Alumni (Fellow)

Alex Christie

James H. and Elizabeth W. Wright Jefferson Fellow
Evanston, Illinois
B.M. Oberlin College (2009)
M.F.A. Mills College (2011)
M.A. University of Virginia (2020)
Graduate School of Arts & Sciences


Alex is a composer, intermedia artist, instrument builder, and educator. His dissertation research focuses on reconfiguring human-technology relationships in electronic music in order to examine how we interact with technology in our everyday lives. While at U.Va., Alex has founded a multidisciplinary arts series entitled SOLOS at the Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative, established a new music and arts workshop series that provides free arts education and music equipment to Charlottesville youth, and has had his music performed all over the world. Next year he will create an interactive web-based version of his dissertation with support from the Scholars’ Lab Digital Humanities Fellows Program.

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