Robert Doran recognized with Alan Walker Book Award

May 7, 2024

Liszt and Virtuosity, edited by Robert Doran, a professor of French and comparative literature, is co-winner of the triennial Alan Walker Book Award, sponsored by the American Liszt Society.

Doran’s collection of essays, published by the University of Rochester Press in 2021 as part of its Eastman Studies in Music series, was one of two books awarded the recognition. It’s the third time over the past four award periods that an Eastman Studies book has won the Alan Walker Book Award.

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