Gordon McMullan and Sam Smiles, eds. Late Style and its Discontents: Essays in Art, Literature, and Music. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. xiii + 270 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-198-70462-1.
Symposium: A ‘Musical League of Nations’?: Music Institutions and the Politics of Internationalism
29-30 June 2018, Institute of Musical Research, Senate House, London
Keynote Speaker: Prof. Anne Shreffler (Harvard University)
‘What art is better adapted to form an international connecting-link, than music?—especially instrumental music, which is in a manner an international language, an expression of the most intimate, the profoundest emotions of man.’ – Guido Adler, 1925
Lisa Gilman. My Music, My War: The Listening Habits of U.S. Troops in Iraq and Afghanistan. Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press, 2016. ix + 248 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8195-7599-9; $26.95 (paperback), 978-0-8195-7600-2.
J. P. E. Harper-Scott (Royal Holloway, University of London)
City, University of London, Wednesday, 16th May, 17.30–19.30.
Room AG09, College Building (ground floor) St John Street, London EC1V 4BP