Tag Archive for ‘Islamic Soundscapes of China Conference at SOAS’

The Soundscapes of Tajik shrines in Xinjiang, China

The Soundscapes of Tajik shrines in Xinjiang, China Aynur Kadir There are more than 50,000 Tajiks living in China, the majority in the Tashkurgan area of Xinjiang which borders on Tajikistan. They follow the Ismaili branch of Shi’aIslam, and they… Read More ›

From Spiritual Soundscape to Musical Soundscape

From Spiritual Soundscape to Musical Soundscape: Nurjan Hapiz, a brother who sings his beliefs Mukaddas Mijit (University of Paris, Nanterre, France) (This podcast is also available on our Sound Islam China Youtube channel: http://youtu.be/UrlHErjtg_c) READ:  http://www.soundislamchina.org/?p=812  

Head-Wagging and Obscene Music

Keynote lecture “Head-Wagging and Obscene Music:  Conflicts over Sound on the Qing-Muslim Frontiers.” Jonathan Lipman (Mount Holyoke College, USA). (This podcast is also available on our Sound Islam China Youtube channel: http://youtu.be/WV3o2vq7sRA)