Jennifer Iverson is an Associate Professor of Music and the Humanities at the University of Chicago, where she teaches in sound studies and disability studies. Her first book is Electronic Inspirations: Technologies of the Cold War Musical Avant-Garde (Oxford University Press, 2019).
Unstable Modernism in the Barron Studio
Mid-century modernism in music largely flowed in two streams. One was the austere, hermetic music of composers such as Milton Babbitt, Pierre Boulez, and Karlheinz Stockhausen.