Secular Devotion: Afro-latin Music and Imperial Jazz

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Price
$34.95
Publisher
Verso
Publish Date
Pages
306
Dimensions
6.14 X 9.18 X 0.9 inches | 1.06 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781844672912

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About the Author
Timothy Brennan is professor of comparative literature, cultural studies, and English at the University of Minnesota. His books include At Home in the World: Cosmopolitanism Now and, most recently, Wars of Position: The Cultural Politics of the Left and Right. He writes for a number of journals, including New Left Review and The Nation.
Reviews
"An amazing book. Afro-Latin music at the highest levels of discourse and imagination. Destined to become an abiding classic."--Robert Farris Thompson

"If you've never read another music book or have yet to read a book about jazz, make this the one."--Will Shapira, Jazz Notes

"A fine examination of the impact of African music and how music became what it is today"--Midwest Book Review