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Asian Ethnology 72 (2)

Editors’ Introduction: Performing Identity: Politics and Culture in Northeast India and Beyond
Barkataki-Ruscheweyh, Meenaxi, and Andrea Lauser


Challenging the State by Reproducing its Principles: The Demand for “Gorkhaland” between Regional Autonomy and the National Belonging
Wenner, Miriam

Performing the Garo Nation?: Garo Wangala Dancing between Faith and Folklore
de Maaker, Erik

Performing Identity: The Transformation of a Tangsa Festival in Assam, Northeast India
Barkataki-Ruscheweyh, Meenaxi

The Institutionalization of Tribal Religion: Recasting the Donyi-Polo Movement in Arunachal Pradesh
Chaudhuri, Sarit Kumar

Ethnic Conversions and Transethnic Descent Groups in the Assam-Meghalaya Borderlands
Ramirez, Philippe

Transcultural Communication and Social Order: Comparisons in Upland Southeast Asia
Sprenger, Guido

Evading the State: Ethnicity in Northeast India through the Lens of James Scott
Karlsson, Bengt G.


Frank J. Korom, The Anthropology of Performance: A Reader
Tangherlini , Timothy R.


Roel Sterckx, Food, Sacrifice, and Sagehood in Early China
Lin, Hang

Jeremy E. Taylor, Rethinking Transnational Chinese Cinemas: The Amoy-dialect Film Industry in Cold War Asia
Yung, Sai-shing


Bhaskar Mukhopadhyay, The Rumor of Globalization: Desecrating the Global from Vernacular Margins
Chatterji, Roma

Andrew Alter, Dancing with Devtās: Drums, Power and Possession in the Music of Garhwal, North India
Wolf, Richard K.

Tamal Krishna Goswami, author, Graham M. Schweig, editor, A Living Theology of Krishna Bhakti: Essential Teachings of A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada
Bryant, Edwin

Vivek Bald, Bengali Harlem and the Lost Histories of South Asian America
Uddin, Sufia Mendez


Patrick Daly, R . Michael Feener, and Anthony S. J. Reid, eds., From the Ground Up: Perspectives on Post-Tsunami and Post-Conflict Aceh
Gamburd, Michele Ruth


Caren Freeman, Making and Faking Kinship: Marriage and Labor Migration between China and South Korea
Kim, Eleana


Katherine Swancutt, Fortune and the Cursed: The Sliding Scale of Time in Mongolian Divination
King, Matthew


Geraldine Pratt, Families Apart: Migrant Mothers and the Conflicts of Labor and Love
Gamburd, Michele Ruth


Shzr Ee Tan, Beyond ‘Innocence’: Amis Aboriginal Song in Taiwan as an Ecosystem
Ingram, Catherine


Erik Harms, Saigon’s Edge: On the Margins of Ho Chi Minh City
Firpo , Christina