People Pedro Cravinho
Dr Pedro Cravinho, researches and writes about jazz, media, and archives. Currently, he is the Keeper of the Archives at the Faculty of Arts, Design & Media, and a Research Fellow at Birmingham Centre for Media and Cultural Research. Cravinho research interests include the twentieth-century jazz diaspora social, political and musical history. As an author and editor advisor, Cravinho has collaborated in several international publications, such as Jazz and Totalitarianism (2017, Routledge), The History of European Jazz: The Music, Musicians and Audience in Context (2018, Equinox), and The [Oxford] History of Jazz in Europe (forthcoming , Oxford University Press). Currently is working in his first monograph that explores the cultural politics of jazz on television in Portugal (1954-1974).