Recent Arts & Media Acquisitions
Bruce T. Halle Library
Eastern Michigan University
Multimedia Resources, Fine & Performing Arts Librarian
- Criticism, Theory, Reviews
- Art & Sculpture
- Aesthetics & Art Education
- Graphic Design
- Communications, Media & Technology
- Theater, Performance & Dance
- Music Teaching
- Audio CDs
Criticism, Theory, Reviews
Agamben, Giorgio, 1942-
Means without end : notes on politics / translated by Vincenzo Binetti and Cesare Casarino. Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2000.
Contents: Form-of-life Beyond human rights What is a people? What is camp? Notes on gesture Languages and peoples Marginal notes on commentaries on the society of the spectacle The face Sovereign police Notes on politics In this exile (Italian diary, 1992-94).
[JA71 .J3713 2000]
Art & Sculpture
Watercolour painting. Lincolnwood (Chicago), Ill. : NTC/Contemporary Pub., Inc., 1998.
[ND2110 .C36x 1998]
Crisis and the arts : the history of Dada / Stephen C. Foster, editor. New York : G.K. Hall ; London : Prentice Hall International, c1996-
Contents: 1. Dada, the coordinates of cultural politics / Stephen C. Foster, editor 2. Dada Zurich, a clown's game from nothing / edited by Brigitte Pichon and Karl Riha v. 3. Dada, Cologne, Hanover / edited by Charlotte Stokes and Stephen C. Foster v.6 Paris Dada: the barbarians storm the gates v. 7. The import of nothing: how Dada came, saw and vanished in the Low Countries (1915-1929).
[NX456.5.D3 C75 1996]
De Kooning, Willem, 1904-
The artist's hand : Willem de Kooning drawings, 1937-1954. New York : Mitchell-Innes & Nash in collaboration with Matthew Marks Gallery, c2002.
[NC139.D45 A45 2002]
Kokoschka, Oskar, 1886-
Oskar Kokoschka : early portraits from Vienna and Berlin, 1909-1914 / edited for Neue Galerie New York by Tobias G. Natter. New York : Neue Galerie ; New Haven : Distributed by Yale University Press, c2002.
[N6811.5.K59 A4 2002]
A lost art rediscovered : the architectural ceramics of Byzantium / edited by Sharon E.J. Gerstel and Julie A. Lauffenburger. Baltimore : Walters Art Museum ; University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, c2001.
[NA2985 .L67 2001]
Mansbach, Adam, 1976-
Shackling water / Adam Mansbach. Edition: 1st ed. New York : Doubleday, 2001.
[PS3613.A57 S53 2001]
Picasso's war : the destruction of Guernica and the masterpiece that changed the world / Russell Martin. New York : Dutton, c2002.
[ND553.P5 A66 2002]
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
Henri Matisse: 64 paintings / [by] Lawrence Gowing. [New York, Museum of Modern Art, 1966]
Clay : a studio handbook. Westerville, OH : American Ceramic Society, c2001.
Contents: 1. Clay and claybodies 2. Handbuilding 3. Throwing 4. Plaster working, mold making, and slip casting 5. Surface decoration on greenware 6. Glazes and glazing 7. Kilns and firing 8. Mixed media in ceramics 9. Studio safety and sensible studio practice 10. Studio design, setup, and operation.
[TT920 .P54 2001]
Pre-Raphaelitism and medievalism in the arts / edited by Liana De Girolami Cheney. Lewiston [N.Y.] : E. Mellen Press, c1992.
Contents: The medieval spirit of pre-Raphaelitism / Helene Roberts Divided self, divided realm: typology, history and persona in Tennyson's Idylls of the king / Helene Roberts The pre-Raphaelite brotherhood as knights of the round table / Alicia Faxon Sir Gawain, Sir Lancelot, the pre-Raphaelite brotherhood and Tennyson / Roger Wiehe The influence of Christine de Pisan on Dante Gabriel Rossetti and Elizabeth Siddal / Alicia Faxon Sacred and profane gardens: self-reflection and desire in pre-Raphaelite painting and the poetry of the Rossettis / Roger Wiehe Love and death: the function of the grotesque in the paintings of Edward Burne-Jones / Barbara Miliaras Locks, tresses and manes in pre-Raphaelite paintings / Liana De Girolami Cheney Womanly noblesse: the influence of the courtly love tradition on Edward Burne-Jones / Barbara Miliaras Burne-Jones, Swinburne, and Laus veneris / Kirsten Powell The fair lady and the virgin in pre-Raphaelite art: the evolution of a societal myth / Liana De Girolami Cheney William Morris and the ideal book / Susan Ashbrook.
