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Dionne Brand sits down with broadcaster and Governor General Award-Winning author Thomas King to discuss King's photo exhibition, "Sound Check: The Jazz Photography of Thomas King."


This website archives the ICASP project (2007-13), which explored musical improvisation as a model for social change and helped to develop the field of Critical Studies in Improvisation. In 2013 this field was formalized with the creation of the International Institute for Critical Studies in Improvisation (IICSI). Please visit the IICSI website for current activity.

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Our research collection provides a freely available online repository of cutting-edge work in the dynamic, emergent field of Improvisation Studies.


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