Yellowface: Creating the Chinese in American Popular Music and Performance, 1850s-1920s

Synopsis

Krystyn R. Moon explores the contributions of writers, performers, producers, and consumers in order to demonstrate how popular music and performance has played an important role in constructing Chinese and Chinese American stereotypes. The book brings to life the rich musical period of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New Brunswick, NJ
Publication year:
  • 2005