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Film, Video Jazz & Painting

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  • Jazz & Painting


  • John Szwed discusses relationships between jazz and painting, exploring his interest in how the different arts influence one another.

Event Date

  • April 22, 2017


  • -  John Szwed is the John M. Musser Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, African American Studies and Film Studies at Yale University and an adjunct senior research scholar in the Center for Jazz Studies at Columbia University. He served as 2016-2017 Library of Congress Jazz Scholar.

Running Time

  • 45 minutes 4 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text





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