Music of East Asia: Tradition, Modernity and Globalisation


Explores East Asia from the ethnomusicological perspective and illuminates how music negotiates boundaries and constructs varying identities in China, Japan, and Korea, while affirming a distinct cultural identity generally referred to as 'East Asian'. Using different musical practices of East Asia as case studies, it examines multiple approaches and methodologies used in studying East Asian music.

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Availability 2024

Semester 2


Coordinator(s)  Sunhee Koo


ANTHRO 329: 15 points


30 points at Stage II