[NX543 .P74 1992]
The Prestel dictionary of art and artists of the 20th century. Munich ; New York : Prestel, c2000.
[N33 .P74 2000]
Spain : contemporary art + architecture handbook. San Francisco, CA : art-SITES, c2001.
[N3410 .S78 2001]
Thompson, Emily Ann.
The soundscape of modernity : architectural acoustics and the culture of listening in America, 1900-1933. Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2002.
[NA2800 T48 2002]
Cullen, Cheryl Dangel
The art of design : inspired by fine art, illustration, and film. Cincinnati, OH : How Design Books, c2003.
[NC998.4 .C846 2003]
Communications, Media & Technology
See hear now : a sonic drawing and five acoustic sculptures. Los Angeles : Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibits, 2002.
[N6537.B748 A4x 2002]
Godfrey, Donald G.
Philo T. Farnsworth : the father of television / foreword by Christopher H. Sterling. Salt Lake City, UT : University of Utah Press, c2001.
[TK6635.F3 G64 2001]
Sound states : innovative poetics and acoustical technologies / edited by Adalaide Morris. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c1997.
Contents: Radio free Joyce : wake language and the experience of radio / James A. Connor Sound technologies and the modernist epic : H.D. on the air / Adalaide Morris - The radio intellectual : specific, general, or just wired? / Toby Miller and Alec McHoul Voices out of bodies, bodies out of voices : audiotape and the production of subjectivity / N. Katherine Hayles Technologies of presence : orality and the tapevoice of contemporary poetics / Michael Davidson The music of verbal space : John Cages's "What you say ..." / Marjorie Perloff From phonic to sonic : the emergence of the audio-poem / Steve McCaffery Rude bwoys, ridim, rub-a-dub, and rastas ; systems of political dissonance in Caribbean performative sounds / Loretta Collins Cante Moro / Nathaniel Mackey --Sound in florescence : Cecil Taylor Floating garden / Fred Moten Modernism's sonic waiver : literary writing and the filmic difference / Garrett Stewart Poetry's voice-over / Jed Rasula.
[NX650.S68 S69 1997]
The visual language of broadcast news / educational author, Maria Elizabeth Grabe. [Bloomington, IN] : Media Production Dept., Instructional Support Services, Indiana University, c2000. (31 min.)
Theater, Performance & Dance
Maira, Sunaina, 1969-
Desis in the house : Indian American youth culture in New York City / Sunaina Marr Maira. Philadelphia : Temple University Press, c2002.
Contents: Acknowledgments Introduction To be young, brown, and hip: race, gender, and sexuality in Indian American youth culture Nostalgia: ideology and performance Chaste identities: the eroticization of nostalgia Conclusion: critical nostalgia and commodified cool Appendix: notes on resea.rch methods Notes References Index.
[F128.9.E2 M35 2002]
Experimental cinema : the film reader / edited by Wheeler Winston-Dixon and Gwendolyn Audrey Foster. London : Routledge, 2002.
[PN1995.9.E96 E96 2002]
Feminine fables : imaging the Indian woman in painting, photography and cinema / Geeti Sen. Ahmedabad, India : Mapin Pub. ; Middletown, NJ : Grantha ; Wappingers' Falls, NY : Distributed in North America by Antiques Collectors' Club, 2002.
[N7638.I5 S46 2002]
All music guide to rock : the definitive guide to rock, pop, and soul / edited by Vladimir Bogdanov, Chris Woodstra, Stephen Thomas Erlewine. 3rd ed. San Francisco, CA : Backbeat Books, c2002.
[ML156.9 .A39 2002]
Bradley, Carol June
Index to poetry in music : a guide to the poetry set as solo songs by 125 major song composers. New York ; London : Routledge, 2003.
[ML128.S3 B69 2003]
Lathom, Wanda, 1936-
Pediatric music therapy / by Wanda B. Lathom-Radocy. Springfield, Ill. : C.C. Thomas, c2002.
[ML3920 .L38 2002]
Klein, Joseph J.
