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Published: 05 June 2020

152 Pages | 20 illus.


ISBN: 9780190059156

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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