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Performing Englishness: Identity and politics in a contemporary folk resurgence

Trish Winter and Simon Keegan-Phipps

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719097300
eISBN:
9781781708699
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097300.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Performing Englishness looks in detail at the growth in popularity and profile of the English folk arts in the first decade of the twenty-first century. Based on original research within English folk ... More


Hearing the Future: The Music and Magic of the Sanguma Band

Denis Crowdy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824851569
eISBN:
9780824868307
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824851569.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

What can we learn about postcolonial history, culture, people, and processes of change in analyzing differences between how people imagined their nation might sound, and how it actually came to ... More


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


The Pacific Festivals of Aotearoa New Zealand: Negotiating Place and Identity in a New Homeland

Jared Mackley-Crump

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824838713
eISBN:
9780824868109
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824838713.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

Pacific festivals have become a highly visible feature of Aotearoa New Zealand’s festival landscape, where a number of annual events are now staged across the country. For the first time a history of ... More


Creolization as Cultural Creativity

Robert Baron and Ana C. Cara (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617031069
eISBN:
9781617031076
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617031069.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Global in scope and multidisciplinary in approach, this book explores the expressive forms and performances that come into being when cultures encounter one another. Creolization is presented as a ... More


Many Voices, One Nation

Kristina M. Jacobsen

in Sound of Navajo Country: Music, Language, and Diné Belonging

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781469631868
eISBN:
9781469631882
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469631868.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

The conclusion reflects on how a politics of difference and belonging—and the idea of indigenous social authenticity more broadly—is negotiated by Diné citizens. Focusing on the language fluency ... More


Introduction: Squawking

John Mowitt

in Sounds: The Ambient Humanities

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780520284623
eISBN:
9780520960404
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520284623.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter provides an overview of the emergence of sound studies. According to Trevor Pinch and Karin Bijsterveld, editors of “Sound Studies: New Technologies and Music,” “Sound Studies is an ... More


Introduction

Trish Winter and Simon Keegan-Phipps

in Performing Englishness: Identity and politics in a contemporary folk resurgence

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719097300
eISBN:
9781781708699
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097300.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Chapter 1 introduces the main themes of book, the scholarly contexts within which the research is situated, and the methods by which the research for the book was conducted. It begins by giving a ... More


The mainstreaming of English folk

Trish Winter and Simon Keegan-Phipps

in Performing Englishness: Identity and politics in a contemporary folk resurgence

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719097300
eISBN:
9781781708699
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097300.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter focuses on the creative outputs of the contemporary English folk resurgence, looking at folk artists’ growing engagements with the cultural mainstream and examining the wide variety of ... More


Interview with Paul Austerlitz: Engaged Scholarship and Engaged Creativity in the Dominican Republic and Haiti

Paul Austerlitz and April J. Mayes

in Transnational Hispaniola: New Directions in Haitian and Dominican Studies

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781683400387
eISBN:
9781683400653
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400387.003.0012
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter tells the story of roots music in Haiti and the Dominican Republic and also examines the shared traditions that unite music across Hispaniola. Paul Austerlitz uses ethnomusicology to ... More


Elements of Resilience: Stable and Malleable

Robin P. Harris

in Storytelling in Siberia: The Olonkho Epic in a Changing World

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780252041280
eISBN:
9780252099885
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041280.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Chapter 5 draws on preceding chapters devoted to historical narratives and UNESCO to inform a discussion of continuity and change in revitalization. Building on well-researched parallels in language ... More


Introduction

Jared Mackley-Crump

in The Pacific Festivals of Aotearoa New Zealand: Negotiating Place and Identity in a New Homeland

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824838713
eISBN:
9780824868109
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824838713.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

The opening chapter introduces readers to the theoretical and sociocultural framework of the book. It outlines the parameters in which the study took place, and introduces a brief history of Pacific ... More


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