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Friday, March 23 • 2:15pm - 3:45pm
Broadway Bound

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Raymond Knapp, “The Sound of Broadway’s Mean Streets”

Jacqueline Warwick, “’Bigger than Big and Smaller than Small’: Child Stars, Street Urchins, and Little Orphan Annie”

Elizabeth L. Wollman and Susan Tenneriello, “Spider-Man: Turn off
the Dark
and the Ambivalence of Spectacle”

Moderator: Caroline Polk O’Meara


Speakers
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Raymond Knapp

Raymond Knapp is Professor of Musicology at UCLA. His books include Symphonic Metamorphoses: Subjectivity and Alienation in Mahler’s Re-Cycled Songs, The American Musical and the Formation of National Identity (winner of the George Jean Nathan Award for Dramatic Criticism), The American Musical and the Performance of Personal Identity, and The Oxford Handbook of the American Musical.   Abstract: | | "The Sound of Broadway's Mean... Read More →
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Caroline Polk O'Meara

Caroline Polk O’Meara is a musicologist who teaches at the University of Texas at Austin. Her research examines late twentieth-century American music. She is the treasurer of IASPM-US.
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Jacqueline Warwick

Jacqueline Warwick is associate professor of Music and Gender & Women’s Studies at Dalhousie University. She is the author of Girl Groups, Girl Culture: Popular Music and Identity in the 1960s (Routledge, 2007) and a senior editor for the Grove Dictionary of American Music.   Abstract: | | "'Bigger than Big and Smaller than Small': Child Stars, Street Urchins, and Little Orphan Annie" Child performers delight us with dazzling... Read More →
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Elizabeth L. Wollman

Elizabeth L. Wollman is Assistant Professor of Music in the Fine and Performing Arts Department at Baruch College, CUNY. She is the author of The Theater Will Rock: A History of the Rock Musical from Hair to Hedwig (University of Michigan, 2006) and the forthcoming Hard Times: The Adult Musical in 1970s New York City (Oxford University Press).   Abstract: | | "Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark and the Ambivalence of Spectacle" Since... Read More →


Friday March 23, 2012 2:15pm - 3:45pm
NYU’s Helen and Martin Kimmel Center for University Life (KC) 60 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012