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Product Description: This book explores the relationship between words and music in contemporary texts, examining, in particular, the way that new technologies are changing the literature-music relationship. It brings an eclectic and novel range of interdisciplinary theories to the area of musico-literary studies, drawing from the fields of semiotics, disability studies, musicology, psychoanalysis, music psychology, emotion and affect theory, new media, cosmopolitanism, globalization, ethnicity and biraciality...read more

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9781138852051 | Routledge, May 2, 2016, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: This book explores the relationship between words and music in contemporary texts, examining, in particular, the way that new technologies are changing the literature-music relationship.

By Walter Bernhart (editor)

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9789004314856 | Lam edition (Rodopi Bv Editions, April 21, 2016), cover price $142.00

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Product Description: The Sound of Culture explores the histories of race and technology in a world made by slavery, colonialism, and industrialization. Beginning in the late nineteenth century and moving through to the twenty-first, the book argues for the dependent nature of those histories...read more

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9780819575760 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, December 29, 2015, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: The Sound of Culture explores the histories of race and technology in a world made by slavery, colonialism, and industrialization.

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9780819575777 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, December 29, 2015, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The Sound of Culture explores the histories of race and technology in a world made by slavery, colonialism, and industrialization.

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Product Description: Music was an essential aspect of life in eighteenth-century Britain and plays a crucial role in the literary strategies of Georgian novels. This book is the first to investigate the literary representation of music in these works and explores the structural, dramatic and metaphorical roles of music in novels by authors ranging from Richardson to Austen...read more

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9781107108509 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 8, 2015, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Music was an essential aspect of life in eighteenth-century Britain and plays a crucial role in the literary strategies of Georgian novels.

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Product Description: This study is a groundbreaking investigation into the formative influence of music on Virginia Woolf's writing. In this unique study Emma Sutton discusses all of Woolf's novels as well as selected essays and short fiction, offering detailed commentaries on Woolf's numerous allusions to classical repertoire and to composers including Bach, Mozart, Beethoven and Wagner...read more

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9780748637874 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, October 30, 2013, cover price $120.00

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9781474401432 | Reprint edition (Edinburgh Univ Pr, June 1, 2015), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: This study is a groundbreaking investigation into the formative influence of music on Virginia Woolf's writing.

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Product Description: Music in the Works of F. Scott Fitzgerald illustrates and analyzes the ways in which Fitzgerald integrated music with literature through his entire writing career, from his early Triangle Club lyrics to his later Hollywood screenplays, but most significantly in the novels and short stories for which he is most famous...read more

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9781611475685 | Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Pr, September 20, 2013, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Music in the Works of F.

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9781611478327 | Reprint edition (Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Pr, March 3, 2015), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: Music in the Works of F.

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Product Description: Between present and past, visible and invisible, and sensation and idea, there is resonance—so philosopher Maurice Merleau-Ponty argued and so Jessica Wiskus explores in The Rhythm of Thought. Holding the poetry of Stéphane Mallarmé, the paintings of Paul Cézanne, the prose of Marcel Proust, and the music of Claude Debussy under Merleau-Ponty’s phenomenological light, she offers innovative interpretations of some of these artists’ masterworks, in turn articulating a new perspective on Merleau-Ponty’s philosophy...read more

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9780226030920 | Univ of Chicago Pr, June 1, 2013, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Between present and past, visible and invisible, and sensation and idea, there is resonance—so philosopher Maurice Merleau-Ponty argued and so Jessica Wiskus explores in The Rhythm of Thought.
9780387559940, titled "Raumforderungen Der Niere Im Sonographischen Bild: Textbuch Und Atlas" | Springer Verlag, January 1, 1996, cover price $120.00 | also contains Raumforderungen Der Niere Im Sonographischen Bild: Textbuch Und Atlas

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9780226274256 | Reprint edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, March 5, 2015), cover price $21.00 | About this edition: Between present and past, visible and invisible, and sensation and idea, there is resonance—so philosopher Maurice Merleau-Ponty argued and so Jessica Wiskus explores in The Rhythm of Thought.

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9781421407081 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, September 17, 2012, cover price $55.00

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9781421417028 | Reprint edition (Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, February 17, 2015), cover price $29.95

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Product Description: In Germany the decade beginning in the mid-1990s brought an unprecedented ""confusion of the spheres"" of literature and popular music. Popular musicians ""crossed over"" into the literary field, editors and writers called for contemporary German literature to become more like popular music, writers attempted to borrow structural aspects from music or paid new attention to popular music at the thematic level...read more

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9781571139184, titled "Into the Groove: Popular Music and Contemporary German Fiction" | Camden House, February 1, 2015, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: In Germany the decade beginning in the mid-1990s brought an unprecedented ""confusion of the spheres"" of literature and popular music.

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By Adam Hansen (editor)

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9781472410979 | Ashgate Pub Co, December 28, 2014, cover price $119.95

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By Nicholas Till (editor)

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9781472409638 | Ashgate Pub Co, November 28, 2014, cover price $114.95

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Product Description: This book captures links between music and literature in the light of recent proposals from theorists of intertextuality and comparative literature, and at the same time diagnoses the current state of comparative literature as a field of literary research...read more
By Lindsay Davidson (trans)

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9783631627389 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, October 21, 2014, cover price $72.95 | About this edition: This book captures links between music and literature in the light of recent proposals from theorists of intertextuality and comparative literature, and at the same time diagnoses the current state of comparative literature as a field of literary research.

