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The National Conservatory and Beginning of Musical Career

Marva Griffin Carter

in Swing Along: The Musical Life of Will Marion Cook

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195108910
eISBN:
9780199865796
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195108910.003.0005
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter begins by discussing the founding and development of the National Conservatory of Music in Manhattan by Jeannette Meyer-Thurber. It then talks about how the foundress attracted the ... More


Bridges and Tunnels: Negotiating the National in Transnational Television Drama

Anders Wilhelm Åberg

in Nordic Genre Film: Small Nation Film Cultures in the Global Marketplace

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780748693184
eISBN:
9781474412223
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748693184.003.0007
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

In a globalised world, the notions of neatly defined, homogeneous ethnies or national identities are difficult to sustain, especially if they are construed as organic features of social organisation ... More


Metonymy, Gifre, Grædig, and a Devouring-the-Dead Theme

Heather Maring

in Signs That Sing: Hybrid Poetics in Old English Verse

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813054469
eISBN:
9780813053202
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054469.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

Chapter 2 describes how Anglo-Saxon poets made use of the metonymy of traditional phraseology and oral-connected themes (multiforms) by exploring the “devouring-the-dead” theme in Beowulf, Soul and ... More


The Artifice of Dialogue: Thinking Through Scepticism in Hume’s Dialogues (Fourth Interlude)

Geoffrey Rockwell and Stéfan Sinclair

in Hermeneutica: Computer-Assisted Interpretation in the Humanities

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780262034357
eISBN:
9780262332064
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262034357.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

How can dialogue be structured and how can use analytics to ask about dialogue? Chapter 10 is the last Interlude or example of text analysis using Voyant Tools. In this Interlude we look at Hume’s ... More


Variation and Inversion in Pope's Epistle to Dr Arbuthnot: [From Essays in Criticism 34 (1984) 216–28.]

Niall Rudd

in The Common Spring: Essays on Latin and English Poetry

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781904675488
eISBN:
9781781385043
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781904675488.003.0013
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

Developing further the exploration of what satire actually is, this chapter focuses on Pope's Epistle to Dr Arbuthnot, setting it in the context of its classical models (Horace, Persius), including ... More


Miracles and Religion

Ian Richard Netton

in Islam, Christianity and the Realms of the Miraculous: A Comparative Exploration

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780748699063
eISBN:
9781474460248
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748699063.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter introduces the subject of miracles in both the Islamic and Christian traditions. It begins with a selective survey of definitions from these traditions and embraces the views of both ... More


An Interview with Gene Wolfe

Melissa Mia Hall

in Shadows of the New Sun: Wolfe on Writing/Writers on Wolfe

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781846310577
eISBN:
9781846314056
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310577.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Reprinted from Amazing Science Fiction Stories, September 1981, Hall's interview takes place at the 1980 World Science Fiction Convention in Boston. Her conversation with Wolfe explores his ... More


Introduction

James J. Broomall

in Private Confederacies: The Emotional Worlds of Southern Men as Citizens and Soldiers

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781469651989
eISBN:
9781469649771
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469651989.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

Sets out book’s thesis and major themes. Abstracts the subsequent chapters chronologically.


Historical Geography

Johannes Koder

in The Archaeology of Byzantine Anatolia: From the End of Late Antiquity until the Coming of the Turks

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190610463
eISBN:
9780190610487
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190610463.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical, European History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter serves as an introduction to the history and geography of Byzantine Anatolia and to the most important written sources. The chapter considers secular, ecclesiastical, and military ... More


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