Singing technique; how to avoid vocal trouble / [by] Joseph J. Klein with Ole A. Schjeide. [Anaheim, Calif.] National Music Publishers 
[MT820.K753 S5 1972]
Brand, Dollar, 1934-
African symphony / Abdullah Ibrahim. Munich, Germany : Enja, p2001.
Contents: Ritus / Daniel Schnyder (8:27) Damara blue (2:07) Mountain in the night (4:39) The call (6:02) Blanton (2:07) Ishmael (3:08) Barakaat (5:20) Tintinyana (6:29) The wedding (4:21) Mindif (6:59) African marketplace (2:51).
Time after time. Hollywood, CA : Blix Street Records, p2000.
Contents: Kathy's song / P. Simon (2:46) Ain't no sunshine / B. Withers (3:26) The letter / W. C. Thompson (4:10) At last / M. Gordon & H. Warren (2:54) Time after time / C. Lauper & R. A. Hyman (3:54) Penny to my name / R. Henderson (3:38) I wandered by brookside / Trad. (3:27) I wish I was a single girl again / H. Howard (2:26) Easy street dream / S. M. Digman (3:16) Anniversary song / S. M. Digman (2:50) Woodstock / J. Mitchell (4:07) Way beyond the blue / Trad. (2:26).
Violin concertos / Brahms, Stravinsky. New York, NY : Sony Classical, p2001.
Contents: In D major, op. 77 / Johannes Brahms (41:00) In D / Igor Stravinsky (21:00).
Voyage to India. New York : Motown, p2002.
Contents: *Growth* Little things Talk to her Slow down The truth Beautiful surprise *Healing* Get it together Headed in the right direction Can I walk with you The one Complicated melody *Gratitude* Good man God is real Interested.
The last Balkan tango / Boris Kovac & Ladaaba Orchest. Berlin, [Germany] : Piranha Musik, c2001.
Contents: The Last Balkan tango (8:55) Begin-ing (7:57) Octoberburrekfest (4:03) Balkatino (4:10) Slow for Julia (5:59) Begin for Julia (3:55) Rumbatto (4:15) The Last waltz in Budapest (5:03) What life offers (1:19) Tango apocalypso 6:07) Shadows of reminiscence (5:38) Ending (4:52) Orient express (7:04).
Radio rethink : art, sound and transmission / produced by Dan Lander. Banff, Alberta : Walter Phillips Gallery, c1994.
Contents: Contours of silence (3:49) / Hildegard Westerkamp Banff razzle dazzle (3:28) / Hildegard Westerkamp Earth police (7:59) / Leonard Fisher Sound signature (13:40) / Rober Racine It's on your head, it's in your head (6:21) / Colette Urban Sylvian Lecoq #1 (0:48) / Christof Migone Samuel D. (0:44) / Christof Migone Sylvian Lecoq #2 (0:54) / Christof Migone Henri Bes (0:58) / Christof Migone Henri Miller (0:57) / Christof Migone Elk stories (8:15) / Hank Bull and Patrick Ready My teeth are in slivers (15:16) / Rita McKeough.
Shashmaqam (Musical group)
Central Asia in Forest Hills, New York : music of the Bukharan Jewish ensemble Shashmaqam. Washington, DC : Smithsonian Folkways ; Cambridge, Mass. : Nationally distributed by Rounder Records, p1991.
Contents: Obloim Ghairi khudo yar nadoram = We have no friend but God Jon-e manam = My soul To bodi sabo Dostanra gum makun = Don't lose your friends Biyo yak = Come once Medley of songs from wedding repertory. Yar-yar. Abru kosh dumi mor. Shastu-shastu chor. Chashmi siyah dori. Mahvashi nuzuk badanam, orzu Talqin-i bayat Nasr-i chargah Ushshaq-i Samarkand Qalandari Yalli Azerbaijani segah.
Lamentations and praises / John Tavener. Hamburg : Teldec, p2001.
Contents: Golgotha: the descent from the cross Stasis I "Wherewithal shall a young man..." Thrinos Epitaphios Procession I: from Golgotha to the anointing stone The descent from the cross II Stasis II "Let now your mercy..." "Your hands have made me..." Thrinos Epitaphios Procession II: to the tomb entrance The descent from the cross III Stasis III "Princes have persecuted me..." "I awaited Lord your salvation..." "Look upon me and have mercy..." Thrinos Procession into Hades (into the Tomb) Resurrection in Hades.
Toch, Ernst, 1887-1964.
Piano concerto no. 1 ; Peter Pan ; Pinocchio ; Big Ben / Ernst Toch. New York, NY : New World Records, p2002.
