Back To Schedule
Sunday, April 29 • 9:00am - 11:00am
Women at the Foundations of Rock Writing

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, leave feedback and see who's attending!

  1. Norma Coates "What’s So Bad About Groovy? Teen Magazines of the mid-1960s as Proto-Rolling Stone"
  2. Kevin Dettmar "Born of the Gossip Pages: Jane Scott, Lillian Roxon, and Rock Writing in/on the Margins"
  3. Sean Latham "Thinking Twice: Bob Dylan in the Magazines"
  4. David R. Shumway "Ellen Willis: (American) Cultural Studies Avant la Lettre"
Moderator: Jenn Pelly


Norma Coates

Norma Coates is Associate Professor with a joint appointment in the Don Wright Faculty of Music and the Faculty of Information and Media Studies at the University of Western Ontario. Her publications include articles about gender and popular music, sound studies, and transmedia engagements... Read More →
avatar for Kevin Dettmar

Kevin Dettmar

Kevin Dettmar is W. M. Keck Professor and Chair of English at Pomona College. He is past editor of the Journal of Popular Music Studies; co-editor of Bloomsbury’s 33 1/3 series; editor of The Cambridge Companion to Bob Dylan; co-editor (with Jonathan Lethem) of Shake It Up: Great... Read More →

Sean Latham

Sean Latham is the Walter Endowed Chair of English at the University of Tulsa where he serves as Director of the Oklahoma Center for the Humanities and Co-Director of the newly established Bob Dylan Research Institute.  He has written or edited eight books on modern literature and... Read More →

Jenn Pelly

Jenn Pelly is a Contributing Editor at Pitchfork and author of The Raincoats, a volume in the 33 ⅓ series on the British feminist punk band. Her writing has appeared in Rolling Stone, SPIN, The Wire, The Village Voice, and Teen Vogue. She lives in New York."In the Sea of Possibility... Read More →

David R. Shumway

David R. Shumway is Professor of English, and Literary and Cultural Studies, and the founding Director of the Humanities Center at Carnegie Mellon University. His most recent book is Rock Star: The Making of Musical Icons from Elvis to Springsteen (2014).  He has published numerous... Read More →

Sunday April 29, 2018 9:00am - 11:00am PDT
Learning Labs MoPOP, 325 5th Avenue N, Seattle, WA 98109