Dr. Julia Hamilton Defends Dissertation

May 27, 2021

The Department warmly congratulates Dr. Julia Hamilton, who on May 26, 2021 successfully defended her Ph.D. dissertation in Historical Musicology entitled "Political Songs in Polite Society: Singing about Africans in the Time of the British Abolition Movement, 1787 to 1807. The dissertation was advised by Elaine Sisman and the committee also included Giuseppe Gerbino, Julia Doe, Christopher Brown, and Jeanice Brooks (University of Southampton).

Congratulations, Julia!