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In Search of Korean Traditional Opera: Discourses of Changguk

Andrew Killick

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832902
eISBN:
9780824870065
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832902.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This is the first book on Korean opera in a language other than Korean. Its subject is ch'angguk, a form of musical theater that has developed over the last hundred years from the older narrative ... More


A Night at the Korean Opera

Andrew Killick

in In Search of Korean Traditional Opera: Discourses of Changguk

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832902
eISBN:
9780824870065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832902.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter describes in detail the author's experience of attending a typical performance of the most frequently staged repertory item of all, The Tale of Ch'unhyang. This provides a reference ... More


Origins and Origin Myths

Andrew Killick

in In Search of Korean Traditional Opera: Discourses of Changguk

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832902
eISBN:
9780824870065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832902.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter examines the still disputed origins of ch'angguk and reveals what is at stake in the debate. It shows how different theories of ch'angguk's origins enhance or detract from its claim to ... More


Ch’anggŭk in Colonial Korea

Andrew Killick

in In Search of Korean Traditional Opera: Discourses of Changguk

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832902
eISBN:
9780824870065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832902.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter deals with ch'angguk under Japanese colonial rule (1910–1945), highlighting a major development in the mid-1930s that established the main features of the genre as it is known today. ... More


Women’s National Drama: Yŏsŏng Kukkŭk

Andrew Killick

in In Search of Korean Traditional Opera: Discourses of Changguk

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832902
eISBN:
9780824870065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832902.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter focuses on yosong kukkuk, an all-female variant of ch'angguk that emerged and rose to great fame in postcolonial South Korea but was, like the 1930s movement, accused of sacrificing ... More


Inventing a Tradition?: The National Changgeuk Company of Korea

Andrew Killick

in In Search of Korean Traditional Opera: Discourses of Changguk

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832902
eISBN:
9780824870065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832902.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter focuses on the National Changgeuk Company of Korea (NCCK) and its repeated efforts since the 1960s to establish ch'angguk as a “Korean traditional opera” for domestic and international ... More


Stories and Themes: What Is Ch’anggŭk About?

Andrew Killick

in In Search of Korean Traditional Opera: Discourses of Changguk

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832902
eISBN:
9780824870065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832902.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter interprets a selection of stories from the current ch'angguk repertory, including both traditional p'ansori stories and adaptations from other sources, as vehicles for particular themes ... More


Constructing the Nation through Sound: The Music of Ch’anggŭk

Andrew Killick

in In Search of Korean Traditional Opera: Discourses of Changguk

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832902
eISBN:
9780824870065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832902.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter examines the ch'angguk's musical eclecticism and its role in the search for a Korean traditional opera. By describing the main musical resources on which ch'angguk draws, their uses in ... More


Conclusion

Andrew Killick

in In Search of Korean Traditional Opera: Discourses of Changguk

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832902
eISBN:
9780824870065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832902.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

In this concluding chapter, the author goes back to the question he posed at the beginning: What do I think of Korean traditional opera? In one form or another, he has been asked this question ... More


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