Thursday, August 29 // 7PM // FREE
Dr. E. Michael Harrington will discuss Musical and Cultural Counterinfluences - Making My Inner Indian from Norwegian Wood to Mississippi Masala, Beatles, Bollywood, and Beyond. The lecture will explore the counterinfluences, mash-ups, and appropriations of Indian and North American music and culture. Audio and visual for this address will include movies ranging from Wonderwall, Mississippi Masala, and Slumdog Millionaire, as well as the music from The Beatles, Miles Davis, Trilok Gurtu, Ravi Shankar, Frank Zappa, Britney Spears, Raul Malo, techno, EMD, and more. Click here for more information and read more from al.com!