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Everyday Arias: An Operatic Ethnography

Social science


by
Paul Atkinson

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 224 pages

File size: 1.6 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Paul Atkinson explores the remarkable world of opera through his fieldwork with the internationally known Welsh National Opera company. He demonstrates how cultural phenomena are produced and enacted by taking us on stage and behind the scenes into the collective social action that goes into the realization of an opera. Atkinson’s work will appeal to anthropologists and sociologists who study the performance arts, as well as to those engaged in theatre arts, opera, and music.