DoH_HNYFor the Daughters of Harlem: Working in Sound is a multi-year project inviting girls and young women of color from Harlem high schools to Columbia University to engage with music—as composers, improvisers, sound artists, and thinkers—under the guidance of faculty, graduate students, and invited workshop leaders.

HNY LogoA two-day iteration of the workshop will take place on October 13 & 20, 2018, supported by an Action Grant from Humanities New York and a Public Outreach Grant from Columbia University’s Center for Science and Society, and additional funds from the Society of Fellows / Heyman Center for the Humanities, the Institute for Research on Women, Gender, and Sexuality, the Department of Sociology, the Center for Ethnomusicology, and the Department of Music at Columbia University.

Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed by this program do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.


The inaugural Daughters workshop took place on April 28, 2018, funded by a seed grant from the Collaborative to Advance Equity through Research at Columbia University. caetr-header.jpg