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Blackness and Classical Music in the Age of the Black Horror on the Rhine Campaign

Kira Thurman

in Singing Like Germans: Black Musicians in the Land of Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781501759840
eISBN:
9781501759864
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501759840.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter looks into the concept of Blackness and classical musicals amidst the Rhine Campaign. Roland Hayes' performance in 1924 encapsulated the changes that shaped how audiences listened to ... More


Singing Lieder, Hearing Race: Debating Blackness, Whiteness, and German Music in Interwar Central Europe

Kira Thurman

in Singing Like Germans: Black Musicians in the Land of Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781501759840
eISBN:
9781501759864
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501759840.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter explores the role of race in music amidst the interwar period in Central Europe. It compares the analysis of Ronald Hayes and Marian Anderson in terms of their changing performances of ... More


Of Little Comfort: War Widows, Fallen Soldiers, and the Remaking of the Nation after the Great War

Erika Kuhlman

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814748398
eISBN:
9780814749050
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814748398.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

During and especially after World War I, the millions of black-clad widows on the streets of Europe's cities were a constant reminder that war caused carnage on a vast scale. But widows were far more ... More


The Fascist Threat as Seen in the Egyptian Daily Press

in Confronting Fascism in Egypt: Dictatorship versus Democracy in the 1930s

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804763431
eISBN:
9780804772556
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804763431.003.0004
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter discusses the influential role of Egyptian daily newspapers in the interwar era. The daily newspaper was the dominant agent in print culture, the most widely read source of information ... More


The Change from Within

Gil-li Vardi

in The Changing Character of War

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199596737
eISBN:
9780191803543
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199596737.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines the generators of change in the way war is waged and the conditions without which change — whether intended, incidental, or even undesired — is not likely to take place. Using ... More


Confronting Fascism in Egypt: Dictatorship versus Democracy in the 1930s

Israel Gershoni and James Jankowski

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804763431
eISBN:
9780804772556
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804763431.001.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This book offers a new reading of the political and intellectual culture of Egypt during the interwar era. Though scholarship has commonly emphasized Arab political and military support of Axis ... More


Mockery and Terror: Fascism and Nazism in Visual Imagery

in Confronting Fascism in Egypt: Dictatorship versus Democracy in the 1930s

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804763431
eISBN:
9780804772556
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804763431.003.0005
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter discusses visual images as expressions of Egyptian commentary on contemporary issues during the interwar era. The illustrated journal was a unique press genre intended to serve as a ... More


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