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Author Kouvaras, Linda Ioanna, author

Title Loading the silence : Australian sound art in the post-digital age / by Linda Ioanna Kouvaras
Published Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2013]
Farnham, Surrey : Ashgate Publishing, 2013


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 MELB  780.9940904 Kou/Lts  AVAILABLE
Description ix, 277 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
regular print
Contents Machine generated contents note: pt. 1 BACKGROUND -- Introduction: No Longer Confined to Living in ̀The Age of Flying [with] Our Archaic Notions of Harmony' -- 1.Sound Art's Lineage -- 2.Sound Art as Postmodernism's Exemplar -- pt. 2 DAWNING -- 3.The Dawning of Australian Sound Art -- pt. 3 POSTMODERN -- 4.Feminizing the Sound Object -- 5.The Geographico-political -- 6.The Quotidian and Beyond -- pt. 4 ALTERMODERN -- 7.The Nostalgic: The Dawning of the Altermodern (1) -- 8.Neo-Modernist Arts of Noise in a Post-Postmodern Era: The Dawning of the Altermodern (2) -- pt. 5 CONCLUSION -- Conclusion: Silence Charged
Summary Loading the Silence: Postmodern Sensibilities in Australian Sound Art is the first book about post-experimental Australian music, from the mid-1970s to the present day, collectively known as 'sound art'. Sound art' stems from the phenomenon of 'noise' as constituting 'art' in much twentieth-century music, and the veritable 'expl
Analysis Australian
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Aleatory music -- History and criticism.
Altermodern (Art)
Avant-garde (Music) -- Australia.
Music -- Australia -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Music -- Australia -- 21st century -- History and criticism.
Musical perception.
Noise music -- History and criticism.
Postmodernism -- Australia.
LC no. 2012030421
ISBN 1409441563 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1409441571 (ebook)
9781409441564 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781409441571 (ebook)
Other Titles Australian sound art in the post-digital age