Podcast #6: The Sound of Music: Art and Ritual with Dr. Carolyn M. Laferrière

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Peopling the Past

On this episode of the Peopling the Past Podcast, we hear from Dr. Carolyn M. Laferrière, who you’ll recognize as a co-host of this podcast. Here, she discusses the role of music, art and religious ritual in the context of the Vari Cave, and the ways in which we can use the framework of sensoryscapes to understand how ancient peoples would have experienced this sacred space.

Dr. Laferrière is a Postdoctoral Scholar and Teaching Fellow at the University of Southern California’s Center for the Premodern World. Previously, she was a PostdoctoralAssociate with Archaia, Yale University’s Interdisciplinary Program for the Study of the Ancient World, as well as a Lecturer in theDepartments of the History of Art and Classics.

Looking for additional research on these topics? Check out these articles by Dr. Laferrière:

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