Disruptive Divas: Feminism,Identity and Popular Music

Disruptive Divas: Feminism,Identity and Popular Music

by Lori Burns, Melisse Lafrance
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0815335539

ISBN-13: 9780815335535

Pub. Date: 10/28/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Disruptive Divas focuses on four female musicians: Tori Amos, Courtney Love, Me'Shell Ndegéocello and P. J. Harvey who have marked contemporary popular culture in unexpected ways have impelled and disturbed the boundaries of "acceptable" female musicianship.

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Disruptive Divas focuses on four female musicians: Tori Amos, Courtney Love, Me'Shell Ndegéocello and P. J. Harvey who have marked contemporary popular culture in unexpected ways have impelled and disturbed the boundaries of "acceptable" female musicianship.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815335535
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/28/2001
Series:
Studies in Contemporary Music and Culture
Pages:
276
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface Acknowledgments 1. A Cultural Studies Approach to Women and Popular Music 2. "Close Readings" of Popular Song: Intersections among Socio-cultural, Musical, and Lyrical Meanings 3. Tori Amos, "Crucify" (1991) 4. Courtney Love (Hole), Live Through This (1994) 5. Me'Shell Ndegeocello, "Mary Magdalene" (1996) 6. P.J. Harvey, Is this desire? (1998) Appendix 1: Song Lyrics Appendix 2: Reductive Analysis: Notation and Terminology

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