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Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381617-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8161-7
... 7. The Banjo-Song Genre: A Study of "High Sheriff," Dink Roberts's Man-against-the-Law Song Cecelia Conway In the twentieth century the banjo thrives in the upland South and is an emblem of the white mountain folk; but this...
Published: 01 November 2011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9486-0
...APPENDIX The Chalca Woman’s Song Chalcacihuacuicatl This is a composition of the Chalca, with Intlatlalil chalca ic quimopapaquiltilico which they came to entertain King in tlatohuani in Axayacatzin ca noço Axayacatl because he had conquered yehuatzin oquimopehuili in ma...
Published: 21 August 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395553-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9555-3
... Eleven Guillermo Fadanelli La Canción de Tijuana / The Song of Tijuana hat afternoon, I was ambling along looking for some shade to Tprotect me from the slight ordeal of the 2 p.m. sun. At the corner of Avenida Constitución, a...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-038
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
...Rachel’s Song Miguel Barnet Like Biography of a Runaway Slave, also by Miguel Barnet, Rachel’s Song is a testimonial novel. Barnet uses the narratives of a series of cabaret dancers who worked at the Alhambra Theater to create an archetype, a single composite voice. The result is an X ray...
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398004-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9800-4
... CHAPTER 3 ''And Sister Sing the Song I Love": Circulation of the Self and Other within the Stasis of Lyric Then when our thoughts are raised above This world and all this...
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398011-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9801-1
... chapter four The Orphic Imperative: Lyric, Lyrics, and the Poetry of Song If literary compendiums wish to understand this extremely complex period of our culture, they will have to come to terms with the realm of discography. In the new chapter of...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-110
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
...546 Indian Uprising/Sepoy Mutiny English War-Song alfred tennyson Who fears to die? Who fears to die? Is there any here who fears to die? He shall find what he fears; and none shall grieve...
Published: 02 November 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387442-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8744-2
...chapter five Cabaret as Cultural History: Popular Song and Public Performance in America Contemporary performance, as I have been arguing throughout this book, opens up a space in the national culture for a set of alternative sentiments and practices. It does so in a variety of ways...
Published: 15 September 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395898-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9589-8
... 3 Weeping That Moves Women to Song I was in Sululib village for less than one hour when I heard wailing for the first time. We were barely finished with lunch, having walked in that morning from the mission airstrip where I...
Published: 15 September 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395898-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9589-8
... 5 Song That Moves Men to Tears It was once a general assumption in ethnomusicology that nonliterate peoples, who did not notate their music, did not have "theories of music." Music theory was accepted as a special...
Published: 19 October 1993
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8261-4
Published: 13 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394839-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9
... part i Powers of Representation 1. An (Un)natural Mystic in the Air: Images of Obeah in Caribbean Song kenneth bilby As one who has worked as an anthropologist and ethnomusicologist in a range of different Caribbean locations, I have long been aware that there is consider...
Published: 05 June 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393917-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9391-7
... kinetophone is too obvious to be emphasized or dis- cussed. What would we not give for such a record of the Gettysburg Address! Sounds of the Cinema Illustrated Song Slides; The Role of the Voice (lecturers, actors); Incidental Musics, Special Effects, Ballyhoo, and Noise of the Audience 43...
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397854-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9785-4
... On Suffering, Song, and White Horses Mauricio Rosencof o rom mid-1973 to late 1985 Uruguay was officially a dictatorship. But Fby 1966 there were already political prisoners, and "extraofficia"y...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391395-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9139-5
...2 Transnational Homophobias 6 Not Quite Redemption Song LGBT-Hate in Jamaica Suzanne LaFont several years ago while I was living in Jamaica con- ducting research...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391401-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9140-1
... of Song No scene in Jonathan Demme’s Philadelphia (1993) has generated more critical attention and disagreement than the “Mamma Morta” scene in which Andy Beckett (Tom Hanks) breaks off trial preparation with his lawyer Joe Miller (Denzel Washington) to listen in rapture to a recording of...
Published: 13 April 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389491-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8949-1
... When I’m singing a song, I live in the lyrics. Before I even go to the studio to cut a record, I study the words and the music to create a character in my mind based on the person in the song. I try to imagine how they got to the point emotionally...
Published: 23 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7385-8
Published: 23 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7385-8
Published: 23 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7385-8