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The Edinburgh companion to literature and music

The Edinburgh companion to literature and music

Author: Delia da Sousa Correa
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2020] ©2020
Series: Edinburgh companions to literature and the humanities.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
This trailblazing companion charts and extends the work in this expanding interdisciplinary field and is an essential resource for researchers with an interest in literature and other media.
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Genre/Form: Literary criticism
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Critiques littéraires
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Delia da Sousa Correa
ISBN: 0748693122 9780748693122
OCLC Number: 1032716962
Description: xvi, 726 pages : illustrations, music ; 25 cm
Contents: Intertextuality, topic theory and the open text / Michael L. Klein --
Secrets, technology and musical narrative : remarks on method / Lawrence Kramer --
Derrida, de Man, Barthes, and music as the soul of writing / Peter Dayan --
Literature and music before 1500. Introduction / Ardis Butterfield, Helen Deeming and Elizabeth Eva Leach ; Music and the book : the textualisation of music and the musicalisation of text / Helen Deeming ; Liturgical music and drama / Nils Holger Petersen ; Intermedial texts / Maureen Boulton ; Citation and quotation / Jennifer Saltzstein ; Polytextuality / Suzannah Clark and Elizabeth Eva Leach ; Courtly subjectivities / Helen J. Swift and Anne Stone ; Gender : the art and hermeneutics of (in)differentiation / Elizabeth Eva Leach and Nicolette Zeeman --
Literature and music in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Introduction / Ros King ; Music and the literature of science in seventeenth-century England / Penelope Gouk ; The "sister" arts of music and poetry in early modern England / Helen Wilcox --
Metrical forms and rhythmic effects : music, poetry and song. The music of narrative poetry : Spenser, Shakespeare and Milton / David Fuller ; Against "the music of poetry" / Robert Stagg ; Speaking the song : music, language and emotion in Shakespeare's Cymbeline / Erin Minear --
Performers and performance. Shakespeare's musicians : status and hierarchy / B.J. Sokol ; Best-selling ballads in seventeenth-century England / Christopher Marsh ; Italian performance practices in seventeenth-century English song / Elizabeth Kenny --
Theatre music and opera. From tragicomedy to opera? John Marston's Antonio and Mellida / Ros King ; Learning to lament : opera and the gendering of emotion in seventeenth-century Italy / Wendy Heller ; All-sung English opera experiments in the seventeenth century / Andrew Pinnock --
Literature and music in the eighteenth century. Introduction / Suzanne Aspden ; Thomas Arne and "inferior" English opera / Suzanne Aspden ; Phaedra and Fausta : female transgression and punishment in ancient and early modern plays / Reinhard Strohm ; "When farce and when musick can eke out a play" : ballad opera and theatre's commerce / Berta Joncus --
Oratorio. National aspiration : Samson Agonistes transformed in Handel's Samson / Ruth Smith ; Maurice Greene and the English church music tradition / Matthew Gardner --
Eighteenth-century fiction and music. The eighteenth-century English novel and music : virtuous performers and well-mannered listeners / Christopher Wiley ; "Dreadful insanity" : Jane Austen and musical performance ; Music, passion and Parole in eighteenth-century French philosophy and fiction / Tili Boon Cuillé --
Music, poetry and song. Shelley's musical gifts / Gillen D'Arcy Wood ; Performative enactment vs experiential embodiment : Goethe settings by Zelter, Reichardt and Schubert / Marshall Brown --
The musical poetry of the graveyard / Annette Richards ; Of mathematics, marrow-bones and marriage : eighteenth-century convivial song / Christopher Price Literature and music in the nineteenth century. Introduction / Delia da Sousa Correa --
Music and the rise of narrative / Lawrence Kramer --
Opera. From English literature to Italian opera : a tangled web of translation / Denise P. Gallo ; James, Argento and The Aspern papers : "Orpheus and the Maenads" / Michael Halliwell ; Opera in nineteenth-century Italian fiction : reading "Senso" / Cormac Newark --
Nineteenth-century fiction and music. Stendhal at La scala : the birth of musical fandom / Gillen D'Arcy Wood ; George Eliot, Schubert and the cosmopolitan music of Daniel Deronda / Delia la Sousa Correa ; Music in Thomas Hardy's fiction : "You must not think me a hard-hearted rationalist" / John Hughes --
Music, poetry and song. Music in Romantic and Victorian poetry / Francis O'Gorman ; The princess and Tennyson's performance of childhood / Ewan Jones and Phyllis Weliver ; Tchaikovsky's songs : music as poetry / Philip Ross Bullock ; Wagner and French poetry from Nerval to Mallarmé : the power of opera unheard / Peter Dayan --
Literature and music in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Introduction / Stephen Benson --
Music and critical theory. Nelson Goodman : an analytic approach to music and literature studies / Eric Prieto ; Lyotard, phenomenology and the shared paternity of literature and music / Anthony Gritten --
Music and fiction since 1900. Music in Proust : the evolution of an idea / Mary Breatnach ; Music in Woolf's short fiction / Emma Sutton ; Listening in to D.H. Lawrence : music, body, feelings / Susan Reid ; E.M. Forster and music : listening for the amateur / Will May ; Beckett, music and the ineffable / Eric Prieto ; Jean Rhys and the politics of sound / Anna Snaith ; Music in contemporary fiction / Christin Hoene --
Music, poetry and song. Modernist poetry and music : Pound notes / Adrian Paterson ; Auden's imaginary song / T.F. Coombes ; Ivor Gurney : embracing and attacking A.E. Housman / Kate Kennedy ; Music and contemporary poetry : audience, apology and silence / Will May --
Opera. Le cas Debussy : layers of resonance from literature into music / Richard Langham Smith ; Britten, Austen and Mansfield Park / Will May ; Tippett, Eliot and Madame Sosostris / Oliver Soden --
Literature, pop music and sound. Worlds of sound in Louis MacNeice's early radio plays : "figure in the music" / Claire Davison ; "High fidelity, "added value" and the aesthetics of sound technology in literary modernism / Sam Halliday ; Words in popular songs / Dai Griffiths ; Notes on soundtracked fiction : the past as future / Justin St. Clair --
Coda. Origins and destinations : a future for literature and music / Michael L. Klein.
Series Title: Edinburgh companions to literature and the humanities.
Other Titles: Literature and music
Responsibility: edited by Delia da Sousa Correa.


This trailblazing companion charts and extends the work in this expanding interdisciplinary field and is an essential resource for researchers with an interest in literature and other media.


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