Silence and Absence in Literature and Music

Edited by Werner Wolf, Karl Franzens University Graz, Austria, and Walter Bernhart, Karl Franzens University Graz, Austria

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€110,00
$142.00
ISBN13: 
9789004314856
E-ISBN: 
9789004314863
Publication Date: 
April 2016
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Hardback
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Approx. 270 pp. 32 ill. incl. musical fragments
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1566-0958
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15

Lawrence Kramer, Fordham University

This volume collects twenty of Lawrence Kramer’s seminal writings--some significantly revised for republication--on art song (especially Lieder), opera, and word-music relationships. Topics include text-setting, subjectivity, the sublime, mourning, sexuality, decadence, orientalism, the body,...
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Volume: 
16
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004342125
E-ISBN: 
9789004342132
Publication date: 
June 2017
€149,00
$172.00

Written by Walter Bernhart, Karl Franzens University Graz, Austria, and edited by Werner Wolf, Karl Franzens University Graz, Austria

This volume is dedicated to the musico-literary oeuvre of Walter Bernhart, professor of English literature at Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz/Austria and pioneer in the field of intermedial relations between literature and other arts and media. The volume is of relevance to literary scholars and...
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Volume: 
14
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004302709
E-ISBN: 
9789004302747
Publication date: 
July 2015
€134,00
$170.00

Edited by Walter Bernhart and Lawrence Kramer

The volume raises a simple but rarely asked question: just what, exactly, is voice? The subquestions are raised: Is voice an animal category, as Aristotle thought? Or is essentially related to language? To music? Is it a kind of object?
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Volume: 
13
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042038219
Publication date: 
January 2014
€55,00
$68.00

Edited by Walter Bernhart

The main section of this volume of essays addresses the topic of ‘Performativity in Literature and Music’, a subject of high contemporary relevance since a substantial part of recent reflections in the humanities are concerned with the performance aspect of cultural activities, particularly in...
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Volume: 
12
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042034631
Publication date: 
January 2011
€83,00
$102.00

Edited by Walter Bernhart and Werner Wolf

This volume contains a selection of nine essays with an interdisciplinary perspective. They were originally presented at the Sixth International Conference on Word and Music Studies, which was held at Edinburgh University in June 2007 and was organized by the International Association for Word...
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Volume: 
11
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042031586
Publication date: 
January 2010
€53,00
$65.00

Regula Hohl Trillini

This study analyzes representations of music in fiction, drama and poetry as well as normative texts in order to contribute to a gendered cultural history of domestic performance. From the Tudors to the First World War, playing the harpsichord or piano was an indispensable asset of any potential...
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Volume: 
10
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042024892
Publication date: 
January 2008
€70,00
$86.00

Edited by David Francis Urrows

The twelve essays presented in this volume are drawn from the Fifth International Conference on Word and Music Studies held at Santa Barbara, CA, in 2005. The conference was organized and sponsored by The International Association for Word and Music Studies (WMA) and in its central section...
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Volume: 
9
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042024304
Publication date: 
January 2008
€42,00
$51.60
€70,00
$86.00

Edited by Walter Bernhart

Ulrich Weisstein, an international authority in the fields of comparative literature and comparative arts, has been a pioneer paving the way for present-day intermedia studies. Among his broad intermedial interests opera has always held a central place. For the first time this volume makes...
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Volume: 
8
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042021112
Publication date: 
January 2006
€106,00
$131.00

Edited by Suzanne M. Lodato and David Francis Urrows

The nine interdisciplinary essays in this volume were presented in 2003 in Berlin at the Fourth International Conference on Word and Music Studies, which was sponsored by The International Association for Word and Music Studies (WMA). The nine articles in this volume cover two areas: “Surveying...
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Volume: 
7
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042018976
Publication date: 
January 2005
€58,00
$72.00

Michael Halliwell

Opera and the Novel: The Case of Henry James offers the first full-length study of the theory and practice of the adaptation of fiction into opera: the transference of a work from one medium to another – metaphrasis – is its point of departure....
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Volume: 
6
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042016347
Publication date: 
January 2005
€132,00
$163.00

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