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The Voice in Women

Subjected and Rejected

Barbara Borts

are accustomed to. She felt that there was a split in the cantorial world between classically trained voices and musical theatre/pop music voices, and that a man trained in a Broadway-style voice would be preferred to a classically trained woman

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Lu Yang

An Artist in Transformation

Ari Heinrich, Livia Monnet, and Gabriel Remy-Handfield

as inspiration the influence of Japanese popular cultures of anime, manga, video games, and pop music, including Neon Genesis Evangelion , GANTZ , Inuyashiki , and Sword Art Online , to name a few. And like these manga and anime, Lu Yang often

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A Space of Belonging for Young Gay Men in Seoul

Elias Alexander

Singing. Doctors, Singing Banquets, and Singing Rooms .” In Korean Pop Music: Riding the Wave , ed. Keith Howard , 123 – 136 . Folkestone : Global Oriental . Fox , Kate . 2004 . Watching the English: The Hidden Rules of English Behaviour

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Book Reviews

Patrick Young, David Looseley, Elayne Oliphant, and Kolja Lindner

he is intent on filling in, such as youth, pop music, and sport. He begins with French chanson, tracing the evolution away from the lyrical sophistication of Trenet and Aznavour toward the arrival of rock and pop. His biographical portrait of Johnny

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Repetitions of Desire

Queering the One Direction Fangirl

Hannah McCann and Clare Southerton

boybands are commonly described as fangirls, the girl-qualifier reflects an assumed link between femininity and pop music, where femininity is associated with youth, heterosexual desire, and mass consumption. Girls or otherwise, our observation of a fandom

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“Loving and Cruel, All at the Same Time”

Girlhood Identity in The Craft

Emily Chandler

cemetery screening of The Craft played to an audience of thousands, and included a Q&A session with three of the film’s stars ( Avery 2013 ). In 2015, the British pop music group Little Mix made a video homage to The Craft for their single, Black Magic

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Thatcher’s Sons?

1980s Boyhood in British Cinema, 2005–2010

Andy Pope

1980s boyhood memories. The function of music as a memory utility is well documented, with Reynolds positioning it “as an aid to remembering, or as a form of memory preservative” (2012: 117). The nature of British society’s relationship with 1980s pop

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Dangerous speculation

The appeal of pyramid schemes in rural Siberia

Leonie Schiffauer

, supported by pop music, and, occasionally, reluctant applause from the audience. The first speaker, one of the experienced partners, gave a ceremonial introductory speech, confidently claiming that WIC Holding was part of a rapidly growing MLM industry

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Ally Sloper, Escape Magazine and the Situation of English Comics

Nicholas Robinette

as international as Cinema or Pop Music. Successful artists and writers are mobile, going where opportunity takes them. … Wherever they travel, their style and ideas go with them, adapted from country to country. They move through a network of

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Historicising the Emergence of Comics Art Scholarship in Spain, 1965–1975

Antonio Lázaro-Reboll

integrati , which was published that same year by Editorial Lumen. Both books, according to critic Enrique Sordo, traversed similar territories – ‘pop’ cultural forms like comics, film, television and pop music – and responded to ‘fenómenos tecnoecómicos