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Qui Parle (2012) 21 (1): 3–69.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Simon Porzak Copyright © 2012 Qui Parle 2012 Zerbinetta’s Laughter An Introduction to the Marginality of Song simon porzak “If you once begin, sir,” added the cheerful Pedgift, “you’ll fi nd it get uncommonly easy as you go on. Music is a science which requires to be taken...
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Qui Parle (2012) 21 (1): 185–201.
Published: 01 June 2012
... himself or as he once was when his poetic calling fi rst dawned on him. In “Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking” (PP, 388), Whitman associates the fl ower’s scent with his fi rst indirect experience of mourning when listening to the song of a bird bereft of its mate...
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Qui Parle (2004) 14 (2): 145–175.
Published: 01 December 2004
.... On this occasion, I draw on the problematic of listening from an additional source. Beyond the strictly musical questions that emerge out of a bold experiment in the song form — the collabo- ration between the poet Bertolt Brecht and the composer Hanns Eisler during...
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Qui Parle (2012) 21 (1): 151–184.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Archive/Getty Images. 152 qui parle fall/winter 2012 vol.21, no.1 David Bowie’s 1973 album Pin Ups consists entirely of covers— his versions of songs originally recorded by other British bands between 1964 and 1967. Pin Ups...
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Qui Parle (2012) 21 (1): 235–261.
Published: 01 June 2012
... into purely electronic streams of sound, thus creating a whole new array of fetish-objects that in- teract with the body differently (wires that plug directly into the ears, for instance). Do you think the rise of electrifi ed songs and the shift from a record paradigm...
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Qui Parle (2004) 14 (2): 177–204.
Published: 01 December 2004
.... INVISIBLE MUSIC (ELLISON) 179 Prologue: Music's (Black and Blue) Face The prologue to Invisible Man is like a hypertext with the Fats Waller-Andy Razaf song "(What Did I Do to Be So) Black and Blue?" functioning as its soundtrack. This is not to say there is a one-to-one...
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Qui Parle (2012) 20 (2): 71–89.
Published: 01 December 2012
... and imagines life in a new shape, a fairer one. So I would say that the booty in contemporary politics is still about whose suffering mat- ters more, and, relatedly, what forms of repair the representation of such suffering would intend. jg: I’ve sent you Justin Vivian Bond’s song...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (2): 519–532.
Published: 01 December 2017
... the rocks and water collide: after all, should the Sirens have bothered with Odysseus, at least in their usual way, that might have very well been the last sound he would have heard.   Awaiting the moment, their moment, to wash over him again. Where each song, every song, any song—or, even worse...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 117–120.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Jonathan Skinner From Warblers jonathan skinner Bay-Breasted Dendroica castanea 3 songs wishing well-wishers because you rode all the way things of each possible indistinct lisping series of 3 to 10 see or see-se count...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (1): 143–153.
Published: 01 June 2017
... the ticks, even slugs and snakes. “Well,” Lucille told me, “they’ll eat just about anything. They ain’t particular, not picky like you.” When the subject is possums, questions of good and evil, blame and fault come to life in sharp relief. Years later, I found a possum song in a book called Slave...
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Qui Parle (2012) 21 (1): 279–281.
Published: 01 June 2012
... that popular song takes (including recordings, sheet music, television, radio, digital videos, cinema, etc.) encourage its fans to develop a queer relationship to meaning. adriana cavarero teaches philosophy and political theory at the Uni- versity of Verona, Italy. Among her books are In Spite...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (1): 95–143.
Published: 01 June 2020
... of literature will force a rethinking of the nature of experience as such and thus of the apparently metaphorical relation between objects and their meanings. From the start Les chants de Maldoror presents itself as an anomaly, since it is a novel made up of songs further divided into strophes...
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Qui Parle (2008) 17 (1): 63–123.
Published: 01 June 2008
..., the dead and the unborn, for which she offered her “antiphonal call,” through her story, her song, and her pain.13 Roqiya’s story is woven of returns to the uninhabitable zone of an event, peregrinations around an intractable real, which re- mains active and alive in her perception...
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Qui Parle (2008) 17 (1): 175–192.
Published: 01 June 2008
..., but a complex imbrication, sometimes an agonized struggle. The encounter with the other’s being, as seen in the barbershop, is potentially both inspirational and flatulent: Its anguish produces the poet’s ecstatic song but also his empty rhetoric, the mere hot air of an egoistic defense. Now...
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (1): 77–102.
Published: 01 June 2019
... (songs) of roses, the advent of muteness and deafness marks the return of Lucretian dust in a play of letters: stumm + taub = Staub . 41 Ambiguously both a noun and a verb, the word dust once again proves to be as mobile and elusive as its physical counterpart, not to mention as easy...
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Qui Parle (2012) 21 (1): 85–105.
Published: 01 June 2012
... of ballet, spoken dialogue, and song, Cambert’s work in fi ve acts is widely considered a forerunner of French opera. Although little of it survives beyond the libretto and the music of the prologue and fi rst act, the event inspired one spectator to comment on the audience’s response.1 Titled...
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Qui Parle (2012) 21 (1): 71–83.
Published: 01 June 2012
... are dealing, according to Horkheimer and Adorno, with a voice of bodily enjoyment that opposes the self’s rationality by induc- ing it to melt back into the bliss of its prehistory (Horkheimer and Adorno 1969). This analysis applies all the more readily to song, in which mu...
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Qui Parle (2003) 14 (1): 21–47.
Published: 01 June 2003
... music technology du jour: the piano roll machine.2 The question at hand was whether or not a piano roll constituted a "copy" of the sheet music that it played. If so, copy- right owners could enjoin unauthorized piano rolls of the songs for which they.owned the copyright. If not, piano roll...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (2): 269–289.
Published: 01 December 2018
... of forms of life, which first means the forms of experience of time. The democratic revolution of fiction is not the big surge of the masses on the stage of history. Nevertheless it is true to the modern principle of revolution, as is formulated in the song “The Internationale”: the process through which...
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Qui Parle (2010) 18 (2): 323–327.
Published: 01 December 2010
..., in particular a legibly sexual liberty? Is what we pass on already a given, or is it, as Derrida says, a task? Is it a promise, or a design? To paraphrase the XTC song from which I take my title, when we think we’re only making plans for young Nigel, is Nigel’s whole future “as good as sealed”?4 Here...