The best of Doc Watson, 1964-1968. Santa Monica, Calif. : Vanguard Records, p1999.
Contents: Muskrat (with Merle Watson) (2:51) Country blues (3:29) Rising Sun blues (with Merle Watson) (4:14) Tennessee stud (3:35) Down in the valley to pray (1:59) Dill pickle rag (1:21) Otto Wood the bandit (with Merle Watson) (3:13) Windy and warm (2:12) Little Sadie (1:56) Blue railroad train (2:41) Omie Wise (4:24) Intoxicated rat (2:29) Tom Dooley (3:14) Alberta (2:40) Beaumont rag (1:39) Shady grove (2:55) My rough and rowdy ways (2:29) The train that carried my girl from town (3:44) Black mountain rag (1:43) Grandfather's clock (3:20) The cyclone of Ryecov (3:10) Doc's guitar (1:23) Crawdad hole (3:51).
The beauty of the rain. New York, NY : Razor & Tie, p2003.
Contents: Mercy of the fallen Farewell to the old me I saw a bird fly away Beauty of the rain World's not falling apart One who knows Closer to me Fishing in the morning Whispering pines Your fire your soul I have lost my dreams.
Yiddish radio project. Minneapolis, MN : High Bridge, p2002.
Contents: Disc 1. The Yiddish radio dial (16:31) Rabbi Rubin's court of the air (12:54) Hebrew national commercial (:16) Commercials on Yiddish radio (11:09) Happy birthday (:28) Yiddish melodies in swing (15:02) Campbell's soup commercial (:24) Reunion with Seigbert Freiberg (12:08) disc 2. Introduction (:33) The dramas of Nahum Stutchkoff (8:23) 'Round the family table (12:45) Lifschitz wine commercial (1:02) Levine and his flying machine (11:21) The Jewish philosopher (12:46) Sterling salt commercial (1:12) Victor Packer, the one-man radio empire (12:19) Seymour Rechtzeit, the Yiddish crooner (6:19) Credits (1:07.
8 1/2 / di Federico Fellini ; Janus Films ; Angelo Rizzoli presenta ; idea.to e diretto da Federico Fellini ; prodotto da Angelo Rizzoli ; soggetto, Federico Fellini, Ennio Flaiano ; sceneggiatura Federico Fellini ... [et al.] ; Titanus, Corinth Film ; una produzione Cineriz. [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, c2001.
American Passages: a literary survey / produced by Oregon Public Broadcasting. Burlington, Vermont : Annenberg/CPB, c2003. 16 videocassettes (30 min. ea.)
Contents: vol.1. Native voices vol.2. Exploring borderlands vol.3. Utopian promise vol.4. Spirit of nationalism vol.5. Masculine heroes vol.6. Gothic undercurrents vol.7. Slavery and freedom vol.8. Regional realism vol.9. Social realism vol.10. Rhythms in poetry vol.11. Modernist portraits vol.12. Migrant struggle vol.13. Southern renaissance vol.14. Becoming visible vol.15. Poetry of liberation vol.16. Search for identity.
Andrei Rubliov : strasti po Andreiu = Andrei Rublev : the passion according to Andrei / produced by "Mosfilm" Studio ; direction, Andrei Tarkovsky ; scenario, Andrei Mikhalkov-Konchalovsky and Andrei Tarkovsky ; producer, T. Ogoroknikova. Director's cut, widescreen, RSDL dual-layer ed. [S.l.] : Criterion Collection, c1998. (205 min.)
The Arts in Every Classroom: a video library, K-5 / produced by Oregon Public Broadcasting. Burlington, Vermont : Annenberg/CPB, c2003. 14 videocassettes (30 min. ea.)
Contents: v.1 Introducing Arts Education v.2 Expanding the Role of the Arts Specialist v.3 Teaching Dance v.4 Teaching Music v.5 Teaching Theatre v.6 Teaching Visual Art v.7 Developing an Arts-Based Unit v.8 Working With Local Artists v.9 Collaborating With a Cultural Resource v.10 Bringing Artists to Your Community v.11 Students Create a Multi-Arts Performance v.12 Borrowing From the Arts To Enhance Learning v.13 Leadership Team v. 14 Three Leaders at Arts-Based Schools.
The Arts in Every Classroom: a workshop for elementary school teachers / produced by Oregon Public Broadcasting. 9 videocassettes (30 min. ea.)
