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A “True Modernist”: Arnold Schoenberg

Ehrhard Bahr

in Weimar on the Pacific: German Exile Culture in Los Angeles and the Crisis of Modernism

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520251281
eISBN:
9780520933804
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520251281.003.0012
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter revisits the controversy between Thomas Mann and Arnold Schoenberg regarding the employment of twelve-tone composition in Doctor Faustus. It draws on the conflict to show that Mann had ... More


‘A Few Words among Many, about the Touchy Point of Succession’:1 The Duke of York and the Exclusion Crisis

Peter Hinds

in ‘The Horrid Popish Plot’: Roger L’Estrange and the Circulation of Political Discourse in Late Seventeenth-Century London

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264430
eISBN:
9780191733994
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264430.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

This chapter focuses on the Duke of York and the crisis over the succession, which was precipitated in part by Oates' allegations. It sets concerns over a potential Catholic successor in several ... More


. A Notice of the End of the World

Anne Marie Oliver and Paul F. Steinberg

in The Road to Martyrs' Square: A Journey into the World of the Suicide Bomber

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195305593
eISBN:
9780199850815
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195305593.003.0033
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter describes a notice of the End of the World snapped in the main hall of a Hamas-controlled mosque in Gaza City. Entitled “The Marj az–Zahur Exile: Between the Mercilessness of Winter and ... More


Abderrahmane Sissako (Mauritania)

Roy Armes

in African Filmmaking: North and South of the Sahara

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748621231
eISBN:
9780748670789
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748621231.003.0014
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter focuses on filmmaker Abderrahmane Sissako. Sissako was born in Kiffa, Mauritania in 1961, brought up in Mali, trained at the VGIK film school in Moscow, and has resided in Paris since ... More


Abdias Nascimento

Kimberly L. Cleveland

in Black Art in Brazil: Expressions of Identity

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813044767
eISBN:
9780813046457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044767.003.0003
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Abdias Nascimento was an actor, activist, national politician, and self-taught artist from Rio de Janeiro. The chapter examines how this artist used his paintings to pay homage to the gods of the ... More


Abdication and Exile

Ronald G. Musto

in Apocalypse in Rome: Cola di Rienzo and the Politics of the New Age

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520233966
eISBN:
9780520928725
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520233966.003.0012
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

Opera comune, “common work,” was what Cola di Rienzo had called the victory over the barons at Porta San Lorenzo. Cola's actions had shocked and disturbed the loyal knights of Rome. The Anonimo ... More


The Abjurers, Their Crimes, and Their Property

William Chester Jordan

in From England to France: Felony and Exile in the High Middle Ages

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691164953
eISBN:
9781400866397
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691164953.003.0003
Subject:
History, World Medieval History

This chapter focuses on the abjurers themselves. The exile system was easier to accept in regions where multiple capital jurisdictions abutted one another, as they did on the continent, and where no ... More


Abjuring the Realm

William Chester Jordan

in From England to France: Felony and Exile in the High Middle Ages

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691164953
eISBN:
9781400866397
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691164953.003.0002
Subject:
History, World Medieval History

This chapter considers the factors that justified kings' and administrators' resort to the exile of large numbers of the criminal population. The relationship between the medieval English law of ... More


Above the Law: Privilegium

Justin Steinberg

in Dante and the Limits of the Law

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780226071091
eISBN:
9780226071121
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226071121.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

This chapter illustrates how the poet uses his own extraordinary dispensation— the grant to pass through the afterworld alive— to question what it means to be “above” the law. Each time the infernal ... More


Abraham and Exile

David M. Carr

in Holy Resilience: The Bible's Traumatic Origins

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300204568
eISBN:
9780300210248
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300204568.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

This chapter addresses how exiles reshaped stories about ancient figures such as Abraham and Moses so that these ancient individuals represented both their suffering and hope. It shows that the ... More


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