Torch Singing: Performing Resistance and Desire from Billie Holiday to Edith Piaf

by Stacy Holman Jones (Author)
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With an ethnographer's eye, Stacy Holman Jones provides a cultural critique of torch singing-describing the genre as a rich drama of passiveness, deception, desire, and resistance.

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Publication Date
July 08, 2007
Publisher
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Page count
228
ISBN
9780759113756
Paper ISBN
9780759106581