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December 19, 2023

School of Music faculty Sarai Brinker

Texas Tech offers one of the first university-level courses on the music of Taylor Swift.

Sarai Brinker's inbox has filled up with messages from excited colleagues and friends in the past week.

“Seriously jealous of your students.” 

“Looks like you beat Harvard to the punch.”

“I wish I could take this course at my university.” 

They are responding to a course Brinker is teaching on the music of Taylor Swift, and the fact Texas Tech University was one of the first schools in the nation to offer such a class – ahead of places such as Harvard. 

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