Table of contents for The other side of nowhere : jazz, improvisation, and communities in dialogue / edited by Daniel Fischlin and Ajay Heble.

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Ingrid Monson Preface
I. Introduction
1. Daniel Fischlin and Ajay Heble The Other Side of Nowhere: Jazz, Improvisation, and Communities in Dialogue
II. Performers Improvise
2. Michael Snow A Composition on Improvisation
3. Pauline Oliveros Harmonic Anatomy: Women in Improvisation
4. Dana Reason "Navigable Structures and Transforming Mirrors": Improvisation and Interactivity
III. Between and Across Cultures
5. Jason Stanyek Transmissions of an Interculture: Pan African Jazz and Intercultural Improvisation
6. George E. Lewis Improvised Music After 1950: Afrological and Eurological Perspectives
7. Michael Dessen Improvising in a Different Clave: Steve Coleman, The Mystic Rhythm Society, and AfroCuba de Matanzas
IV. Social Practice and Identity
8. Mark Anthony Neal ". . . A Way Out of No Way": Jazz, Hip Hop, and Black Social Improvisation
9. Julie Dawn Smith Playing Like a Girl: The Queer Laughter of the Feminist Improvising Group
10. Sherrie Tucker Bordering on Community: Improvising Women Improvising Women-in-Jazz
11. Marshall Soules Improvising Character: Jazz, the Actor, and Protocols of Improvisation
12. Krin Gabbard Improvisation and Imitation: Marlon Brando as Jazz Actor
13. Michael Jarrett Cutting Sides: Jazz Record Producers and Improvisation
Postlude: Collaborative Dissonances
14. Eddie Prévost The Discourse of a Dysfunctional Drummer:Collaborative Dissonances, Improvisation, and Cultural Theory
15. Nathaniel Mackey Paracritical Hinge
16. John Corbett Out of Nowhere: Meditations on DeleuzianMusic, Anti-Cadential Strategies,and Endpoints in Improvisation
Daniel Fischlin, Ajay Heble, Toward Further Dialogue: A Bibliography on Benjamin Lefebvre Improvisation
List of Contributors

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Jazz History and criticism, Improvisation (Music) History and criticism, Jazz Social aspects