• ATWAL, JYOTI; Breathnach, Ciara; Buckley, Sarah-Anne (2023)
    This book provides an overview of Irish gender history from the end of the Great Famine in 1852 until the foundation of the Irish Free State in 1922. It builds on the work that scholars of women’s history pioneered and ...
  • Haukamp, Iris; Hoene, Christin; Smith, Martyn David (2023)
    This book examines the meanings, uses, and agency of voice, noise, sound, and sound technologies across Asia. Including a series of wide-ranging and interdisciplinary case studies, the book reveals sound as central to ...
  • Duggal, Vebhuti; Hoene, Christin (2023)
    As previous research on the role of the radio in (post)colonial India has shown, radio broadcasting is deeply implicated in the narratives of empire and postcolonial nation-building. Radio thus becomes seemingly synonymous ...
  • Haukamp, Iris (2023)
    This chapter examines the choices made regarding film sound—music, sound, and noise—for creating a target-oriented image of Japan for the anticipated German audience in Atarashiki tsuchi (New Earth aka Die Tochter des ...
  • Smith, Martyn David (2023)
    Contemporary Japan is loud. Many scholars have argued that the Japanese have a cultural propensity to embrace urban noise. Yet little research has been done on the history of urban noise in Japan. Far from passively accepting ...

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