Music Provides Instrumental Twist for Ph.D. Candidate's Research

Monday, March 2, 2020
Hannah Grimm

Music Provides Instrumental Twist for Ph.D. Candidate's Research

After spending nearly a decade studying post-conflict life in northern Uganda, Matthew Sebastian was looking for an NGO that would be comfortable working with him while he studied the effects of humanitarian action on young people and how they navigate the limits and possibilities that intervention creates. While sitting in the meeting room of an NGO in Kampala, he noticed the many guitars, drums, and other instruments lining the walls and asked about them.

He didn’t expect the answer to transform his Ph.D. research.  Read more....