EducationPh.D., The University of Texas at Austin
PublicationsEditor. Decentering the Nation: Music, Mexicanidad, and Globalization (Lanham: Lexington Books, 2020).
Playing in the Cathedral. Music, Race, and Status in New Spain. (New York: Oxford University Press, 2016).
(MLA Session on Academic Freedom 2024,
ProjectsThe Sound of the Word: Race, Writing, and Transgression in New Spain (in preparation).
MembershipsModern Language Association
American Musicological Society
Society for Ethnomusicology