E-books: Arts

  • Art in Science Museums: Towards a Post-Disciplinary Approach book cover

    Art in Science Museums

    Towards a Post-Disciplinary Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Camilla Rossi-Linnemann, Giulia de Martini

    Art in Science Museums brings together perspectives from different practitioners to reflect on the status and meaning of art programmes in science centres and museums around the world. Presenting a balanced mix of theoretical perspectives, practitioners’ reflections, and case-studies, this volume…

    eBook – 2019-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

  • Memento Mori in Contemporary Art: Theologies of Lament and Hope book cover

    Memento Mori in Contemporary Art

    Theologies of Lament and Hope, 1st Edition

    By Taylor Worley

    This book explores how four contemporary artists—Francis Bacon, Joseph Beuys, Robert Gober, and Damien Hirst—pursue the question of death through their fraught appropriations of Christian imagery. Each artist is shown to not only pose provocative theological questions, but also to question the…

    eBook – 2019-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Theology, Imagination and the Arts

  • Baroque Lorca: An Archaist Playwright for the New Stage book cover

    Baroque Lorca

    An Archaist Playwright for the New Stage, 1st Edition

    By Andrés Pérez-Simón

    Baroque Lorca: An Arcaist Playwright for the New Stage defines Federico García Lorca’s trajectory in the theater as a lifelong search for an audience. It studies a wide range of dramatic writings that Lorca created for the theater, in direct response to the conditions of his contemporary industry,…

    eBook – 2019-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • Interpersonal Positioning in English as a Lingua Franca Interactions book cover

    Interpersonal Positioning in English as a Lingua Franca Interactions

    1st Edition

    By Svitlana Klötzl, Birgit Swoboda

    This book offers a critical reflection on interpersonal positioning across both large- and small-scale contexts and highlights the multi-faceted nature of intercultural communication in today’s global world. The volume establishes positioning primarily as the negotiation of interpersonal…

    eBook – 2019-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Language and Communication

  • The Golden Age of Data: Media Analytics in Study & Practice book cover

    The Golden Age of Data

    Media Analytics in Study & Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Don Grady

    Audience and media analytics is more important now than ever, and this latest volume in the cutting-edge BEA Electronic Media Research Series collects some of the top scholars working with big data and analytics today. These chapters describe the development and help define media analytics as an…

    eBook – 2019-11-27
    Routledge
    Electronic Media Research Series

  • Chinese-Islamic Works of Art, 1644–1912: A Study of Some Qing Dynasty Examples book cover

    Chinese-Islamic Works of Art, 1644–1912

    A Study of Some Qing Dynasty Examples, 1st Edition

    By Emily Byrne Curtis

    Chinese-Islamic studies have concentrated thus far on the arts of earlier periods with less attention paid to works from the Qing Dynasty (1644-1912). This book focuses on works of Chinese-Islamic art from the late seventeenth century to the present day and bring to the reader’s attention several…

    eBook – 2019-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Folk Theatres of North India: Contestation, Amalgamation and Transference book cover

    Folk Theatres of North India

    Contestation, Amalgamation and Transference, 1st Edition

    By Karan Singh

    This book examines folk theatres of North India as a unique performative structure, a counter stream to the postulations of Sanskrit and Western realistic theatre. In focusing on their historical, social and cultural imprints, it explores how these theatres challenge the linearity of cultural…

    eBook – 2019-11-26
    Routledge India

  • Music as Atmosphere: Collective Feelings and Affective Sounds book cover

    Music as Atmosphere

    Collective Feelings and Affective Sounds, 1st Edition

    Edited by Friedlind Riedel, Juha Torvinen

    This book explores the atmospheric dimensions of music and sound. With multidisciplinary insights from music studies, sound studies, philosophy and media studies, chapters investigate music and sound as shared environmental feelings. This book probes into cutting edge conceptual issues at the…

    eBook – 2019-11-25
    Routledge
    Ambiances, Atmospheres and Sensory Experiences of Spaces

  • Moving through Conflict: Dance and Politcs in Israel book cover

    Moving through Conflict

    Dance and Politcs in Israel, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dina Roginsky, Henia Rottenberg

    Moving through Conflict: Dance and Politics in Israel is a pioneering project in examining the Israeli–Palestinian conflict through dance. It proposes a research framework for study of the social, cultural, aesthetic and political dynamics between Jews and Arabs as reflected in dance…

    eBook – 2019-11-25
    Routledge

  • Transmediations: Communication Across Media Borders book cover

    Transmediations

    Communication Across Media Borders, 1st Edition

    Edited by Niklas Salmose, Lars Elleström

    This collection offers a multi-faceted exploration of transmediations, the processes of transfer and transformation that occur when communicative acts in one medium are mediated again through another. While previous research has explored these processes from a broader perspective, Salmose and…

    eBook – 2019-11-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • Compositional Process in Elliott Carter’s String Quartets: A Study in Sketches book cover

    Compositional Process in Elliott Carter’s String Quartets

    A Study in Sketches, 1st Edition

    By Laura Emmery

    Compositional Process in Elliott Carter’s String Quartets is an interdisciplinary study examining the evolution and compositional process in Elliott Carter’s five string quartets. Offering a systematic and logical way of unpacking concepts and processes in these quartets that would otherwise remain…

    eBook – 2019-11-21
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Theory and Analysis of Music After 1900

  • Theatre and Performance in the Neoliberal University: Responses to an Academy in Crisis book cover

    Theatre and Performance in the Neoliberal University

    Responses to an Academy in Crisis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kim Solga

    Exploring how educators and institutions might embrace the STEAM turn to ensure that theatre and performance can be instrumental to the neoliberal university, without being instrumentalized by it, this volume showcases alternative models for teaching and learning in theatre and performance in a…

    eBook – 2019-11-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Arts Education

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