Yu Siu-wah 余少華
Area of Interests
Chinese music history (Qing Music History: Music of the Manchus and Mongols, Music in Chinese Opera: Cantonese Opera and Kunqu, Chinese Instrumental Music & Musical Instruments, Music of Hong Kong: Modern Chinese Orchestra, Cantonese Narrative Singing nanyin, Music and Politics of Hong Kong and China, Music Used in Chinese and Hong Kong Movies, including Mandarin, Cantonese, Amoy and Chaozhou Movies); Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH); Chinese traditional music.
Profile at Lingnan Cultural Studies Department
Annals of Chinese Opera: The Hong Kong Volume
Anthology of Chinese Opera Music: The Hong Kong Volume
Informed by queer and feminist theories, this book offers a critical and historical reinterpretation of theatrical cross-dressing in Chinese culture embodied in various discourses, texts and artifacts from the eighth century to the present time.