Alexandra Hui

Alexandra Hui is Associate Professor at the Department of History at Mississippi State University. Her scholarly interest lies in how new forms of listening came into being, and possibly faded away. She asks how the shifting of listening practices relates to scientific understandings of auditory perception. On these topics she has published the book The Psychophysical Ear: Musical Experiments, Experimental Sounds, 1840-1910 (2012).

As of November 2018