George Murer

Name: George Murer

Department: Music-Ethnomusicology

Research Interests: Mysticism, poetic genre, subculture, and festive, popular and ritual music in Kurdistan, Khorasan, Iran, Afghanistan, the Persian Gulf and Indian Ocean Region and Berberphone North Africa.

Undergraduate: Bard College

Languages: Persian, Arabic, Turkish, Indonesian, French, German, and to a lesser degree: Türkmen, Tachelhit. Swahili, Kurdish, and Balochi underway!

Contact: gmurer@gc.cuny.edu