Browse by Subject "Correspondence"
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(2011-01-14)This dissertation defends the place of representation in music. Music’s status as a representational art has been hotly debated since the War of the Romantics, which pitted the Weimar progressives (Liszt, Wagner, &co.) ...
"I feel impelled to write": male intimacy, epistolary privacy, and the culture of letter writing during the American Civil War (2016-04-22)This dissertation sheds light on the gendered and commemorative history of the Civil War. Many historians have recognized the importance of soldiers' letters as evidence of the cultural and ideological mentalities of ...
"The ineffable moments will be harder won": the genesis, compositional process, and early performance history of Michael Tippett's The Heart's Assurance (2011-08-25)Commissioned by tenor Peter Pears, Michael Tippett’s The Heart’s Assurance is an easily overlooked song cycle among twentieth-century English vocal repertoire, overshadowed by Benjamin Britten’s cyclical works and those ...
(2012-09-18)Proper Bayesian reasoning is critical across a broad swath of domains that require practitioners to make predictions about the probability of events contingent upon earlier actions or events. However, much research on ...
(Editions Rue d'Ulm (Paris, France), 2003)New transcription, annotation and date for an open letter of French writer Marcel Proust to French critic Jacques Boulenger (24-5 August 1921), previously thought to have been sent as a private letter to Léon Daudet in March 1920.