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“… a door left open, a woman walking by …”

Jon Burlingame.

in The Music of James Bond

November 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Popular Music; American Music. 3526 words.

Craig again played 007 in this sequel to Casino Royale as Bond travels the world searching for those responsible for his lover's murder. British soul singer Amy Winehouse was initially...

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Acts of Faith

Matthew Kennedy.

in Roadshow!

January 2014; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Popular Music; American Music. 7119 words.

This chapter offers continued reporting on the prolonged recession in Hollywood. United Artists became the last studio to invest in roadshow musicals by purchasing the rights to two 1960s...

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An Adaptable Source

Jim Lovensheimer.

in South Pacific

July 2010; p ublished online September 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Popular Music; American Music. 9436 words.

This chapter provides biographical information about James A. Michener’s involvement in, and writing about, World War II in the Pacific as well as an analysis of Tales of the South Pacific,...

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The Adult Musical Meets Second-Wave Feminism: <i>Mod Donna</i>

Elizabeth L. Wollman.

in Hard Times

October 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: American Music; Popular Music. 10414 words.

While not as immediately influential as the post-Stonewall gay rights movement, the second wave of feminism, which is the focus of Chapter 4, nevertheless had a strong impact on adult...

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After <i>West Side Story</i>

Ethan Mordden.

in Anything Goes

September 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Popular Music; American Music. 9504 words.

This chapter describes the musicals of the 1960s, including Frank Loesser's How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (1961), Mame (1966), A Funny Thing Happened on the Way To the...

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Afterword

Laurel Westrup and David Laderman.

in Sampling Media

March 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Popular Music; American Music. 929 words.

The afterword picks up on a thread suggested at the conclusion of several of the chapters in Sampling Media: that sampling is a dynamic, concrete paradigm for thinking through both pedagogy...

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Afterword

Jon Burlingame.

in The Music of James Bond

November 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Popular Music; American Music. 830 words.

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The Age of Burlesque

Ethan Mordden.

in Anything Goes

September 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Popular Music; American Music. 6011 words.

This chapter focuses on the musicals of the nineteenth century. The discussions include the development of the burlesque; the first American musical (at any rate, the first famous one):...

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Alan Jay Lerner

Dominic McHugh.

September 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Book. Subjects: American Music; Popular Music. 330 pages.

Alan Jay Lerner was the lyricist of some of the most beloved musicals of all time, including My Fair Lady, Gigi, Brigadoon, and Camelot. Yet much of his work is less well known and his...

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All Work and No Play

Jonathan Cohn.

in Sampling Media

March 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Popular Music; American Music. 6346 words.

This chapter looks at how the contemporary conception of the digital mash-up became both a recognizable and acceptable part of mainstream media through its early use as a pedagogical tool...

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