Stephanie Vander Wel

PhD

Stephanie Vander Wel.

Stephanie Vander Wel

PhD

Stephanie Vander Wel

PhD

Interests

Vocality and the embodied performances of gender, class and region in country music

Contact Information

206 Baird Hall

Buffalo NY, 14260

Phone: (716) 645-2275

slv5@buffalo.edu

Education

  • PhD, University of California, Los Angeles

Books

  • "The Singing Voices of Hillbilly Maidens and Cowboys’ Sweethearts: Country Music and the Gendering of Class, 1930s-1950s" – forthcoming from University of Illinois Press

Selected Publications

  • “Weeping and Flamboyant Men: Webb Pierce and the Campy Theatrics of Country Music” – Pink Cowboys: Progressive Thought in Country Music 
  • “The Singing Voice in Country Music” – Oxford Handbook in Country Music  
  • The Lavender Cowboy and ‘The She Buckaroo’: Gene Autry, Patsy Montana, and Depression-Era Gender Roles.” 95 no. 2/3 Musical Quarterly (Summer-Fall 2012): 207—251