Appropriation of Colonial Broadcasting: A History of Early Radio in the Philippines, 1922-1946

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UP Press, 2008 - Performing Arts - 235 pages
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For the first time, a construction of the history of early radio in the Philippines is attempted through the author's painstaking examination of archival records, extant publications, and private memorabilia as well as interviews with radio broadcasters of the time.
 

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Contents

CONSTRUCTING A HISTORY OF RADIO
1
Filling The gap in radio history
2
The appropriation of colonial broadcasting
5
Broadcasting as a Cultural expression
8
Adaptation
10
Imitation mimicry and hybridity
12
Appropriation as resistance
15
Appropriation and cultural politics
17
Programming
89
The radio personalities
103
The appropriation of colonial broadcasting
112
WARTIME RADIO 19411945
128
Anticipating war
129
The war erupts The Voice of Freedom is born
131
Control and propaganda
135
Resistance and counterpropaganda
146

Emplotment of radios history
18
Why write a story of radio
19
The boundaries of This history
20
The place
21
The technology
22
Audience experience
23
Archives and libraries
25
Extant music and sound recordings
26
Written memories
28
THE BEGINNINGS UNDER THE AMERICAN PERIOD19221941
31
The birth of Commercial radio
34
Radio Comes To The Philippines
36
The pioneer Commercial stations
38
International broadcasting
47
The business of broadcasting
50
The new medium of advertising
59
Blocktiming
63
Colonial regulation and policy
65
THE CONSTRUCTION OF COLONIAL CULTURE
88
The war ends
154
Postwar radio
160
THE EMERGE4NCE OF PHILIPPINE RADIO
176
Appropriation
177
On the economic front
179
On the political front
180
Resistance
182
SOME LESSONS IN CONSTRUCTING HISTORY
186
Cd playlist
191
Confidential report of High Commissioner Francis B Sayre to The US Department of The interior dated September 25 1941
194
Bataan Has Fallen by Salvador P Lopez
197
Sumuko na ang Bataan Salin ni Francisco Isidoro
198
Program schedule of KZRHPIAM
200
Program log of KZRH January 14 1942
206
Program log of KZRH December 31 1941
207
I Have Returned by Gen Douglas MacArthur
209
BIBLIOGRAPHY
211
INDEX
225
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