Roy Orbison: Invention Of An Alternative Rock Masculinity (Sound Matters)

Roy Orbison: Invention Of An Alternative Rock Masculinity (Sound Matters)

By: Peter Lehman (author)Paperback

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Fans called this singer/songwriter "The Voice"

About Author

Peter Lehman is Director of the Interdisciplinary Humanities Program at Arizona State University. He is the author of Running Scared: Masculinity and the Representation of the Male Body (Temple), and the editor of Masculinity Bodies/Movies/Culture.


Acknowledgments1. There Are Many Roy Orbisons2. Mystery Man: The Evolution of a Dark, Mysterious Persona3. "Radical Left Turns": The Voice and the Music4. In (and Out of) Dreams5. "Crawling Back": The Masochist Aesthetic6. In David Lynch's Dreams: Roy Orbison at the Movies7. "The Finest White Pop Singer on the Planet": "Oh, Pretty Woman," 2 Live Crew, and Discourses of Race8. Beyond the End: Roy Orbison's Posthumous Career and LegacyAppendix: Analysis of Songs and RecordingsNotesWorks CitedSong AcknowledgmentsIndex

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781592130375
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 240
  • ID: 9781592130375
  • ISBN10: 1592130372

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