Articles about Ethnic Music: Asia

Mappila Muslims of Kerala--Text in the life and life in the text: Towards a complementary model
Performing Islam (2013) Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 227-246

This article is based on the field study of ritual practice known as Kutheeratheeb prevalent among Kerala Muslims. Through the Kutheeratheeb performance, a Mappila seeks the help of God through the mediatory power of saints and it also results in ...

Never Go to Nanyang? The Historical Memories and Exhortation in the Keh-huan-gua from Southern Fujian
Min Su Qu Yi (2013) , No. 179, pp. 185-222

Keh-huan (migration overseas) is the common memories of overseas Chinese from coastal provinces. Many of their forefathers migrated to Southeast Asia (Nanyang) in search of a living. In their native hometowns as well as their destination countries, there circulated many ...

Reviews: Rudresh Mahanthappa - "Gamak"
Down Beat (2013) Vol. 80, No. 4, pp. 48