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A London Symphony

David Manning

in Vaughan Williams on Music

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195182392
eISBN:
9780199851485
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195182392.003.0081
Subject:
Music, History, Western

The title A London Symphony may suggest to some hearers a descriptive piece, but this is not the intention of the composer. A better title would perhaps be “Symphony by a Londoner,”; that is to say, ... More


Performing Rebellion: Eurydice's Cry in Turkey

Serap Erincin

in Antigone on the Contemporary World Stage

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199586196
eISBN:
9780191728754
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199586196.003.0009
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Serap Erincin writes about Sahika Tekand's production Eurydice's Cry (2006), which commented on freedom and human rights in Turkey through a highly circumscribed movement vocabulary. The chorus's ... More


Back to Normal: Cultural Work in the Erasure of John Horne Burns

John Ibson

in The Mourning After: Loss and Longing among Midcentury American Men

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226576541
eISBN:
9780226576718
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226576718.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

Disrepute, then obscurity, were the eventual fate of John Horne Burns, despite the considerable acclaim that greeted The Gallery, his first published novel, in 1947. This chapter describes and ... More


An Audible World

Hugh Epstein

in Hardy, Conrad and the Senses

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474449861
eISBN:
9781474477086
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474449861.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The chapter opens by contrasting the human capacities for audition as opposed to vision, and the qualities conveyed by sound as opposed to those by light. Despite the general acceptance of wave ... More


Reverie

Marilyn Ann Moss

in Raoul Walsh: The True Adventures of Hollywood's Legendary Director

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813133935
eISBN:
9780813135595
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813133935.003.0014
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Walsh's 1950s films reveal his psychology, although now filtered through a somewhat different lens—contemplative, more tuned in to his characters' inner lives. They may not reveal themselves verbally ... More


Cinderella Stories

Brent Phillips

in Charles Walters: The Director Who Made Hollywood Dance

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780813147215
eISBN:
9780813151502
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813147215.003.0020
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The chapter discusses Walters’ direction of Broadway’s By the Beautiful Sea, his run-ins with composer Arthur Schwartz, and his decision to leave that show during out-of-town tryouts. Returning to ... More


“The Place Where Two Discriminations Meet”: Race, Gender, and the Threat of Violence

Brett Krutzsch

in Dying to Be Normal: Gay Martyrs and the Transformation of American Sexual Politics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190685218
eISBN:
9780190685249
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190685218.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

Chapter 4 highlights how transgender women and queer people of color have been more frequent victims of violence than white gay men even though their murders have received less attention. The chapter ... More


South African Penelopes: Njabulo Ndebele’s The Cry of Winnie Mandela

Justine McConnell

in Black Odysseys: The Homeric Odyssey in the African Diaspora since 1939

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199605002
eISBN:
9780191751226
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199605002.003.0007
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Ndebele’s The Cry of Winnie Mandela confronts the double colonization suffered by women of imperially oppressed nations. In depicting a selection of South African women, Ndebele offers a new Penelope ... More


Loop: Violence \ Pleasure / Far Cry

Christopher B. Patterson

in Open World Empire: Race, Erotics, and the Global Rise of Video Games

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781479802043
eISBN:
9781479886029
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479802043.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter explores how the open world shooter video games in the Far Cry series engage players in repetitive “game loops” (jump, run, aim, shoot). Set in the tourist and war-torn destinations of ... More


John Browns and Battle Cries: The Patriotic Songs of the Union

Christian McWhirter

in Battle Hymns: The Power and Popularity of Music in the Civil War

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807835500
eISBN:
9781469601861
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807882627_mcwhirter.6
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

Civil War soldiers were highly musical. In fact, soldiers created one of the Union's national hymn, “John Brown's Body.” This chapter discusses the two leading patriotic songs of the Union. During ... More


The Sexual Politics of Carlos Bulosan’s Radicalism

Martin Joseph Ponce

in Beyond the Nation: Diasporic Filipino Literature and Queer Reading

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814768051
eISBN:
9780814768662
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814768051.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter looks at the gendering and sexualizing of Filipino radicalism and transnational anti-imperialism in Carlos Bulosan's work. It places The Cry and the Dedication in the context of some of ... More


Folk devils and moral panics:: women and youth across a century of censure

David W. Gutzke

in Women drinking out in Britain since the early twentieth century

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719052644
eISBN:
9781781707050
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719052644.003.0012
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Stanley Cohen established the concept of moral panic in 1972 (Folk Devils and Moral Panics: The Creation of the Mods and Rockers), and subsequently diverse scholars have explored its relevance for ... More


The Class Character of Boys Don’t Cry

Lisa Henderson

in Love and Money: Queers, Class, and Cultural Production

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814790571
eISBN:
9780814790595
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814790571.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter examines the film, Boys Don't Cry (1999), as the opening gambit for queer class critique of the text. The film is recognized as a narrative of transgender trauma and transphobic murder, ... More


To Build the Falling Castle: Louis MacNeice and the Drama of Form

Ian Whittington

in Writing the Radio War: Literature, Politics and the BBC, 1939-1945

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781474413596
eISBN:
9781474444897
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474413596.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Collectively, Louis MacNeice’s output of radio dramas and features represents one of the greatest achievements of wartime radio broadcasting in Britain. For MacNeice, already interested in poetic ... More


Novels of Adventure

Patricia Meyer Spacks

in Novel Beginnings: Experiments in Eighteenth-Century English Fiction

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300110319
eISBN:
9780300128338
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300110319.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature

This chapter explores adventure novels, which were prevalent during the eighteenth century, such as Sarah Fielding's The Cry (1754), wherein Fielding acknowledged that adventure easily arouses the ... More


Embodying the Modern

Mitsuyo Wada-Marciano

in Nippon Modern: Japanese Cinema of the 1920s and 1930s

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824831820
eISBN:
9780824868772
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824831820.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter examines the filmic image of the idealized, athletic Japanese body, which presents a tangible confirmation of Japan as a modern nation—that is, the body quite literally represents a ... More


Crossing the Black Atlantic: Travel and Anti-Apartheid Activism

Nicholas Grant

in Winning Our Freedoms Together: African Americans and Apartheid, 1945-1960

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781469635286
eISBN:
9781469635293
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469635286.003.0004
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter explores how trans-Atlantic travel provided an important avenue through which black activists related to one another’s struggles. It also demonstrates how the U.S. and South African ... More


“I Don’t Have Time to Die”

Robert H. Abzug

in Psyche and Soul in America: The Spiritual Odyssey of Rollo May

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780199754373
eISBN:
9780197512944
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199754373.003.0025
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, History of Religion

In moving to California, May became a major force in the ongoing establishment of training programs and other aspects of humanistic psychology. He mentored a number of students who came to have ... More


Njabulo Ndebele’s The Cry of Winnie Mandela (2003)

Kathleen Riley

in Imagining Ithaca: Nostos and Nostalgia Since the Great War

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198852971
eISBN:
9780191887390
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198852971.003.0007
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter looks closely at Njabulo Ndebele’s novel The Cry of Winnie Mandela, in which he gives a compelling and impassioned voice to five South African ‘descendants’ of Penelope, and to Penelope ... More


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