Danielle Fosler-Lussier is the author of two books: Music Divided: Bartók’s Legacy in Cold War Culture (University of California Press, 2007); and Music in America’s Cold War Diplomacy (University of California Press, 2015). The latter book is accompanied by an online database of U.S. cultural presentations from the 1950s to the 1980s.

A course book, entitled Music on the Move, is forthcoming from the University of Michigan Press.


BA, University of Pennsylvania

DAAD Scholar, University of Hamburg

MA, PhD, University of California, Berkeley

Postdoctoral Fellow, Princeton University Society of Fellows in the Liberal Arts

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