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Katherine DunhamDance and the African Diaspora

Katherine Dunham: Dance and the African Diaspora

Joanna Dee Das

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190264871
eISBN:
9780190264901
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190264871.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance, History, American

Katherine Dunham (1909–2006) was one of the twentieth century’s most important dance artists. As an African American woman, she broke several barriers of race and gender, most notably as the founder ... More

Queer Dance

Queer Dance

Clare Croft (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780199377329
eISBN:
9780199377350
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199377329.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance

Queer Dance argues that dance has a particular charge in the larger field of queer activism and study because it emphasizes and offers language for how public, physical action can be a force of ... More

Policy and the Political Life of Music Education

Policy and the Political Life of Music Education

Patrick Schmidt and Richard Colwell

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780190246143
eISBN:
9780190246174
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190246143.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

As policy participation remains largely underexplored in music education, the book helps to clarify to teachers how policy thinking shapes educational action and directly influences the nature, ... More

Playable BodiesDance Games and Intimate Media

Playable Bodies: Dance Games and Intimate Media

Kiri Miller

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780190257835
eISBN:
9780190257880
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190257835.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Playable Bodies investigates what happens when machines teach humans to dance. Dance videogames work as engines of humor, shame, trust, and intimacy, urging players to dance like nobody’s ... More

Modeling Ethnomusicology

Modeling Ethnomusicology

Timothy Rice

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190616885
eISBN:
9780190696979
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190616885.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This book collects eight essays, plus a new introduction, about the field of ethnomusicology. The book proposes a variety of models that illuminate the nature of ethnomusicology. Some of these models ... More

Teaching the Postsecondary Music Student with Disabilities

Teaching the Postsecondary Music Student with Disabilities

Kimberly A. McCord

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190467760
eISBN:
9780190467807
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190467760.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

Teaching the Postsecondary Music Student with Disabilities offers professors of music information and strategies for teaching the college music student with disabilities. According to the most recent ... More

Music Education for Children with Autism Spectrum DisorderA Resource for Teachers

Music Education for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Resource for Teachers

Sheila Scott

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190606336
eISBN:
9780190606374
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190606336.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

This publication assists teachers with the task of creating opportunities for students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) by examining research findings on how such students responds to educational ... More

Lions of the NorthSounds of the New Nordic Radical Nationalism

Lions of the North: Sounds of the New Nordic Radical Nationalism

Benjamin R. Teitelbaum

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780190212599
eISBN:
9780190212629
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190212599.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This book uses ethnography to analyze the musical practices of contemporary radical nationalism in the Nordic region. The region—and Sweden in particular—gained international distinction during the ... More

The Transformation of Black MusicThe rhythms, the songs, and the ships of the African Diaspora

The Transformation of Black Music: The rhythms, the songs, and the ships of the African Diaspora

Sam Floyd, Melanie Zeck, and Guthrie Ramsey

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780195307245
eISBN:
9780190651305
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195307245.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Popular

The Transformation of Black Music situates black musics within the broader cultural, political, social, and historical frameworks of the last millennium. It focuses on the dynamic musical practices ... More

Locating the Voice in FilmCritical Approaches and Global Practices

Locating the Voice in Film: Critical Approaches and Global Practices

Tom Whittaker and Sarah Wright (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190261122
eISBN:
9780190261153
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190261122.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American, History, Western

While previous studies on the voice have tended to focus on Hollywood film, this volume aims to extend the field to other cinemas from around the world, encompassing Latin America, Asia and Africa ... More

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