Wouter Capitain

Wouter Capitain studied Musicology and Art Studies at the University of Amsterdam (UvA), where he graduated in August 2013 with a thesis titled ‘Performing the Orient: Edward Said’s (and Giuseppe Verdi’s) Aida. As from September 2013, he is an external PhD candidate at the Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis (ASCA), with research on Edward Said’s publications on music. He worked as student-assistant at the Institute for Musicology at the UvA from November 2011 to July 2013, and since August 2013 he is research- and teaching assistant at the same institute.