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Literary sources of Nineteenth-Century musical orientalism

Jonathan David Little

Literary sources of Nineteenth-Century musical orientalism

the hypnotic spell of the exotic on music of the Romantic period

by Jonathan David Little

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Published by Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oriental influences,
  • Vocal music,
  • Orchestral music,
  • Orientalism in music,
  • Music,
  • Music and literature,
  • History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJonathan David Little ; with a foreword by Dolores M. Hsu
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML1420 .L58 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25077666M
    ISBN 10077341553X
    ISBN 109780773415539
    LC Control Number2011014165

    Orientalism is a term that is used by art historians, literary and cultural studies scholars for the imitation or depiction of aspects in Middle Eastern, South Asian, and . Orientalism Edward Said's signature contribution to academic life is the book Orientalism. It has been influential in about half a dozen established disciplines, especially literary studies (English, comparative literature), history, anthropology, sociology, area studies (especially middle east studies), and comparative religion.

    Synopsis Representations of music were employed to create a wider 'Orient' on the pages, stages and walls of nineteenth-century Britain. This book explores issues of orientalism, otherness, gender and sexuality that arise in artistic British representations of non-European musicians during this time, by utilizing recent theories of orientalism, and the subsidiary (particularly aesthetic and. Orientalism in the Victorian era has origins in three aspects of 18th-century European and British culture: first, the fascination with The Arabian Nights (translated into French by Antoine Galland in ), which was one of the first works to have purveyed to Western Europe the image of the Orient as a place of wonders, wealth, mystery, intrigue, romance, and danger; second, the Romantic. "This book explores issues of orientalism, otherness, gender and sexuality that arise in artistic British representations of non-European musicians during this time, by utilizing recent theories of orientalism, and the subsidiary (particularly aesthetic and literary) theories both on which these theories were based and on which they have been influential.

    Orientalism and Visual Culture is the first sustained analysis of historical exoticism in the nineteenth century. Supplementing the tools of art history with aspects of postcolonial theory, the work of the Frankfurt School, and reception theory, Frederick Bohrer examines the varied reception of the art of ancient Mesopotamia at the time of their archaeological discovery in England, France and Format: Copertina rigida. lish literature and also, recently, other works on the Middle East among which are The Question of Palestine () and Covering Islam (). He combines deep sensitivity to injustices wrought upon the Palestinians, and Arabs generally, with broad knowledge of Western intellectual history. Orientalism is a controversial and important book. These are at once distinct, contrasting, and yet interconnected regions. Scholars often link visual examples of Orientalism alongside the Romantic literature and music of the early nineteenth century, a period of rising imperialism and tourism when Western artists traveled widely to .


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