Grants

Carnegie Mellon University

To support the orchestral debut of and related materials for “Casop: A Requiem for Rice,” a contemporary classical musical piece about the enslavement of black people in the South Carolina and Georgia Lowcountry and the underappreciated exploitation of their technologies for growing rice

  • Amount $125,000
  • City Pittsburgh, PA
  • Investigator Edda Fields-Black
  • Year 2019
  • Program Public Understanding
  • Sub-program New Media