinn University, Estonia, August 29 – September 1.