Hyun Kyong Chang

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Lecturer in Ethnomusicology

Hyun Kyong Hannah Chang is a research professor at the Ewha Music Research Institute of Ewha Womans University in Seoul, Korea. She holds a Ph.D. in musicology from the University of California, Los Angeles. At Yale, she will work on a book manuscript, Singing and Praying in Christian Pyongyang, 1900s-1930s: Borderland Voices in the Trans-Pacific, which will explore the roles of two distinct types of vocal practices in Christian Pyongyang in the reshaping of personhood and community, within the context of the influence of U.S. Protestant missionaries who had helped mobilize the U.S.’s Pacific frontier in the early twentieth century.

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Visiting Faculty & Fellows