PhD student in Music, New York University 2018–

MA in Music–Integrative Studies, UC San Diego 2018

BA in Music (First Class Honors), Chinese University of Hong Kong 2016

Research Interests

global music studies, musical knowledge, empire

Sinophone, postcolonial, East Asian/Asian American studies

voice, sound, and media in global Asia

failure, hatred, cringe, humor, ambivalence

Conference Papers

Conscripts of Global Music Studies
RMA Music & Philosophy Study Group, King’s College London 2021

Panelist, Hatred and/of Music
AMS Music & Philosophy Study Group, Virtual 2020

Respondent, Mapping Music and East Asia
AMS Global East Asian Music Research Study Group, Virtual 2020

Haunting Vocalities: Sinophone Articulations across Asia/America
SEM Mid-Atlantic Chapter, UNC Chapel Hill 2020
Harvard University 2020

Sinophonic Discords: Musical Hatred and the Negotiation of Sonic Difference
AMS New England Chapter, Amherst College 2019

Traversing Territories: Negotiating Sonic and Dancing Space in Urban Hong Kong
Music and Borders, University of Michigan 2018

Politics of a Howl
Techniques of Listening, University of Minnesota 2017

Listening to Abjection and Politics
Music, Multiculturalism, and the Postcolonial Condition, Helsinki 2017

Keywords: Rethinking Hong Kong Cultures, University of Hong Kong 2017

Recent Awards and Grants

Hewitt Pantaleoni Prize, Society for Ethnomusicology

Hollace Anne Schafer Award, American Musicological Society

Minority Travel Grant, Society for Music Theory

C.V. Starr Grant, NYU Asian/Pacific/American Institute

Henry Mitchell MacCracken Fellowship

Hong Kong Jockey Club Music Scholarship

HKSAR Government Scholarship

Kunkle and Pommerenke Grand Scholarship

Bernard van Zuiden Music Prize

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