Editorial Introduction


  • Mary Fogarty Woehrel York University, Toronto


Education, Marxism, Protests


This is the Editorial Introduction for Open Issue 9/2

Author Biography

Mary Fogarty Woehrel, York University, Toronto

Mary Fogarty Woehrel is Graduate Program Director in Dance Studies (MA/PhD) and Associate Professor in the Department of Dance at York University. She is currently the President of IASPM-Canada and Co-Chair of Pop Moves.



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Devine, K., 2019. Decomposed: The Political Ecology of Music. MIT Press.

Devine, K. and Alexandrine Boudreault-Fournier (Eds). (forthcoming) Audible Infrastructures: Music, Sound, Media. Oxford University Press.

Frith, S., 2019. Remembrance of Things Past: Marxism and the Study of Popular Music. Twentieth-Century Music, 16(1), pp.141-155.

Gedik, A.C., 2012. Reflections on Popular Music Studies in Turkey. IASPM@ Journal, 2(1-2), pp.51-56. http://dx. doi. org/10.5429/2079-3871 (2011) v2i1-2.6en.

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Kelley, R.D., 2002. Freedom dreams: The black radical imagination. Beacon Press.

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Popular Music: a teacher's guide. Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd.

Pop, rock and ethnic music in school. Cambridge University Press.

Theatrical Work

Stars, Abraham, C, & Russell, Z. 2019. Stars: Together. Stars with Atom Egoyan. [Crow’s Theatre, Toronto, Canada, December 4th, 2019]