Let's talk about love : why other people have such bad taste (Book, 2014) [WorldCat.org]
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Let's talk about love : why other people have such bad taste

Author: Carl Wilson
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury USA Academic, 2014. 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Revised editionView all editions and formats
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Presents a collection of essays that use the music of Caeline Dion as a focus for discussions on music, personal tastes, art criticism, cultural pressures, and the influence of social media.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Caeline Dion; Caeline Dion
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Wilson
ISBN: 1441166777 9781441166777
OCLC Number: 877913418
Description: 303 pages ; 17 cm
Contents: A NOTE FROM THE PUBLISHERPART ILet's Talk About Love: A Journey to the End of Taste Carl Wilson1. Let's Talk About Hate 2. Let's Talk About Pop (and Its Critics) 3. Let's Talk in French 4. Let's Talk About World Conquest 5. Let's Talk About Schmaltz 6. Let's Sing Really Loud 7. Let's Talk About Taste 8. Let's Talk About Who's Got Bad Taste 9. Let's Talk with Some Fans 10. Let's Do a Punk Version of "My Heart Will Go On" (or, Let's Talk About Our Feelings) 11. Let's Talk About Let's Talk About Love 12. Let's Talk About Love PART IIEssays: What We Talk About When We Talk About Love Carl Wilson, "Introduction"Nick Hornby, "The Artists We Deserve"Krist Novoselic, "With the Lights On, It's Less Useless"Ann Powers, "If the Girls Were All Transported"Mary Gaitskill, "The Most Obvious Thing"Jason King, "Compared to What?"Daphne Brooks, "Let's Talk About Diana Ross (In Memory of Trayvon Martin)"Drew Daniel, "Deep in the Game"Sukhdev Sandhu, "Children of the Corn"James Franco, "Acting In and Out of Context"Marco Roth and the Editors of n+1, "Too Much Sociology"Jonathan Sterne, "Giving Up on Giving Up on Good Taste"Owen Pallett, "When I Come Home"Sheila Heti, "Playlist: Let's Listen to Love"PART IIIAfterwordCarl Wilson, "Let's Talk Later"ACKNOWLEDGEMENTSNOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS
Other Titles: Let us talk about love
Responsibility: Carl Wilson.

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A revised, expanded edition of Carl Wilson's classic and beloved book - now including essays and responses from a host of writers and cultural critics.  Read more...

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Like the whole world, I'm a fan of Carl Wilson's Celine Dion book. * Jonathan Lethem * An evergreen classic of music criticism--a love letter from a cerebral pop aesthete to the music he sincerely, Read more...

 
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