Glenda Goodman is an Assistant Professor of Music at the University of Pennsylvania. She works on the social and material history of early American music. She is the author of Cultivated by Hand: Amateur Musicians in the Early American Republic (Oxford University Press, 2020) and is currently working on a new book about sacred music and Native American Christian conversion in colonial New England and New York. She is also co-organizing a collaborative project, American Contact: Intercultural Encounter and the History of the Book, which will result in a volume and digital project. Her articles have appeared in the Journal of the American Musicological Society, the Journal of the Society for American Music, the William and Mary Quarterly, Eighteenth-Century Studies, and the Journal of the Royal Musical Association.