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- Music & Dramatic Arts Librarian
- University of Connecticut
- Website: www.annakijas.com
- Twitter: anna_kijas
Anna E. Kijas is Music & Dramatic Arts Librarian at the University of Connecticut in Storrs, CT. She is also the Project Coordinator for the Scholars’ Collaborative, a digital scholarship initiative at the UConn Libraries. Her academic training includes master’s degrees in library and information science from Simmons College, music with a concentration in musicology from Tufts University, as well as a bachelor of arts in music literature and performance from Northeastern University.
Her main areas of research include music criticism and reception studies of women musicians during the 19th through early 20th centuries. Her interests also include applying digital humanities tools or methods to research and new modes of scholarly communication. Currently, Anna is working on several forthcoming publications about Carreño, as well as a digital project, which will document Carreño’s performance career through primary source materials.