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Author Burns, Lori.

Title Disruptive divas : feminism, identity, & popular music / Lori Burns and Melisse Lafrance.

Imprint New York : Routledge, 2002.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  782.4216409 B937d 2002    ---  Available
Description xix, 255 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Studies in contemporary music and culture
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-249) and index.
Contents Cultural studies to women and popular music / Melisse Lafrance -- "Close readings" of popular song : intersections among sociocultural, musical and lyrical meanings / Lori Burns -- Tori Amos, "Crucify" (1991). The problems of agency and resistance in Tori Amos's "Crucify" / Melisse Lafrance ; Musical agency : strategies of containment and resistance in "Crucify" / Lori Burns -- Courtney Love (Hole), Live through this (1994). Culture of injury : Courtney Love on violence against women and the patriarchal aesthetic / Melisse Lafrance ; Musical force : violence and resistance in "Violet" / Lori Burns -- Me'Shell Ndegeocello, "Mary Magdalene" (1996). Textual subversion : the narrative sabotage of race, gender and desire in the music of Me'Shell Ndegeocello / Melisse Lafrance ; Revising the sexual "gaze" : musical attributions of power in "Mary Magdalene" / Lori Burns -- P.J. Harvey, Is This Desire? (1998). Terrains of trouble : P.J. Harvey and the topography of desire / Melisse Lafrance ; Crafting of desire : musical voice and musical embodiment / Lori Burns.
Subject Popular music -- 1991-2000 -- Analysis, appreciation.
Women in music.
Gender identity in music.
Feminism and music.
Added Author Lafrance, Melisse.
Added Title Feminism, identity, and popular music
ISBN 0815335539
0815335547 (pbk.)

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