'Failed beauty is the condition of the world. Our humanity is rooted in such failure. Because only when we fail are we truly human-and beautiful.' - Christopher Shultis
American writer, composer and scholar Christopher Shultis was Regents' Professor of Music at the University of New Mexico, where he taught from 1980 until 2011. Recipient of two Fullbright awards, he has also taught at Technische Hochschule Aachen (1993-4) and Universität Heidelberg (1999-2000).
He studied at Michigan State University, the University of Illinois and the University of New Mexico.
Further information: www.chrisshultis.com