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