Singing For Life

HIV/AIDS and Music in Uganda

By Gregory Barz

© 2006 – Routledge

276 pages | 33 B/W Illus.

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About the Book

First Published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Reviews

'…he investigates how song texts refer to HIV/AIDS, and how women suffering from HIV/AIDS have become empowered through their music, dance and drama presentations…an excellent book that should be read by medical professionals, social workers and musicologists.' Lois Ann Anderson, University of Wisconsin-Madison

About the Author

Gregory Barz is Assistant Professor of ethnomusicology and anthropology at Vanderbilt University. He lives in Nashville, TN.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MUS000000
MUSIC / General
MUS014000
MUSIC / Ethnic
MUS015000
MUSIC / Ethnomusicology