The Cost of Music: Environmental Lunchtime Discussion

What are recordings made of, and what happens to them when they are disposed of? Kyle Devine talks on the environmental cost of music.

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Kyle Devine is Head of Research and Associate Professor in the Department of Musicology at the University of Oslo. He specializes in musical culture since 1900, with a focus on sound technology and an approach that combines music studies with media studies and cultural sociology. His book about the environmental and human costs of music will be published this autumn.

About the event

The OSEH Environmental Lunchtime Discussion series consists of short, 10-15 minute presentations by invited guests, followed by a discussion. We will invite speakers from a wide variety of fields, both academic and beyond. The presentations are accessible and are aimed at anyone with an interest in environmental issues. All are welcome, please feel free to bring your own lunch. Coffee will be served.

Tags: Environmental Humanities, HF, IKOS, OSEH, Climate Change, Environment, Music Technology, Music and nature, Music Production
Published Apr. 29, 2019 9:55 AM - Last modified May 29, 2019 4:11 PM