Denise Elif Gill

​Assistant Professor of Ethnomusicology, of Jewish, Islamic, and Near Eastern Languages and Cultures (Affiliate), and of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (Affiliate)
PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara
BM, University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign
research interests:
  • Sound and Listening in Relation to Power and Privilege
  • Gender and Sexualities
  • Islam
  • Spirituality
  • Health
  • Disability
  • Memory
  • Social Justice

contact info:

mailing address:

  • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
  • CB 1032
  • ONE BROOKINGS DR.
  • ST. LOUIS, MO 63130-4899

Denise Elif Gill is an ethnomusicologist whose work focuses on the musical and cultural practices of Turkey and the land and seas formally under Ottoman control, with particular attention to the multiple dialogic processes that arise in the intersections of music-making and affective practice.

For more information, visit Denise Elif Gill's department profile.