Josh Kun

Josh Kun is a professor in the USC Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, where he is director of The Popular Music Project at The Norman Lear Center. He is the author of "Audiotopia: Music, Race, and America," co-author of "And You Shall Know Us By The Trail Of Our Vinyl," and co-editor of "Tijuana Dreaming: Life and Art at the Global Border," among other volumes. With The Grammy Museum, he recently curated "Trouble in Paradise: Music and Los Angeles 1945-1975", part of the Getty's Pacific Standard Time series. He is currently collaborating with The Library Foundation of Los Angeles, The Los Angeles Public Library, and Angel City Press on "Songs in the Key of L.A.," a multimedia exploration of Los Angeles through its vintage sheet music.