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Howard, Keith (2010) Iconicity and the Preservation of Culture in Korea. In: Preserving the Past, Looking to the Future: Tradition and Its Future in Music, April 2010, University of Sydney.

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The Korean Intangible Cultural Property system and its applicability to music, contrasting likely scenarios of what would have happened without a state-organised preservation system, and outlining social, dynamic, and cultural changes that have occurred around some of the musical genres appointed as Intangible Cultural Properties.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Items (Keynote)
Additional Information: Published as a working paper on Sydney Conservatorium of Music website. Will be developed into a more extensive article for the Oxford Handbook of Music Revivals (New York), edited by Caroline Bithell and Juniper Hill.
Keywords: Music, Intangible Cultural Heritage, Confucian rites, Folksongs, Percussion Bands, Korea, East Asia, UNESCO
SOAS Departments & Centres: Legacy Departments > Faculty of Arts and Humanities > Department of Music
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GN Anthropology
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GR Folklore
M Music and Books on Music > ML Literature of music
Date Deposited: 29 Jun 2012 14:36

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