University of Mississippi

Dr. Howard Guest Editor for Music-Focused Special Issue of 20th Century China

Croft Associate Professor of History Dr. Joshua Howard was recently invited to be the guest editor of a special issue of the journal¬†Twentieth Century China¬†focused on the music of the 1930’s and 1940’s.¬† He wrote the introduction, “Contesting China’s New ‘National’ Music,” and the article, “The Making of a National Icon: Commemorating Nie Er, 1935-1949.