University of Pittsburgh

Voices of Asian Modernities: Women, Gender, and Sexuality in Asian Popular Music Conference

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On April 4-6, 2014, the University of Pittsburgh will host the second of two conferences that constitute the Voices of Asian Modernities Project (VAMP), a consortium between the University of Pittsburgh, Leiden University, and the Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies (KITLV).  The aim of the conference is to properly historicize the artistic sounds, lyrical texts, visual images, and social lives of female performers in Asian popular music of the 20th and 21st centuries.

 

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Program Committee
Andrew N. Weintraub (Chair)
Neepa Majumdar
Bart Barendregt

 

Sponsorship
Co-sponsored by the Office of the Provost, University Center for International Studies (UCIS), Global Studies Center (GSC), Asian Studies Center (ASC), Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences, Humanities Center, Women’s Studies Program, Japan Iron and Steel Federation Endowment (JISF), and the Department of Music at the University of Pittsburgh, with additional support from the Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies (KITLV) and Leiden University (Asian Modernities and Traditions).

 

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