Articles tagged: music

The Mechanical Age: Automata between social critique and the uncanny

The uneasy space between human and machine in late 18th century Europe

Dame Ethel Smyth: Feminine/Feminist Composer

On the “feminine” compositions of early opera and their recent feminist resurgence

Success Sans Tragedy: the Story of Katy Perry

Tragedy, authenticity, and quality in Katy Perry’s Part of Me and their relation to dominant narratives of the artist.