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Professor Kofi Agawu FBA

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About this Fellow

Music analysis as theory and practice; semiotic applications in music; West African music

Website: http://www.princeton.edu/arts/arts_at_princeton/music/professor_bios/agawu/

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor of Music, Princeton University; Adjunct Professor, The University of Ghana, Legon

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Western European art and architecture 1100-1400; royal and ecclesiastical patronage; the art of liturgy and death; hagiography; wall, panel and manuscript painting; Cambridge illuminated manuscripts; international artistic relations.

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