Torch Singing

Torch Singing

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In this innovative book, Stacy Holman Jones presents torch singing as a much more complicated phenomenon than the familiar trope of a woman lamenting her victimhood. With an ethnographer's eye, she observes the bluesy torch singers, asking if they are possibly performing critiques of the very lyrics they sing. From this perspective, we see the singer giving expression not not only to desire but also to an incipient determination to resist and change. Holman Jones… (more)


Book Details  


Publisher: AltaMira Press (July 08, 2007)

Collection: Ethnographic Alternatives

Format: EPUB

Page count: 228 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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