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Title:
Speak it louder : Asian Americans making music
Author:
Wong, Deborah Anne.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Routledge, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
xii, 388 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm + 1 audio disc (4 3/4 in.).
Language:
English
Contents:
Southeast Asian immigrants sounding off. Asian American performativities ; History, memory, re-membering ; Taking (to) the street : Cambodian immigrants in the Philadelphia Mummers Parade ; Karaoke as phantasm : mass mediation and agency in Vietnamese American popular music ; Vietnamese American technoculture in Orange County : Pham Duy at home -- Encounters. Taking (to) the streets again : theorizing the Asian American Festival ; Listening to local practices : Asian American performance and identity politics in Riverside, California -- New interventions. The Asian American body in performance ; Taiko in Asian America ; Just being there : making Asian American space in the recording industry ; Finding an Asian American audience : the problem of listening ; ImprovisAsians : free improvisation as Asian American resistance ; Ethnography, ethnomusicology and post-white theory ; My father's life in music.
ISBN:
9780415970396

9780415970402
Format :
Book