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The Resource Sonic modernity : representing sound in literature, culture and the arts, Sam Halliday, (electronic book)

Sonic modernity : representing sound in literature, culture and the arts, Sam Halliday, (electronic book)

Label
Sonic modernity : representing sound in literature, culture and the arts
Title
Sonic modernity
Title remainder
representing sound in literature, culture and the arts
Statement of responsibility
Sam Halliday
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on a wealth of texts and thinkers, the book shows the distinctive nature of sonic cultures in modernity. Arguing that these cultures are not reducible to sound alone, the book further shows that these encompass representations of sound in 'other' media: especially literature; but also, cinema and painting. Figures discussed include canonical writers such as Joyce, Richardson, and Woolf; relatively neglected writers such as Henry Roth and Bryher; and a whole host of musicians, artists, and other commentators, including Wagner, Schoenberg, Kandinsky, Adorno, and Benjamin. Conceptually as
Member of
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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Halliday, Sam
Dewey number
809.933578
LC call number
PN56.T37 .H384 2013
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sound in mass media
  • Sound
  • Sound in literature
  • Sound in motion pictures
  • Sound in art
Label
Sonic modernity : representing sound in literature, culture and the arts, Sam Halliday, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Copyright; CONTENTS; LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS; SERIES EDITORS' PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION: THE SONIC CULTURES OF MODERNITY; Chapter 1 THEORISING SOUND AND HEARING; Chapter 2 SOUND AND SOCIAL LIFE; Chapter 3 SEEING SOUND; Chapter 4 MODERNISING MUSIC; Chapter 5 THE ART OF LISTENING; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
  • Drawing on a wealth of texts and thinkers, the book shows the distinctive nature of sonic cultures in modernity. Arguing that these cultures are not reducible to sound alone, the book further shows that these encompass representations of sound in 'other' media: especially literature; but also, cinema and painting. Figures discussed include canonical writers such as Joyce, Richardson, and Woolf; relatively neglected writers such as Henry Roth and Bryher; and a whole host of musicians, artists, and other commentators, including Wagner, Schoenberg, Kandinsky, Adorno, and Benjamin. Conceptually as
Control code
PuechEBL1173642
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (217 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780748632565
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Sonic modernity : representing sound in literature, culture and the arts, Sam Halliday, (electronic book)
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Copyright; CONTENTS; LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS; SERIES EDITORS' PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION: THE SONIC CULTURES OF MODERNITY; Chapter 1 THEORISING SOUND AND HEARING; Chapter 2 SOUND AND SOCIAL LIFE; Chapter 3 SEEING SOUND; Chapter 4 MODERNISING MUSIC; Chapter 5 THE ART OF LISTENING; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
  • Drawing on a wealth of texts and thinkers, the book shows the distinctive nature of sonic cultures in modernity. Arguing that these cultures are not reducible to sound alone, the book further shows that these encompass representations of sound in 'other' media: especially literature; but also, cinema and painting. Figures discussed include canonical writers such as Joyce, Richardson, and Woolf; relatively neglected writers such as Henry Roth and Bryher; and a whole host of musicians, artists, and other commentators, including Wagner, Schoenberg, Kandinsky, Adorno, and Benjamin. Conceptually as
Control code
PuechEBL1173642
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (217 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780748632565
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote

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