E-books: Arts

  • Jazz Theory Workbook: From Basic to Advanced Study book cover

    Jazz Theory Workbook

    From Basic to Advanced Study, 1st Edition

    By Dariusz Terefenko

    Jazz Theory Workbook accompanies the second edition of the successful Jazz Theory—From Basic to Advanced Study textbook designed for undergraduate and graduate students studying jazz. The overall pedagogy bridges theory and practice, combining theory, aural skills, keyboard skills, and…

    eBook – 2019-08-29
    Routledge

  • Thinking Design Through Literature book cover

    Thinking Design Through Literature

    1st Edition

    By Susan Yelavich

    This book deploys literature to explore the social lives of objects and places. The first book of its kind, it embraces things as diverse as escalators, coins, skyscrapers, pottery, radios, and robots, and encompasses places as various as home, country, cities, streets, and parks. Here, fiction,…

    eBook – 2019-08-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Design Studies

  • The Routledge Handbook of Shakespeare and Global Appropriation book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Shakespeare and Global Appropriation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christy Desmet, Sujata Iyengar, Miriam Jacobson

    The Routledge Handbook of Shakespeare and Global Appropriation brings together a variety of different voices to examine the ways that Shakespeare has been adapted and appropriated onto stage, screen, page, and a variety of digital formats. The thirty-nine chapters address topics such as trans- and…

    eBook – 2019-08-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Literature Handbooks

  • Theatre Artisans and Their Craft: The Allied Arts Fields book cover

    Theatre Artisans and Their Craft

    The Allied Arts Fields, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rafael Jaen

    Theatre Artisans and Their Craft: The Allied Arts Fields profiles fourteen remarkable artists and technicians who elevate theatre production to new dimensions, explore new materials and technologies, and introduce new safety standards and solutions. Readers will learn how the featured artists…

    eBook – 2019-08-28
    Routledge
    Backstage

  • An Introduction to Design and Culture: 1900 to the Present book cover

    An Introduction to Design and Culture

    1900 to the Present, 4th Edition

    By Penny Sparke

    An Introduction to Design and Culture provides a comprehensive guide to the changing relationships between design and culture from 1900 to the present day with an emphasis on five main themes: Design and consumption Design and technology The design profession Design theory Design and identities.…

    eBook – 2019-08-28
    Routledge

  • Culturally Responsive Choral Music Education: What Teachers Can Learn From Nine Students’ Experiences in Three Choirs book cover

    Culturally Responsive Choral Music Education

    What Teachers Can Learn From Nine Students’ Experiences in Three Choirs, 1st Edition

    By Julia T. Shaw

    Edited by Vicki R. Lind, Constance McKoy

    Culturally Responsive Choral Music Education visits the classrooms of three ethnically diverse choral teacher-conductors to highlight specific examples of ways that culturally responsive teaching (CRT) can enrich choral music education. Principles of CRT are illustrated in contrasting demographic…

    eBook – 2019-08-28
    Routledge

  • Heritage, Photography, and the Affective Past book cover

    Heritage, Photography, and the Affective Past

    1st Edition

    By Colin Sterling

    Heritage, Photography, and the Affective Past critically examines the production, consumption, and interpretation of photography across various heritage domains, from global image archives to the domestic arena of the family album. Through original ethnographic and archival research, the book…

    eBook – 2019-08-28
    Routledge
    UCL Institute of Archaeology Critical Cultural Heritage Series

  • Television Production book cover

    Television Production

    17th Edition

    By Jim Owens

    Gain the skills you need to succeed in the television industry and master the production process, from shooting and producing, to editing and distribution. This new and updated 17th edition of Television Production offers a thorough and practical guide to professional TV production techniques.…

    eBook – 2019-08-28
    Routledge

  • The Global Politics of Jazz in the Twentieth Century: Cultural Diplomacy and

    The Global Politics of Jazz in the Twentieth Century

    Cultural Diplomacy and "American Music", 1st Edition

    By Yoshiomi Saito

    From the mid-1950s to the late 1970s, jazz was harnessed as America’s "sonic weapon" to promote an image to the world of a free and democratic America. Dizzy Gillespie, Dave Brubeck, Duke Ellington and other well-known jazz musicians were sent around the world – including to an array…

    eBook – 2019-08-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

  • Dance and Light: The Partnership Between Choreography and Lighting Design book cover

    Dance and Light

    The Partnership Between Choreography and Lighting Design, 1st Edition

    By Kevin Dreyer

    Dance and Light examines the interconnected relationship between movement and design, the fluid partnership that exists between the two disciplines, and the approaches that designers can take to enhance dance performances through lighting design. The book demystifies lighting for the dancer and…

    eBook – 2019-08-28
    Focal Press

  • Decadent Aesthetics and the Acrobat in French Fin de siècle book cover

    Decadent Aesthetics and the Acrobat in French Fin de siècle

    1st Edition

    By Jennifer Forrest

    In his discussion of clowns in nineteenth-century French painting from Jean-Léon Gérôme’s 1857 La Sortie du bal masqué to Georges Rouault, art historian Francis Haskell wondered why they are so sad. The myth of the sad clown as an allegory for the unappreciated artist found echoes in the work of…

    eBook – 2019-08-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth Century Literature

  • Documentary, Performance and Risk book cover

    Documentary, Performance and Risk

    1st Edition

    By James Lyons

    Documentary, Performance and Risk explores how some of the most significant recent American feature documentaries use performance to dramatically animate major categories of risk. The fact that these documentaries do rely on such performance is revealing both in terms of trends in American…

    eBook – 2019-08-23
    Routledge

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