Christine Bacareza Balance
Performance studies; popular music studies; transnational Asian American studies; critical Filipino/Filipino American studies; race and United States popular culture and media
Current Research Interest
Arts and authoritarianism; United States cultures of war and empire; archipelagic thought and poetics; race, sound, and performance; sensory history; performance, politics, and affect
Association for Asian American Studies, Filipino Studies Caucus, Best First Book Award for Tropical Renditions
Cornell University Society for the Humanities Fellow
Ford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow
Balance, Christine Bacareza, and Lucy Mae San Pablo Burns, eds. California Dreaming: Movement and Place in the Asian American Imaginary. Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press, 2020.
Balance, Christine Bacareza. Tropical Renditions: Making Musical Scenes in Filipino America. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2016.