Christine Bacareza Balance

Associate Professor
Performing and Media Arts, College of Arts and Sciences

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Contact Information

426 Schwartz Center
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 254-2700

Christine Bacareza Balance

Associate Professor
Performing and Media Arts, College of Arts and Sciences

Expertise

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

Distinction

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

Selected Publications

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.

Cornell Research Website Article

Filipino Performance Culture