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Music and the racial imagination / edited by Ronald Radano and Philip V. Bohlman; with a foreword by Houston A. Baker.

Radano, Ronald Michael. (Added Author). Bohlman, Philip Vilas (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Stan Getz Library ML3795 .M782 2000 37684000662468 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0226701999 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0226702006 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xv, 703 p. : ill, maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c2000.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction : Music and race, their past, their presence / Ronald Radano and Philip V. Bohlman -- The Asian American body in performance / Deborah Wong -- Ethnifying rhythms, feminizing cultures / Frances R. Aparicio -- "Ain't I people?" : voicing national fantasy / Brian Currid -- "Sexual pantomimes," the blues aesthetic and black women in the new South / Tera W. Hunter -- Race music : Bo Chatmon, "Corrine Corrina," and the excluded middle / Christopher A. Waterman -- Mestizaje in the Mix : Chicano identity, cultural politics and postmodern music / Rafael Pérez-Torres -- Performing decency : ethnicity and race in Andean "Mestizo" ritual dance / Zoila Mendoza -- Indonesian-Chinese oppression and the musical outcomes in the Netherlands East Indies / Margaret J. Kartomi -- Ethnic identity, national identity and music in Indo-Trinidadian culture / Peter Manuel -- Presencing the past and remembering the present : social features of popular music in Kenya / D.A. Masolo -- Béla Bartók and the rise of comparative ethnomusicology : nationalism, race purity and the legacy of the Austro-Hungarian empire / Katie Trumpener -- Racial projects and musical discourses in Trinidad, West Indies / Jocelyne Guilbault -- Hot fantasies : American modernism and the idea of Black rhythm / Ronald Radano -- Alban Berg, the Jews and the anxiety of genius / Sander L. Gilman -- "Death is a drum" : rhythm, modernity and the Negro poet laureate / Larry Scanlon -- Race, class and musical nationalism in Zimbabwe / Thomas Turino -- Duke Ellington, Black, brown and beige, and the cultural politics of race / Kevin Gaines -- Naming the illuminati / Christopher Holmes Smith and John Fiske -- Music wars : blood and song at the end of Yugoslavia / Tomislav Longinović -- The remembrance of things past : music, race and the end of history in modern Europe / Philip V. Bohlman.
Subject: Music and race

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