Articles and Talks

"Climate Soul: Climate Change, Song and the Geopolitics of Deep Feeling." To be presented at Responses in Music to Climate Changea conference at The Graduate Center (CUNY) in New York City, under the auspices of The Brook Center for Music Research and Documentation. 

Priya Parrotta (2019). When Oceans Meet: Musical Diversity, Environmentalism and Dialogue in a Changing World. In Musiké 7.1, Conciencias Sonoras: Reflexiones Pos-María desde la música y el arte al Cambio Climático. 

Priya Parrotta (2019). Soundwaves: Political and Musical Exchange between Students and Activists in the Caribbean and Pacific Islands. In Musiké 7.1, Conciencias Sonoras: Reflexiones Pos-María desde la música y el arte al Cambio Climático.

Priya Parrotta (2019). "Como la ley se encuentra con la cultura: Lecciones ambientales(istas) de la política de reparación de Brasil." Presentada en el 1er Congreso Antropológico -- Presencia Africana en América, en la Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México en Toluca, México.  

Priya Parrotta (2019). “As Law Meets Culture: Environmental(ist) Lessons from Brazil’s Politics of Reparation.” Presented at the 44th Annual Caribbean Studies Association (CSA) conference in Santa Marta, Colombia. 

Priya Parrotta (2019). “Cross-Cultural Environmental Solidarity through World Music.” Presented at the 44th Annual CSA conference in Santa Marta, Colombia.

Priya Parrotta (2019). "'Where the Light Enters You:' Nature, Culture and the Ghazal in the Greater Caribbean." Presented at Puentes Caribeños: Art Music from Across the Caribbean, a symposium at the Conservatory of Music of Puerto Rico. 


Priya Parrotta (2018). “From Forests to Music: Perspectives on the Public Sphere.” Presented at "The Stoichiometry of Research, Education and Conservation" in Río Piedras, Puerto Rico; and published in Acta Científica 31(1-3), pp. 137-9. 

Priya Parrotta (2018). "Sound and the City: Music for Climate Awareness in Urban Spaces." In Green Sun Cities, an online campaign to create awareness of the green economy in cities in the Global South.

Priya Parrotta (2018). “Silence Revisited.” Presented in absentia by Nick Faraclas at Talk and Silence: Language in Colonial Contexts, a conference in Cairo, Egypt.


Priya Parrotta (2017). "Listening in a Time of Climate Change." New Music Box.  

Priya Parrotta (2017). "Ecological Wisdom, Living Soundscapes." New Music Box.

Priya Parrotta (2017). "Composing Interdependence: Songs Along the Nile." New Music Box.  


Priya Parrotta (2017). "Music and Social/Cultural Resilience." New Music Box

Priya Parrotta (2017). “Music Across Pipelines: Songs from Standing Rock.” Media Diversified


Priya Parrotta (2017). “Listening to Huracán María.” Faith Initiative.

Music & the Earth International

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