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Modernism and Opera.

Author/Creator:
Begam, Richard.
Publication:
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (391 pages)
Series:
Hopkins Studies in Modernism Ser.
Hopkins Studies in Modernism Ser.
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Subjects:
Opera -- 20th century.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
This captivating book--the first of its kind--will appeal to scholars of literature, music, theater, and modernity as well as to sophisticated opera lovers everywhere.
Contents:
Cover
Half-title
Title Page
Copyright Page
Dedication
Contents
Acknowledgments
Introduction
I: World War I and Before: Crises of Gender and Theatricality
1. Laughing at the Redeemer: Kundry and the Paradox of Parsifal
2. Maeterlinck, Debussy, and Modernism
3. Echoes of the Self: Cosmic Loneliness in Bartók's Duke Bluebeard's Castle
II: Interwar Modernism: Movement and Countermovement
4. The Great War and Its Aftermath: Strauss and Hofmannsthal's "Third-Way Modernism"
5. Adorno's Shifting Wozzeck
6. Many Modernisms, Two Makropulos Cases: Čapek, Janáček, and the Shifting Avant-Gardes of Interwar Prague
7. Schoenberg, Modernism, and Degeneracy
8. Gertrude Stein, Minimalism, and Modern Opera
III: Opera after World War II: Tensions of Institutional Modernism
9. Stravinsky, Auden, and the Midcentury Modernism of The Rake's Progress
10. Gloriana and the New Elizabethan Age
11. One Saint in Eight Tableaux: The Untimely Modernism of Olivier Messiaen's Saint François d'Assise
12. Saariaho's L'Amour de Loin: Modernist Opera in the Twenty-First Century
Contributors
Index
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Smith, Matthew Wilson.
Other format:
Print version: Begam, Richard Modernism and Opera
ISBN:
9781421420639
9781421420622
OCLC:
960642783