The Resource Music hall & modernity : the late-Victorian discovery of popular culture, Barry J. Faulk

Music hall & modernity : the late-Victorian discovery of popular culture, Barry J. Faulk

Label
Music hall & modernity : the late-Victorian discovery of popular culture
Title
Music hall & modernity
Title remainder
the late-Victorian discovery of popular culture
Statement of responsibility
Barry J. Faulk
Title variation
Music hall and modernity
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The late-Victorian discovery of the music hall by English intellectuals marks a crucial moment in the history of popular culture. Music Hall and Modernity demonstrates how such pioneering cultural critics as Arthur Symons and Elizabeth Robins Pennell used the music hall to secure and promote their professional identity as guardians of taste and national welfare. These social arbiters were, at the same time, devotees of the spontaneous culture of "the people." In examining fiction from Walter Besant, Hall Caine, and Henry Nevinson, performance criticism from William Archer and Max Beerbohm,
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
REDDC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Faulk, Barry J
Dewey number
820.9/357
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR468.M86
LC item number
F38 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.) in literature
  • Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.)
  • English literature
  • Performing arts
  • Popular culture
  • Performing arts in literature
  • Popular culture in literature
  • London (England)
  • London (England)
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • HISTORY
  • English literature
  • Intellectual life
  • Literature
  • Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.)
  • Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.) in literature
  • Performing arts
  • Performing arts in literature
  • Popular culture
  • Popular culture in literature
  • England
  • Music-halls
  • Variété
  • Populaire cultuur
  • Modernisme (cultuur)
Label
Music hall & modernity : the late-Victorian discovery of popular culture, Barry J. Faulk
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-236) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the popular not the public -- Music hall : the middle class makes a subculture -- Camp expertise : Arthur Symons, music hall, and the defense of theory -- Spies and experts : Laura Ormiston Chant among late-Victorian professionals -- Tales of the culture industry : professional women, mimic men, and Victorian music hall -- "Spectacular" bodies : tableaux vivants at the Palace Theatre -- Conclusion : Cyrene at the Alhambra
Control code
70749986
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 244 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821441398
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1j69fs1
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70749986
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Music hall & modernity : the late-Victorian discovery of popular culture, Barry J. Faulk
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-236) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the popular not the public -- Music hall : the middle class makes a subculture -- Camp expertise : Arthur Symons, music hall, and the defense of theory -- Spies and experts : Laura Ormiston Chant among late-Victorian professionals -- Tales of the culture industry : professional women, mimic men, and Victorian music hall -- "Spectacular" bodies : tableaux vivants at the Palace Theatre -- Conclusion : Cyrene at the Alhambra
Control code
70749986
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 244 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821441398
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1j69fs1
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70749986
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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