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Yu Shi (时昱)

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Email    shiy@g.ucla.edu
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Yu's research centers on the social and cultural history of late imperial and modern China, with a particular focus on folk performance, urban society, global cultural industry, and gender studies.

Field of Study



Shi, Yu. "Tensions on the B-Side: The Global Gramophone Industry and Quyi Performances in Early Twentieth-Century Beijing." Twentieth-Century China 47, no. 3 (2022): 223-242. doi:10.1353/tcc.2022.0029.

Conference Presentations

“A Paradise in the Slums: How Soundscapes of Quyi Performance Interacted with the Entertainment Emporium in 1910s Beijing.” Association for Asian Studies Conference, Boston, March 2023.


Andrea S. Goldman