TITLE

Suturing History, Healing Europe: German National Temporality in Wolokolamsk Highway

AUTHOR(S)
Bohlman, Philip V.; Currid, Brian
PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
Musical Quarterly;Winter2001, Vol. 85 Issue 4, p681
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the concept of German national temporality as shown in the teaching play 'Wolokolamsk Highway,' by Heiner Muller. Collection of the fragments of a symbolically laden Berlin from throughout Europe; Music's representation of the specific historical moment; Use of a male chorus to evoke history and historicity.
ACCESSION #
9126368

 

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