Diversity is routinely invoked as a lofty but inconsequential abstraction. A true cultivation of identity diversity can help us to engage with our environment in a more immediate way, toward the betterment of all involved.
Author: Marilyn Nonken
Marilyn Nonken, "one of the greatest interpreters of new music" (American Record Guide), is Associate Professor of Music and Director of Piano Studies at New York University. Her writings includeThe Spectral Piano: From Liszt, Scriabin, and Debussy to the Digital Age (Cambridge, 2015), and Identity and Diversity in New Music: The New Complexities (Routledge, 2019).