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Staging the Nation : Opera and Nationalism in 19th-Century Hungary - by Krisztina Lajosi (Hardcover)

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In addition to illuminating the role of music and opera in national mobilization in 19th-century Hungary, Lajosi also explores how nationalism affected the recycling and representation of history on the operatic stage. Culture and politics intertwined in complex ways, she says: music served as a mobilizing practice in nation-building movements, while the national idea became a dominant creative force in the musical practice of the era. She covers opera and national consciousness, national opera as a political force, the struggle for a national theater, taking the stage: opera in the Hungarian theater, and Ferenc Erkel's operas Hunyadi László (1844) and Bánk Bán (1861). Annotation ©2018 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 175
Genre: History
Sub-Genre: History
Series Title: National Cultivation of Culture
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Brill Academic Pub
Author: Krisztina Lajosi
Language: English
Street Date: March 22, 2018
TCIN: 53547200
UPC: 9789004347212
Item Number (DPCI): 248-33-6232
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