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Sounding Out Heritage: Cultural Politics and the Social Practice of Quan ho Folk Song in Northern Vietnam

Lauren Meeker

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824835682
eISBN:
9780824870928
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824835682.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This book explores the cultural politics that have shaped the recent history and practice of a unique style of folk song that originated in Bắc Ninh province, northern Vietnam. The book delves into ... More


Ice Princess: Asada Mao the Demure Diva

Masafumi Monden

in Diva Nation: Female Icons from Japanese Cultural History

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780520297722
eISBN:
9780520969971
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520297722.003.0012
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

Asada Mao’s life recounts a dramatic narrative of suffering and triumph. It follows a girl considered beautiful during her meteoric rise to skating stardom, a period of hardships she confronts ... More


Celebrating the Ottoman Past, the Victorious Second Balkan War and the Reinstatement of Edirne: Heralding the Rebirth of the Nation

Eyal Ginio

in The Ottoman Culture of Defeat: The Balkan Wars and their Aftermath

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190264031
eISBN:
9780190638498
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190264031.003.0006
Subject:
History, Middle East History

The short Second Balkan War and the subsequent Ottoman territorial gains (including the city of Edirne) enabled Ottoman politicians and publicists to perceive the regeneration of the nation as a ... More


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