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Moving performances : divas, iconicity, and remembering the modern stage / Jeanne Scheper.

Author:
Scheper, Jeanne, 1967- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New Brunswick, New Jersey : Rutgers University Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xi, 209 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-199) and index.
Contents:
Introduction -- The color line is always moving: Aida Overton Walker -- Transnational technologies of orientalism: Loïe Fuller's invented repertoires -- Voices within the voice: aural passing and Libby Holman's deracinated/reracinated sound -- "Much too busy to die": Josephine Baker's diva iconicity -- Conclusion: diva remains.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9780813585451 ((hardcover ; : alk. paper))
  • 0813585457 ((hardcover ; : alk. paper))
  • 9780813585444 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 0813585449 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • ((e-book (epub)))
  • ((e-book (web pdf)))
LCCN:
2016003238
OCLC:
938855775
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