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Musical Hybridity and the Challenges of Colonialism

Jann Pasler

in Composing the Citizen: Music as Public Utility in Third Republic France

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520257405
eISBN:
9780520943872
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520257405.003.0008
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

This chapter discusses the role of music during the time when colonialism was being introduced in France. It shows how musical fantasies helped increase the desire of French republicans to extend ... More


Almost Feminine, Almost Brother, Almost Southern: The Transnational Queer Figure of Charles Bon in Faulkner’s Absalom, Absalom!

Elizabeth Steeby

in Global Faulkner

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604732115
eISBN:
9781604733549
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604732115.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter analyzes Charles Bon as a character who expresses not only Faulkner’s interest in sexuality but in a specifically queer imperial desire, and recontextualizes Bon’s “ambiguous identity,” ... More


The American Missionary and Early American Legal Reform in China

Jedidiah J. Kroncke

in The Futility of Law and Development: China and the Dangers of Exporting American Law

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190233525
eISBN:
9780190233549
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190233525.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 3 distinguishes the 19th-century American experience in China from the European by showing how America struggled to reconcile its anti-imperial desires with aspirations to achieve parity and ... More


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