Andrea Goldman


Associate Professor, History
Department: Department of History
6265 Bunche Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Campus Mail Code: 147303
Phone: 310-825-3368
Email: goldman@history.ucla.edu
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Keywords: China

EDUCATION

PhD, History, from University of California, Berkeley, 2005.

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Cultural and social history of early modern and modern China, with particular emphasis on the subfields of urban history, performance, the politics of aesthetics, and gender studies.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Opera and the City: The Politics of Culture in Beijing, 1770-1900 (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2012).

Book review of Drama Kings: Players and Publics in the Re-creation of Peking Opera, 1870-1937, by Joshua Goldstein. The Opera Quarterly: Performance+Theory+History 26.2-3 (2010).

"Kunqu de ouran xiaowang" (The accidental death of kun opera), in Hua Wei et al. (eds.), Kunqu. Chun san er yue tian--miandui shijie de kunqu yu Mudanting (Kun opera's new spring days--kun opera and the Peony Pavilion mount the global stage). Shanghai guji chubanshe (2009).

“The Nun Who Wouldn't Be: Representations of Female Desire in Two Performance Genres of ‘Si fan.'” Late Imperial China 22.1 (2001).

"Actors and Aficionados in Qing Dynasty Texts of Theatrical Connoisseurship," Harvard Journal of Asiatic Studies 68.1 (2008).