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Published: 28 July 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390824-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9082-4
Published: 15 September 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395898-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9589-8
Published: 17 November 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388654-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8865-4
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-016
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
..., abandoned back pages made some noise. TIN PAN ALLEY S SHEET MUSIC BIZ Charles K. Harris, How to Write a Popu lar Song, 1906 As Daniel Goldmark documented in Making Songs Pay, from 1899 through the 1930s more than fifty songwriting books sold their ability to help Ameri- cans sell their ability an...
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373636-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7363-6
... lived history. It explains the shifting registers of representation the book’s narrative takes (including to photography) to argue that the force of aesthetics and finesse of politics are coproduced through violence. / / / INTRODUCTION The Politics of Participation in Ngoma Song and Dance A summer...
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379577-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7957-7
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-079
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... passed on, too. The last artist mentioned in this book, finished in 1974? Billy Joel began to stake his claim. BLUES RELATIONSHIPS AND BLACK WOMEN S DEEP SONGS Gayl Jones, Corregidora, 1975 Gayl Jones s poem Deep Song, named for a Billie Holiday recording and cit- ing another ( Crazy He Calls Me...
Published: 28 July 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390824-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9082-4
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375241-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7524-1
... venereal disease. But so were worker arrangements sepa- rating husbands and wives. Congolese dances and stories provided a range of exquisite clues. Women used song for amusement, deep thinking, playful banter, and laughter. Song lifted. Sometimes singing brought solace or enabled hard, repetitive...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-043
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
...Mine Workers’ Songs Mphafu and Majara Majara Africans migrated from all over southern Africa to work in the diamond and gold mines. Many tens of thousands quite literally walked hundreds of miles before the extension of railroads made travel easier. By the 1940s the gold mines employed...
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... This chapter documents Mapfumo’s shift to creating songs drawing on Zimbabwean traditional music—including mbira—and with lyrics that comment on the situation in the country as the liberation struggle reaches its violent crescendo. Moving from the Mhangura mine to Salisbury (Harare), and...
Published: 19 March 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8483-0
... III Killing Women Children of the State? Unwanted Girls in Rural Tamilnadu This chapter is concerned with female infanticide in contemporary India, specifically in the state of Tamilnadu. Even the question of how to pose the problem of female infanticide in relation to the state and to...
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012429-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1242-9
...SYNCOPATED SUBJECTS Nina Simone is mad and with good reason. Urged to go slow, 1 to keep calm amid the carnage of her people, to sing sedately with the bloody boot of antiblackness on her throat, she fi nally unleashed a rush of fury and outburst of song that came quicker than [she] could...
Published: 19 March 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8483-0
... I Women in Custody The Ameena Case The Female Citizen and Subject On 11 August 1991 the newspapers announced the dramatic rescue of a child bride on the previous day. On the flight from Hyderabad to Delhi (en route to Riyadh), Ameena, the child bride, ten or eleven years old, had...
Published: 13 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007036-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0703-6
... campuses through the Davis Project, offered the following PowerPoint Presentation to explain the difference between Israeli Jews and Arabs/ Palestinians. WOMEN OF COLOR E VA NG EL IC A L T HEOLO G IE S | 259 Israel Arab/ Palestine Teach kids songs of peace Teach kids songs of hate/ Sesame Street is about...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... cliché a cash cow Jane Becker took that story further in Selling Tradition. Ballad singer 56 · PART I Jean Ritchie similarly packaged the music: her memoir Jean Ritchie s Singing Family of the Cumberlands was almost a settlement school keepsake, praising the women for keeping the old mountain songs in...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-030
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
...82 · PART II lyr ics to music and said a servant of hers had been the model for Aunt Jemima. But networks of women were essential, from the bohemian who launched her in Chicago to that opera singer, Jesse Bartlett Davis, and others the text concealed Governor Yates s wife, President Harding s wife...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
...setting the scene · 39 When Gilbert Chase wrote Amer i ca s Music in the 1950s, the work of these women was central to his Indian tribal music chapter, including the detail that patron Mary Hemenway had sponsored J. Walter Fewkes s first- ever phono- graphic recordings of Indians. By the revised...
Published: 19 March 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384830-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8483-0
... Beyond the Hysterectomies Scandal: Women, the Institution, Family, and State My reflections on institutionalized women in relation to the family and state in India, in this chapter, derive from and focus on a widely reported case of mass hysterectomies performed on women inmates of a state-run...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
...- as- dust write- ups by women con- fronting the sexist structure of academia. Fletcher, given a solid 1980s biography by Joan Mark, was born in 1838, four years before Slave Songs compiler Lucy McKim Garrison, and similarly educated in feminist circles. She lectured on prehistoric topics in the...