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Conclusion

in The ‘Natural Leaders’ and their World: Politics, Culture and Society in Belfast, c.1801–1832

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846318481
eISBN:
9781846317903
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317903.007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter sums up the key findings of this study on the political and cultural milieu inhabited by the Presbyterian elite of late-Georgian Belfast. It argues that William Tennent was not only a ... More


Chopin’s Oneiric Soundscapes and the Role of Dreams in Romantic Culture

Halina Goldberg

in Chopin and His World

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780691177755
eISBN:
9781400889006
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691177755.003.0002
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter talks about how the notion of dreaming in music immediately brings to mind Chopin's nocturnes. Indeed, this genre's explicit association with the night invokes the oneiric realm, the ... More


Making Text

Emma Walters

in Doing Text: Media After the Subject

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781911325031
eISBN:
9781800342576
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781911325031.003.0006
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter explores the act of making text. It looks at the author's own biography. Understanding one's contribution to both the textual and cultural milieu in which one situates themself provides ... More


The Whiteness of Green: The Convergence of Colors

Gareth Doherty

in Paradoxes of Green: Landscapes of a City-State

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780520285019
eISBN:
9780520960626
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520285019.003.0009
Subject:
Anthropology, Middle Eastern Cultural Anthropology

This chapter turns to the color white and its relationship with green. White is understood as the summation of all colors, rather than the absence of it. When designing with green, the charisma of ... More


Lu Xun: The Persistent Rejection of Zhuangzi

Liu Jianmei

in Zhuangzi and Modern Chinese Literature

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780190238155
eISBN:
9780190238179
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190238155.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter is devoted to Lu Xun’s relentlessly critical attitude toward Zhuangzi. Regarding himself as a “spiritual warrior,” Lu Xun abhorred and refused to accept “the idea of inaction” and ... More


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