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A Sociological Ear: Listening and Music
A Sociological Ear: Listening and Music
February 28, 2024

The Listening and Music Resource Collection pulls together assignments that ask students to apply sociology to the creation of playlists and analysis of lyrics and provides guidance on teaching students how to listen for learning. 

A woman listening to a podcast
Gregory Kordsmeier; Jamie Oslawski-Lopez
Listening to Podcasts for Class: Tips for Success
February 29, 2024
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Top 10 Hits: Age Messages in Music
Anne Barrett, Skyler Bastow, Rachael Dominguez, Melissa Frost, Cherish Michael, Hope Mimbs, Brianna Soulie
Listening for Age: Analyzing Song Lyrics’ Messages about Age and Aging
April 17, 2023
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The Great Wall of China as seen through a stone arch.
Michael Ohsfeldt
Understanding Goffman’s Dramaturgy through Disney’s Mulan (1998)
March 7, 2022
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Anime action figures on a desk
Aiko Kojima Hibino
Globalizing Japanese Pop Culture
December 27, 2021
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Letisha Engracia Cardoso Brown
Social Inequality Annotated Playlist
April 19, 2021
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David Arditi, Jennifer Miller
Digital Culture - Undergraduate
February 24, 2020
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Yvette A. JEAN
"Every Generation Has a Soundtrack" → Create an original insight piece highlighting music from a specific generation.
May 21, 2019
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Katherine L. Newton
Criminological Theories Through Rap Music
March 24, 2015
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