Ph.D., Ethnomusicology, University of California Berkeley
M.A., Ethnomusicology, University of California Berkeley
B.M., Music, Barnard College
Rebecca Bodenheimer, Ph.D. is a scholar/researcher of Cuban music, society, and culture; she conducted over a decade of ethnographic fieldwork on the island. She is also a writer and cultural critic whose work has been published at CNN Opinion, NPR, Pacific Standard, Mic, Poynter, The Lily, and more.
Rebecca completed an M.A. and Ph.D. in ethnomusicology at the University of California, Berkeley. She earned her B.A. from Barnard College and Columbia University.
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