The 2021 Pop Convergence: A Virtual Pop Conference, April 22-25th
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Alexandra T. Vazquez

New York University
Associate Professor, Department of Performance Studies
Alexandra T. Vazquez is Associate Professor in the Department of Performance Studies at NYU. Her book, Listening in Detail: Performances of Cuban Music (Duke 2013), won the American Studies Association’s Lora Romero Book Prize in 2014. Her work has been featured in NPR’s “Turning the Tables”, small axe, American Quarterly, Social Text, women and performance, and the Journal of Popular Music Studies; and in the edited volumes Nonstop Metropolis: A New York City Atlas, The Tide Was Always High, Reggaeton, and Pop When the World Falls Apart. Vazquez is from Miami, Florida.  Her latest book The Florida Room is forthcoming from Duke University Press in March 2022