Featured article: Karin Bijsterveld on “Slicing Sounds”

Karin Bijsterveld’s article, “Slicing Sound: Speaker Identification and Sonic Skills at the Stasi, 1966-1989,” appears in the June 2021 issue of Isis.

This article is free to read for the next month.

Our manuscript assistant, Samuel Green, spoke with Dr. Bijsterveld about her research on the sonic techniques for voice identification developed by the East German Ministry for State Security. Read the full text of their interview here.