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Le Jazz Jazz and French Cultural Identity

by Matthew F. Jordan

Le Jazz Jazz and French Cultural Identity Synopsis

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Le Jazz Jazz and French Cultural Identity Press Reviews

This illuminating study of cultural discourses on jazz makes an original contribution to French popular music studies. Jordan scrutinizes an impressively wide range of texts, with perceptive and astute analyses. --David Looseley, author of Popular Music in Contemporary France: Authenticity, Politics, Debate [A] fascinating book. --All-About-Jazz

Book Information

ISBN: 9780252077067
Publication date: 30th March 2010
Author: Matthew F. Jordan
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 312 pages
Categories: Jazz, Cultural studies,

About Matthew F. Jordan

Matthew F. Jordan is an assistant professor of film, video, and media studies at The Pennsylvania State University.

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