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Graul Chair in Arts and Languages

2nd Dayton Funk Symposium

This symposium brings together scholars, teachers, students and performing artists to explore and experience the innovative African American Funk music movement that put Dayton, Ohio, on the map in the 1970s and 1980s, leading to its identification as the World Capitol of Funk. 

The event was made possible in part by a Culture Works special project grant and The Montgomery County Arts and Cultural District.

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Additional Information

Additional symposium support was provided by the College of Arts and Sciences, Office of the Dean, and the Department of Music through a bequest from the George Zimmerman American Music Fund.

CONTACT

Graul Chair in Arts and Languages

O'Reilly Hall
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 1549
937-229-2611