Marshallese Music and Nuclear Silences
Schwartz, Jessica A.
CollectionToward an Open Monograph Ecosystem (TOME)
Jessica A. Schwartz examines the seventy-five years of Marshallese music developed in response to the United States’ nuclear weapons testing on their homeland, showing how Marshallese singing practices make heard the harmful effects of US nuclear violence.
Keywordssongs; voice; democracy; , harmony; Indigenous; decolonization; sense/sensibility
ISBN9781478091813, 9781478021919, 9781478013686, 9781478014614, 9781478091813
PublisherDuke University Press
Publication date and placeDurham, 2021
Australasia, Oceania & other land areas
Theory of music & musicology