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33. Sir Walter Scott and Music

Friday, 9 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Sheffield, Chicago Marriott

Program arranged by the Lyrica Society for Word-Music Relations

Presiding: Jeff Dailey, Five Towns Coll.

1. "Cutting Out the Castle Quicksand: Scott's Bride, Donizetti's Lucia, and the 'Personally Furious' Ayn Rand," Shoshana Milgram Knapp, Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ.

2. "'Drifting through the Intellectual Atmosphere' from Scott's Old Morality to Liszt's Hexameron," Catherine Ludlow, Western Illinois Univ.

3. "Walter Scott, British Identity, and International Grand Opera: Isidore de Lara's Amy Robsart (1893)," Tommaso Sabbatini, Univ. of Chicago

For abstracts, visit lyricasociety.org.


Subjects:

  • General Literature – Literature and Other Arts, Humanities, Law, Psychology, Science, and Sociology

  • British Literature – Nineteenth Century

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