Audio / Visual Examples for Publications
Many of my publications make reference to specific scenes, genres, and musical pieces captured on audio and video recordings. This section of the site provides links to both the media and to the original publications.
“Doubleness, mātam, and Muharram drumming in South Asia.” In Pain and its transformation, 331-50., ed. Sarah Coakley and Kay Kaufman Shelemay. Cambridge: Harvard University Press. 2007
Poetics of Sufi Practice
“The Poetics of ‘Sufi’ Practice: Drumming, Dancing, and Complex Agency at Madho Lāl Husain (And Beyond).” American Ethnologist 33(2): 246-268. (Reprinted 2010 in Islam and Society in Pakistan: Anthropological Perspectives, ed. Magnus Marsden. Karachi: OUP) 2006