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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
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
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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