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Product Description: This book examines the role of music in British-South Asian postcolonial literature, asking how music relates to the construction of postcolonial identity. It focuses on novels that explore the postcolonial condition in India, Pakistan, and the United Kingdom: Vikram Seth's A Suitable Boy, Amit Chaudhuri's Afternoon Raag, Suhayl Saadi's Psychoraag, Hanif Kureishi's The Buddha of Suburbia and The Black Album, and Salman Rushdie's The Ground Beneath Her Feet, with reference to other texts, such as E...read more

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9781138777361, titled "Music and Identity in Postcolonial British South-Asian Literature" | Routledge, August 7, 2014, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: This book examines the role of music in British-South Asian postcolonial literature, asking how music relates to the construction of postcolonial identity.

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Product Description: The essays collected here raise a simple but rarely asked question: just what, exactly, is voice? From this founding question, many others proliferate: Is voice an animal category, as Aristotle thought? Or is it distinctively human? Is it essentially related to language? To music? To song and singing? Is it a mark of presence or of absence? Is it a kind of object? How is our sense of voice affected by the development of recording technology? The authors in this volume approach such questions primarily by turning away from a general idea of voice and instead investigating what can be learned by attending to the qualities and acts of particular voices...read more
By Lawrence Kramer (editor)

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9789042038219 | Rodopi Bv Editions, January 1, 2014, cover price $67.00 | About this edition: The essays collected here raise a simple but rarely asked question: just what, exactly, is voice?

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Product Description: Text and Drugs and Rock'n'Roll explores the interaction between two of the most powerful socio-cultural movements in the post-war years - the literary forces of the Beat Generation and the musical energies of rock and its attendant culture...read more

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9780826416643 | 1 edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 14, 2013), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Text and Drugs and Rock'n'Roll explores the interaction between two of the most powerful socio-cultural movements in the post-war years - the literary forces of the Beat Generation and the musical energies of rock and its attendant culture.

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9781628926279 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, May 8, 2014), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Text and Drugs and Rock'n'Roll explores the interaction between two of the most powerful socio-cultural movements in the post-war years - the literary forces of the Beat Generation and the musical energies of rock and its attendant culture.

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Product Description: These essays explore music and its relationship to language, aesthetics, and culture in the life and work of the preeminent Modernist writer Virginia Woolf (Mrs. Dalloway, To the Lighthouse, Orlando, A Room of One's Own, and other works)...read more
By Adriana Varga (editor)

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9780253012463 | Indiana Univ Pr, May 20, 2014, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: These essays explore music and its relationship to language, aesthetics, and culture in the life and work of the preeminent Modernist writer Virginia Woolf (Mrs.

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9780253012555 | Indiana Univ Pr, May 20, 2014, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: These essays explore music and its relationship to language, aesthetics, and culture in the life and work of the preeminent Modernist writer Virginia Woolf (Mrs.

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Product Description: Africa in Stereo analyzes how Africans have engaged with African American music and its representations in the long twentieth century (1890-2011) to offer a new cultural history attesting to pan-Africanism's ongoing and open theoretical potential...read more

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9780199936373 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, November 30, 2013, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: Africa in Stereo analyzes how Africans have engaged with African American music and its representations in the long twentieth century (1890-2011) to offer a new cultural history attesting to pan-Africanism's ongoing and open theoretical potential.

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9780199936397 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 7, 2014, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Africa in Stereo analyzes how Africans have engaged with African American music and its representations in the long twentieth century (1890-2011) to offer a new cultural history attesting to pan-Africanism's ongoing and open theoretical potential.

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Product Description: You Should’ve Heard Just What I Seen explores how music shapes the experience of making and looking at art, with original contributions from over 50 leading contemporary artists, curators and gallerists. Invited to submit pieces that touch on the way music factors into both their lives and practice, the conversations, poems, essays, lists, show flyers, t-shirts, paintings and photographs they provided are collected in this supreme reader on contemporary art and sound...read more
By Kelly Taxter (foreword by)

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9780982681374 | Gregory R Miller & Co, February 28, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: You Should’ve Heard Just What I Seen explores how music shapes the experience of making and looking at art, with original contributions from over 50 leading contemporary artists, curators and gallerists.

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Product Description: Jazz in the Time of the Novel argues that a culture’s understanding of the concept of time plays a central role in its economic, social, and aesthetic affairs and that a culture arrives at its conception of time through its artistic practices...read more

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9780817318048 | Univ of Alabama Pr, October 18, 2013, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Jazz in the Time of the Novel argues that a culture’s understanding of the concept of time plays a central role in its economic, social, and aesthetic affairs and that a culture arrives at its conception of time through its artistic practices.

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Product Description: Examining American realist fiction as it was informed and shaped by the music of the period, Sounding Real sheds new light on the profound musical and cultural change at the turn of the twentieth century. Sounding Real by Cristina L...read more

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9780817317980 | Univ of Alabama Pr, July 2, 2013, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Examining American realist fiction as it was informed and shaped by the music of the period, Sounding Real sheds new light on the profound musical and cultural change at the turn of the twentieth century.

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Product Description: People chat about music every day, but they also treat it as a limit, as the boundary of what is sayable. By addressing different perspectives and traditions that form and inform the speaking of music in Western culture--musical, literary, philosophical, semiotic, political--this volume offers a unique snapshot of today's scholarship on speech about music...read more
By Keith Chapin (editor) and Andrew H. Clark (editor)

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9780823251384 | Fordham Univ Pr, August 22, 2013, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: People chat about music every day, but they also treat it as a limit, as the boundary of what is sayable.

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9780823251391 | Fordham Univ Pr, August 22, 2013, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: People chat about music every day, but they also treat it as a limit, as the boundary of what is sayable.

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