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REGINA EXCHANGE: Popular Songs and the Modernist Dystopia: Brave New World and Nineteen Eighty-Four

Posted on 2018-03-07 in Events
Mar 23, 2018

Popular Songs and the Modernist Dystopia - A Regina Exchange Presentation with Professor Alex MacDonald, PhD

Regina Exchange
Annual Presentations by University of Regina Faculty
In Exchange with the U of S Department of English

Popular Songs and the Modernist Dystopia:
Brave New World and Nineteen Eighty-Four

By Associate Professor Alex MacDonald, PhD

Friday, March 23

3:30 PM

Arts 206

Join University of Regina Associate Professor Alex MacDonald as he discusses popular songs of the Modernist dystopia. Musical examples will include original settings of songs by Aldous Huxley and George Orwell in Brave New World and Nineteen Eighty-Four, as well as a number of popular songs from the 1920s to 1940s.

All are welcome.

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