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"Return to Innocence" and Taiwanese Aboriginal Music
The pop group, Enigma, sampled a Taiwanese Aboriginal song in their track “Return to Innocence,” triggering a debate about issues of legality and ownership that raged within and outside of Taiwan at the turn of the twenty-first century. Although “Return to Innocence” attracted attention, Western listeners took little notice of the Aboriginal song appropriated in the track. This lecture, given by Dr. Chun-Bin Chen (Assistant Professor of Ethnomusicology at the Taipei National University of theView more
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