restricted access   Volume 35, 2011

Table of Contents

Rethinking Korean Identity in Music: Editor’s Introduction

pp. 1-3

“Fusion” and Questions of Korean Cultural Identity in Music

pp. 4-24

Reclaiming Korea from “Korean Performance Tradition”: A Critique of the Contemporization of Kugak

pp. 25-43

Korea’s Unique Kŏmun’go Zither and its Roles in Korean Music: Challenging the Dichotomies of “Traditional” Kugak and “Creative” Ch’angjak Kugak

pp. 44-70

The Place of Sentimental Song in Contemporary Korean Musical Life

pp. 71-92


Between Confucianism and Marxism-Leninism: Juche and the Case of Chŏng Tasan

pp. 93-121

The Mystery of Emperor Kojong’s Sudden Death in 1919: Were the Highest Japanese Officials Responsible?

pp. 122-151

Book Reviews

Primitive Selves: Koreana in the Japanese Colonial Gaze, 1910–1945 (review)

pp. 152-157

Crisis of Gender and the Nation in Korean Literature and Cinema: Modernity Arrives Again (review)

pp. 157-159

Beyond the Final Score: The Politics of Sport in Asia (review)

pp. 160-162

North Korea, Caught in Time: Images of War and Reconstruction (review)

pp. 162-165


pp. 166-167