On Late Style: Music and Literature Against the Grain

On Late Style: Music and Literature Against the Grain

Edward W. Said


during this attention-grabbing e-book, Edward stated appears on the artistic contradictions that frequently mark the overdue works of literary and musical artists. acknowledged indicates how the upcoming dying of an artist could make its manner into his paintings, studying essays, poems, novels, motion pictures, and operas through such artists as Beethoven, Genet, Mozart, Lampedusa, Euripides, Cavafy, and Mann, between others. He uncovers the conflicts and complexity that frequently distinguish inventive lateness, leading to works that stood in direct distinction to what was once well known on the time and have been forerunners of what was once to return in every one artist's discipline–works of real genius. Eloquent and impassioned, brilliantly reasoned and revelatory, On overdue variety is Edward Said's personal nice final paintings.

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