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Published: 01 April 2020

184 Pages | 20 illus.

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190059149

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Georges Bizet's Carmen

Nelly Furman

Oxford Keynotes

  • Features an analysis of the libretto with a particular focus on the indeterminacy of sex and gender.
  • Details elements of the novella dealing with mysogyny and racism as the genesis for a crime of passion, as well as the linguistic and social history of the Roma people.
  • Discusses this nineteenth century work's relevance to crucial modern day issues of identity politics.