Black Music Culture Area Description

The Black Music Culture Area provides a scholarly forum for members of the PCA and ACA to share and disseminate their research about "black music" (broadly defined and including all forms and styles from all times and geographic locations), the connection between black music and "culture" (broadly defined), and the social processes and systems and related art forms intertwined in the representation, identities, production, regulation, and consumption of black musics.

Black Music Culture Area information is located on the area web page. General conference information can be found at the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association conference web site at