Category Archives: Book

Homecoming Queens & the Soundtracking of a Research-based Novel

After first publishing Cigarettes & Wine (see review in Symbolic Interaction) and later beginning my own independent series of sociological and queer based southern stories with Essence, I released my second research-based novel in the Social Fictions Series earlier this month – … Continue reading

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Music Book wins Cooley Award 2014 – Rock ‘n Roll Joe Kotarba! #sssi

We congratulate Joe Kotarba for winning the 2014 Charles Horton Cooley Award for Best Book: Baby Boomer Rock ‘n’ Roll Fans. The award is annually presented by the Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction.

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Book for Review? “Revisiting Symbolic Interaction in Music”

One of the books that I have been sent to review by a publisher is the latest edition of Studies in Symbolic Interaction that has a focus on ‘Music’.  If you are interested in reviewing the book and are not … Continue reading

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Becker and Faulkner’s Thinking together

Howard Becker and Rob Faulkner have published an ebook “Thinking Together” in which they use their long-standing email debate to reflect on the problem of cooperation, both amongst jazz musicians and academic researchers. The book is currently being discussed over … Continue reading

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