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Speak it louder : Asian Americans making music / Deborah Wong.

Author/Creator:
Wong, Deborah Anne.
Publication:
New York : Routledge, 2004.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 388 p. : ill. ; 24 cm + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.).
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Subjects:
Asian Americans -- Music -- History and criticism.
Music -- Social aspects -- United States.
Asian Americans -- Music.
Music -- United States.
Asians -- United States -- Music.
Local subjects:
Ethnic music recordings, Asian American. (search)
Ethnic music recordings, Asian -- United States. (search)
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.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-381) and index.
ISBN:
0415970393 (hb : alk. paper)
0415970407 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
53435088