Arts & Literature
epub |eng | 2019-04-15 | Author:Harold Bloom

This morbid little splendor has a grisly charm and admits us to a curious kind of comedy. Here is a personal favorite, “Song of the Stygian Naiades”: PROSERPINE may pull ...
( Category: Poetry April 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2007-04-19 | Author:Weisbard, Eric

Then the correspondent pulls back. It’s almost like a Passover seder. Dip your finger in red wine and dab the plate as you count off each of the plagues. The ...
( Category: Composers & Musicians April 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-17 | Author:Phyllis Rose

Plate 6. Alfred Stieglitz, Mrs. Selma Schubart, 1907. (AlfredStieglitz Collection, 1955. Imagecopyright © The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Image source: Art Resource, NY.) Plate 7. Alfred Stieglitz, Kitty Stieglitz, 1907. ...
( Category: Cities April 18,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2018-10-29 | Author:Elizabeth Kleinhenz

7 Recalibration Shout for joy, O barren one, you who have borne no child . . . For the sons of the desolate one will be more numerous than the ...
( Category: Feminist Theory April 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2004-04-15 | Author:Herbert Breslin [Breslin, Herbert]

chapter IX ANOTHER OPENING, ANOTHER SHOW Getting Luciano Onstage I’ve said it before: Luciano Pavarotti is the heir to a great Italian musical tradition. He’s happy to let everybody know ...
( Category: Composers & Musicians April 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 2008-04-14 | Author:Gendron, Bob

V. Ladies & Gentlemen The thematic concept executed in both the music and on the cover of Gentlemen is followed through in the album’s CD booklet. Its first two pages ...
( Category: Composers & Musicians April 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2008-04-14 | Author:Proehl, Bob

8 Wrath: My Uncle “See the evasions so many don, To flee the guilt of time…” Delmore Schwartz There are so many issues one can take with the Eagles, but ...
( Category: Artists, Architects & Photographers April 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2008-04-14 | Author:Roesgen, Jeffrey T.

“Sally MacLennane” I go, without the heart to go, To kindred that I hardly know. Drink, neighbour, drink a health with me— “Farewell to barn and stack and tree.” Five ...
( Category: Composers & Musicians April 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-07-01 | Author:Najla Said

I SET OUT TO FIND a way to exploit the “good” things about being Arab, to make myself at least seem as if I were beautiful, mysterious, and exotic, even ...
( Category: Authors April 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2007-09-27 | Author:Richard Osborne [Osborne, Richard]

CHAPTER TWENTY-ONE The Early Operas (II): Demetrio e Polibio, L’equivoco stravagante, Ciro in Babilonia, La pietra del paragone ROSSINI WAS 12 WHEN HE WROTE SIX VIVACIOUS AND CHARACterful string sonatas. ...
( Category: Composers & Musicians April 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-06-09 | Author:Joel McIver [McIver, Joel]

Randy Rhoads in the early 60s, rocking the eyewear of the period. The Musonia school band, conducted by Delores Rhoads, with Randy on guitar at the far end of the ...
( Category: Guitar April 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-01 | Author:Peter Doggett [Doggett, Peter]

Getting that second album was like pulling teeth . . . There was song after song that didn’t make it. —Stephen Stills, May 1970 Crosby, Stills & Nash documented a ...
( Category: Composers & Musicians April 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-10 | Author:Phil Lancaster [Phil Lancaster]

Although not lucrative, our south-of-England residencies proved a success for us in other ways as we built up loyal followings in both Bournemouth and on the Isle of Wight, much ...
( Category: Composers & Musicians April 11,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-07 | Author:Marion Turner

1 Jane Black, Absolutism in Renaissance Milan: Plenitude of Power under the Visconti and the Sforza, 1329–1535 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009), 52. 2 Saul, Richard II, 85; Anthony Tuck, ...
( Category: British & Irish April 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-06-06 | Author:Roberto Calasso

The Violence of Childhood For Baudelaire, poetry was not a commando of life, as Rimbaud sometimes seemed to imply. Nor was it something unbreathable, above all for itself, as Mallarmé ...
( Category: Authors April 10,2019 )