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Foucault and Deleuze on acid

Dave Boothroyd

in Culture on Drugs: Narco-cultural Studies of High Modernity

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719055980
eISBN:
9781781700921
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719055980.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter examines the dialogue on the subject of drugs, madness and philosophy that can be traced in several texts by Michel Foucault and Gilles Deleuze. It addresses the question of the ... More


Fannie Bloomfield-Zeisler: The Life and Times of a Piano Virtuoso

Beth Abelson Macleod

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039348
eISBN:
9780252097393
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039348.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

One of the foremost piano virtuosi of her time, Fannie Bloomfield-Zeisler reliably filled Carnegie Hall. As a “new woman,” she simultaneously embraced family life and forged an independent career ... More


Elopement

Richard Bolster

in Marie d`Agoult: The Rebel Countess

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300082463
eISBN:
9780300137682
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300082463.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Prose (inc. letters, diaries)

This chapter focuses on Marie d'Agoult's relationship with composer Franz Liszt. It discusses Marie's growing discontent with her relationship with her husband, her decision to open a leading salon ... More


Music Drama at the Paris Odéon, 1824–1828

Mark Everist

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520234451
eISBN:
9780520928909
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520234451.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Parisian theatrical, artistic, social, and political life is illustrated in the institutional history of the Paris Odéon, an opera house that flourished during the Bourbon Restoration. This book ... More


Frying Fancy Fish

William Todd Schultz

in Tiny Terror: Why Truman Capote (Almost) Wrote Answered Prayers

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199752041
eISBN:
9780190255961
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199752041.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter describes Truman Capote's In Cold Blood, which was an enormous critical and financial success in the mid-1960s. After the release of In Cold Blood Capote collected his materials and ... More


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