Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



This item is printed to order. Items which are printed to order are normally despatched and charged within 5-10 days.

Published: 16 November 2017

162 Pages | 5 line, 10 halftone


ISBN: 9780190467333

Also Available As:


Bookseller Code (AJ)

Companion website

Arlen and Harburg's Over the Rainbow

Walter Frisch

Oxford Keynotes

  • Examines a number of cultural contexts in which "Over the Rainbow" has been interpreted since its inception
  • Positions itself as a "song biography", tracing the life of this influential number across much of the later twentieth century
  • Accompanied by a companion website of audio and video examples tracing the song's evolution