Kaemmer, John E.

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KAEMMER, John E. American, b. 1928. Genres: Anthropology/Ethnology, Music. Career: Schoolteacher in Morrumbene, Mozambique, 1952-54, and Malange, Angola, 1957-61; Nyariri Teacher Training College, Mutoko, Zimbabwe, teacher, 1964-68; Indiana University-Bloomington, instructor in Independent Study Division, 1974-75; DePauw University, Greencastle, IN, assistant professor, 1975-81, associate professor, 1981-89, professor of anthropology, 1989-92, head of Department of Sociology and Anthropology, 1980-87; Zimbabwe College of Music, Harare, visiting lecturer, 1992-93. Conducted field research on music and social organization in Zimbabwe, 1971, 1972-73, and 1982. Publications: Music in Human Life: Anthropological Perspectives on Music, 1993. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor to music and anthropology journals. Address: 900 University St., Apt 11J, Seattle, WA 98101, U.S.A.