Congratulations to GSS Professor, Dr. Nelson Varas-Diaz, whose co-edited section in the new issue of "Metal Music Studies" came out today! Check out all of the articles for contributions from Argentina, Brazil, El Salvador, Cuba, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic and Peru, and be sure to see his article,"Metal in Latin America".
Modern Heavy Metal Conference 2018 Keynote: "Decolonial Metal Music" by Professor Nelson Varas-Diaz.
Professor Nelson Varas-Díaz’s ethnographic film, "The Metal Islands: Culture, History and Politics in Caribbean Heavy Metal Music,"[…]
Dr. Billy Hall (GSS Ph.D. 2016) has been appointed to a two-year postdoctoral position at the University of Maryland [...]
Faraji Miller was awarded one of ten Hispanic Serving Institutions Pathways Scholarships from FIU. […]
Rayna Rusenko was awarded a National Science Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant in the amount of $11,940 [...]
Dr. Billy Hall, Charles Heck, and Oceane Jasor have been appointed Visiting Postdoctoral Associates in GSS. […]
GSS Professor Dr. Nelson Varas-Díaz recently released a video documentary based on his ethnographic research with heavy metal music communities […]
Joshua Mullenite accepted into Christine Mirzayan Science & Tech. Policy Graduate Fellowship Program
Joshua Mullenite, GSS doctoral candidate, has just been named a Fellow for the 2017 Christine Mirzayan Science and Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program sponsored by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.
Abby Gondek has been awarded a $16,000 research grant from the Reed Foundation's Ruth Landes Memorial Research Fund[...]