Category: Basil

It’s a Boston University party in Rome

Next month, six scholars from Boston University will descend on Rome to present at the International Musicological Society Congress, which runs July 1-7, 2012. The complete conference program is available online; I myself will...

Summer of Hindi

Summer of Hindi

I spent this summer at the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s South Asia Summer Language Institute (SASLI), studying Hindi with the legendary pedagogue Virendra Singh. Highly recommended!

Did I Say England?

Did I Say England?

I meant “England and Italy”. My paper “La Fille du Régiment and the Construction of French Patriotism and Identity in the Inter- Empire Period” has been accepted to the conference VIVA V.E.R.D.I. –  La...