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Guide to BIPOC musicians and related literature

This guide supports research on the musical traditions and scholarship of BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Colour) individuals and groups.

Theses and Dissertations

A curated list of recent dissertations and theses covering topics related to BIPOC music and / or racialized music. Sorted alphabetically by author last name. To find additional resources you can search ProQuest. Keep in mind, when searching for sources on BIPOC musicians and musical traditions, it may be useful to keep in mind some of the common subject headings used by UTL for different groups and individuals. For more tips on searching check out our Search Tips.