Graduate student Nicholas Mangialardi presents research in US and UK

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AIS graduate student Nicholas Mangialardi presented research at two conferences this spring. 

In March, he presented “‘From the Street, for the Street, in the Street’: Egyptian Rap in the Mafshakha Cipher” at the University of Virginia, at the 35th Annual Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Society for Ethnomusicology.

In April, he presented a paper titled “Deciphering the Mafshakha¬†Cipher” at the University of Westminster in London, UK at the conference Towards a Sociology of Popular Music in the Arab Region.