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Title The Edinburgh companion to T. S. Eliot and the arts / edited by Frances Dickey and John D. Morgenstern.

Publication Info. Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2016]

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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 303 pages, 12 pages of plates) : illustrations (some color).
Series Edinburgh companions to literature
Edinburgh companions to literature.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part 1. Eliot and the visual arts -- Eliot in the Asian Wing -- "Mandarins" at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston / Frances Dickey -- Eliot's tour of Asian and African art in the museums of Paris and London, 1910-11 / Nancy D. Hargrove -- "Afternoon" at the British Museum / Michael Coyle -- The modern bacchanal: Eliot and Matisse / John D. Morgenstern -- Eliot and Italian painting / Anne Stillman -- Eliot, architecture, and historic preservation / Joshua Mabie. Part 2. Eliot and the performance arts -- The musical world of Eliot's Inventions / Frances Dickey -- Wagner in The Waste Land -- "Try, if possible, to hear something": Eliot's Kundry / Katherine Hobbs -- Hearing history: Eliot's rite of spring / T. Austin Graham -- Beauty is in the ear of the beholder: Eliot, Armstrong, and Ellison / Steven Tracy -- The music of Four Quartets -- Into our first world: Schopenhauer, Wagner, and the music of the will in Four Quartets / Aakanksha Virkar-Yates -- "A musical pattern of sound": absolute music and Four Quartets / Michelle Witen -- Eliot and the music-hall comedian / Barry J. Faulk -- Evenings at the Phoenix society: Eliot and the independent London theatre / Anthony Cuda -- Eliot and dance / Susan Jones. Part 3. Eliot and media -- Eliot and the idea of "media" / David Trotter -- Eliot and the art of the photograph / Malobika Sarkar -- Eliot's radio times; or, listen with Possum / Edward Allen.
Summary Explores Eliot's many-sided engagements with painting, sculpture, architecture, music, drama, music hall and cinema, recorded sound, and dance, drawing on newly available sources, archival material, and interart connections.
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Subject Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Dickey, Frances, 1970- editor.
Morgenstern, John D. (John David), 1980- editor.
Added Title T. S. Eliot and the arts
Other Form: Print version: Edinburgh companion to T. S. Eliot and the arts. Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2016] 1474405282 (OCoLC)938360724
ISBN 9781474405294 (electronic bk.)
1474405290 (electronic bk.)
9781474405300 (ePub)