Dr. Miranda L. Crowdus

Dr. Miranda L. Crowdus

Research Assistant
Research Interests:
Ethnomusicology, Musicology, Jewish Studies,
Cultural Studies, Gender Studies, Popular Music Research

Contact: T. 0511-3100-7123
E-mail: Miranda L. Crowdus


  • 2007: BMUS Music History, School of Music, University of Louisville
    (Louisville, KY, USA)
  • 2010: MA Historical Musicology, School of Music, Bangor University
    (Bangor, Wales, UK)
  • 2012: MPhil Musicology, Faculty of Music, University of Cambridge
    (Cambridge, UK)
  • 2015: PhD Ethnomusicology, City University London
    (London, UK; viva passed 06.07.2015)

Professional Experience:

  • 2010: Visiting Lecturer, Faculty of Humanities, University of Louisville
    (Louisville, KY, USA)
  • 2013: Conference Organizer, Centre for Music Studies, City University London (London, UK)
  • 2011–2014: Postgraduate Student Teacher, Centre for Music Studies, City University London (London, UK)
  • 2014–2015: Visiting Lecturer, Department of History and Archaeology, University of Chester (Chester, UK)
  • 2016–: Research Assistant, European Centre for Jewish Music, Hanover University of Music, Drama and Media


  • Crowdus, Miranda: Deviance, Polyvalence and Musical 'Third Space': Negotiating Boundaries of Jewishness at Palestinian Hip Hop Performances, in: Diemling, M. and Ray, L. (Eds.): Boundaries, Identity and Belonging in Modern Judaism, Routledge 2015.
  • Crowdus, Miranda: Review of Ethnographic Encounters in Israel: Poetics and Ethics of Fieldwork. Routledge (Jewish Culture and History) 2014.
  • Crowdus, Miranda: Review of Jewish Contiguities and the Soundtrack of Israeli History. Routledge (Jewish Culture and History) 2016.

Current Research:


For information on the seminars click here:
Vorlesungsverzeichnis der HMTMH.


Last modified: 2018-11-08

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