Ellie M. Hisama is Professor of Music and Affiliated Faculty in the Institute for Research on Women, Gender, and Sexuality at Columbia University. Her research focuses on twentieth-century and twenty-first century classical and popular music, feminist music analysis, and music, race, and ethnicity. She is author of Gendering Musical Modernism: The Music of Ruth Crawford, Marion Bauer, and Miriam Gideon, co-editor of Critical Minded: New Approaches to Hip Hop Studies and Ruth Crawford Seeger's Worlds, and Editor in Chief of Women and Music: A Journal of Gender and Culture.