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The queer composition of America's sound : gay modernists, American music, and national identity / Nadine Hubbs.

Author/Creator:
Hubbs, Nadine.
Publication:
Berkeley : University of California Press, c2004.
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 282 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
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Subjects:
Music -- United States -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
National music -- United States -- History and criticism.
Gay composers -- United States.
Contents:
Modernist abstraction and the abstract art : Four Saints and the queer composition of America's sound
Being musical : gender, sexuality, and musical identity in twentieth-century America
Intermezzo. My dear Freddy : identity excesses and evasions chez Paul Bowles
A French connection : modernist codes in the musical closet
Queerness, eruption, bursting : U.S. musical modernism at midcentury
Coda. Composing oneself (reprise).
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-263) and index.
Discography: p. 265.
ISBN:
0520241843 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520241851 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
54454565