Session 5, Saturday 14th, 9:00-10:30 am
Location: University of Alberta, Centennial Centre for Interdisciplinary Science, Room 1-140
Earle H. Waugh is Professor Emeritus of Religious Studies and Director of the Centre for the Cross-Cultural Study of Health and Healing in the Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta. His work includes key studies on Music in Muslim countries, and Islam in the West. He has written and edited numerous books including the critically acclaimed The Munshidin of Egypt: Their World and Their Song (1989) and Memory, Music, Religion: Morocco’s Mystical Chanters (2005).