Knowing Pandora in sound: acoustemology and ecomusicological imagination in Cameron's Avatar
Avatar, acoustemology, ethnomusicology, indigenous peoples, environmental activism
Using the music in James Cameron's Avatar, and drawing upon four case studies on ethnomusicology, this chapter reflects upon a way of knowing-through-sound called acoustemology.
MacDonald, Michael B. "Knowing Pandora in Sound: Acoustemology and Ecomusicological Imagination in Cameron's Avatar." In Avatar and Nature Spirituality, edited by Bron Taylor, 261-276. Waterloo, Ontario: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2013.
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