Hearing Place in Music

By: Travis D. Stimeling (West Virginia University) // In his book Space and Place: The Perspective of Experiences, cultural geographer Yi-Fu Tuan defines place as “centers of felt value where biological needs, such as those for food, water, rest, and procreation, are satisfied.”1 It is in place, most cultural geographers argue, that we make meaning of … Continue reading Hearing Place in Music