• Protest and Survive: A Brief History and Analysis of the Politics of Punk 

    Henry, Dillon Patrick (University of Missouri -- Kansas City, 2018)
    Politics are an important aspect of most punk music, and many authors, avoiding concrete description, paint the genre with a nebulous left-ish brush. This, however, is insufficient at explaining how and why the genre ...
  • Temporal and harmonic concerns in the music of Robert Carl 

    Morel, Daniel Eric (University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2018)
    Robert Carl is a composer-critic based in Hartford, Connecticut. His hyphenated career has involved creating, teaching, and commenting on music for the latter half of the twentieth century up to the present. Initially ...