Graduate Teaching Assistant

Email: kapabst@live.unc.edu
Office: 303 Bingham Hall
Office Hours: Tuesdays & Thursdays 12:15-1:15PM

 

 

 

Education

BA, Communication Studies, The University of Alabama

MA, Communication, Wake Forest University

Biography

Kevin’s research interests include media and technology studies, musicology, and streaming studies. Broadly speaking, he is interested in the evolution of the music landscape in the era of streaming and how platformization is changing the art form, cultural form, and work form of music. Most recently, his work has focused on the policing of genre boundaries by music arbiters as digital platforms disrupt longstanding power structures.