TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «EXOTICISM»
The term «exoticism» is quite widely used and occupies the 45.096
position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary
Quite widely used
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «EXOTICISM»
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: Western Music and the World
' Timothy D. Taylor mingles insights from musicology, cultural and social history, and cultural theory to demonstrate the changing ways in which various streams of musical life, in Europe and America, have responded to the wider world.
Essay on Exoticism
: An Aesthetics of Diversity
DIVA series of notes on alterity written by Victor Segalen between 1904 and 1918, and here translated into English for the first time, anticipates the post-colonial critique of colonial theory./div "It is exciting to see Segalen's most ...
Victor Segalen, Yaël Rachel Schlick, 2002
: Images and Reflections
This 2009 book surveys the vast and varied repertoire of Western musical works that portray exotic locales, exploring their persuasive and disturbing effects.
Daumier and Exoticism
: Satirizing the French and the Foreign
This book examines the role of exoticism in his art, and offers a detailed history of the journal Le Charivari in which the lithographs appeared.
Elizabeth C. Childs, 2004
From Cannibals to Radicals: Figures and Limits of Exoticism
The objective to this study is, essentially, to arrive at a view of exoticism as a relation between (Western) Self and (exotic) Other that is fluctuatingly tenuous or strong depending on the narrating subject's position vis-a-vis a point of ...
in Salammbô: The Languages of Myth, Religion, and War
A pervasive schema of multiplicity and mutilation gives the novel its fundamental structure, rather than the previously accepted dichotomy based upon the dialectical opposition of moon and sun.
Macropolitics of Nineteenth-century Literature: Nationalism, ...
From the macropolitical perspective afforded by contemporary postcolonial studies, the essays in this collection explore the relationship between politics and culture by examining developments in a wide range of nineteenth-century writing.
Jonathan Arac, Harriet Ritvo, 1995
Through the lens of medieval gender and postcolonial theory, Exchanges in Exoticism demonstrates how the process of cultural exchange - and empire building - extends well beyond our traditional assumptions about gender roles in the medieval ...
Ligeti's Laments: Nostalgia, Exoticism
and the Absolute
Ligeti's Laments provides a critical analysis of the composer's works, considering both the compositions themselves and the larger cultural implications of their reception.
The Exotic in Western Music
The volume sheds new light on a significant yet largely neglected art form, and it makes a valuable contribution to music history and cultural studies.
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «EXOTICISM»
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England has Australia on the run
But more than volume and range (and exoticism) of the runs made this day, it was their weight that mattered. Seven down at the start of the day, ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Jul 15»
Debate Over Boston Kimono Event Rages On as Museum Finds an …
They also require that "Kimono Wednesdays" be stopped altogether; that public talks titled “Flirting with Exoticism" be renamed; and that ... «artnet News, Jul 15»
The reality of the sweating brow
Even after such overt racism was largely erased, mid-century jazz-talk traded in a kind of exoticism and essentialism that recapitulated and ... «OUPblog, Jul 15»
On Antonio Luna's Impresiones of Madrid
... his mental strength, never willing to refuse his identity despite the odd exoticism with which he was regarded in Europe: a sense of superiority ... «BusinessWorld Online Edition, Jul 15»
Light at the end of the tunnel for historic Mellah
And the stakes are higher now that tourists who love the exoticism of North Africa are potentially fleeing adjacent Tunisia in the wake of last ... «Jewish Chronicle, Jul 15»
On the Verge Theater Festival
In this fascinating production, an ethnographer's thesis about Asian exoticism and dating websites comes to life (literally) when the subjects of ... «Santa Barbara Independent, Jul 15»
The American's Left's blond-haired, blue-eyed fantasyland
The Left occasionally indulges in bouts of romantic exoticism — its pin-ups have included Fidel Castro and Che Guevara, Patrice Lumumba, ... «National Review Online, Jul 15»
Big Freedia's new memoir digs deep into New Orleans culture
... to an extent, with the exoticism of the way many things New Orleans are written about from outside of New Orleans. Freedia is celebrated for ... «NOLA.com, Jul 15»
Bacardi snaps up Leblon cachaça
... that cachaça, “fighting old prejudices”, would become a key spirits trend of 2015, shifting from “commodity status to aspirational exoticism”. «The Drinks Business, Jul 15»
Wine tours are done a little differently in Argentina
All of the exoticism has been taken away from alcohol already. It's not in the culture to get too boozed. And then of course there's Argentina, ... «Stuff.co.nz, Jul 15»