Contents: v1. What is Art? v2. Responding to the Arts v3. Historical References in the Arts v4. Creating a Multi-Arts Performance Piece v5. Designing a Multi-Arts Curriculum Unit v6. The Role of Assessment in Curriculum Design v7. Three schools, three approaches v8. Building on New Ideas v9. Classroom Demonstration Materials.
L'avventura / Janus Films, Home Vision Entertainment and Image Entertainment presents Cino del Duca (Rome) and Société cinématiographique Lyre (Paris), un film di Michelangelo Antonioni. [S.l.] : The Criterion Collection, , c1960. 2 videodiscs (143 min.)
Business 2000 / The Strategic Review Group ; production, Clark Television ; producers, Frances Dumigan, Keith Hayes ; series producer, Fiona Pethick. 7 videocassettes (265 min.)
The Chosen / Twentieth Century-Fox Corporation. Farmington Hill, MI : CBS/FOX Video, c1983. (107 min.)
The complete Monterey Pop festival / producer, Kim Hendrickson ; films directed by D.A. Pennebaker. [Monterey, Calif.] : The Monterey International Pop Festival Foundation, Inc. : Pennebaker Hegedus Films, Inc. : The Criterion Collection, c2002.
Entre Marx y una mujer desnuda. Quito, Ecuador : Groupo Cine, c1996. (90 min.)
Getting ready for the interview / Filmatics Career Video ; Cambridge Career Products ; R. Bruce Moore, producer and director ; Dan Anderson, writer. Charleston, WV : Cambridge Career Products, c1988. (30 min.)
Global business : new ways to improve the bottom line. Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, c2000. 10 videocassettes (29 min. ea.)
Contents: v. 1 Discontinuous market change and strategic repositioning v. 2 Technological change v. 3 Optimizing the value chain v. 4 Customer focus v. 5 The value of brand names v. 6 Knowledge management v. 7 Financial management v. 8 Production planning and cost management v. 9 Responsibility to stakeholders v. 10 Formulating a business plan.
The good war and those who refused to fight it / directed by Rick Tejada-Flores, Judith Ehrlich ; produced & written by Judith Ehrlich, Rick Tejada-Flores ; a production of Paradigm Productions in association with the Independent Television Service. [Berkeley, CA?] : Paradigm Productions, c2000. (57 mins.)
Grand illusion / directed by Jean Renoir ; Canal+ Image International. Edition: Digtally remastered version. Irvington, NY : Criterion Collection, 1999. (114 min.)
Horí, má panenko = The firemen's ball / Janus Films ; Ceskoslovenský Filmový Ústav Filmotéka ; Filmové Studio Barrandov uvádí ; náme a scénár Milos Forman, Jaroslav Papousek, Ivan Passer ; dramturg, Václav Sasek ; rezie, Milos Forman. New York : Criterion Collection, 2002, c1967. (73 min.)
The life and times of Sara Baartman : "The Hottentot Venus" / a film by Zola Maseko ; [present] Dominant 7, Mail & Guardian Television, France 3 and SABC 2. New York, N.Y. : First Run/Icarus Films,  (52 min.)
The living martyr : Hizbollah unveiled / written & directed by Mouna Mounayer ; producers, Nabil Issa, Najat Rizk. Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, c2001. (53 min.)
Michigan Libraries and the Patriot Act workshop / [produced by the Michigan Library Association]. [Lansing, Mich. : Michigan Library Association], c2003. 3 videocassettes (330 min.)
Contents: Contents of book consists of various hand-outs from the workshop: Workshop agenda ESPY, Electronic surveillance privacy and you Libraries post-Patriot Act Data, data, who's got the data? Five technically legal signs for your library Draft: sample search warrant procedures for libraries Workshop evaluation.
The night porter / Janus Films ; ... produced by Robert Gordon Edwards ; directed by Liliana Cavani ; screenplay, Liliani Cavani, Italo Moscati ; story by Liliana Cavani, Barbara Alberti, Amedeo Pagani. [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, c1999. (118 min.)
Not just a job : career planning for women / produced by Cambridge Documentary Films, Inc. with Radcliffe Career Services of Radliffe College ; produced and directed by Margaret Lazarus, Renner Wunderlich. Cambridge, MA : Cambridge Documentary Films, c1990. (35 min.)
Rashomon / [Daiei Co. ; directed by Akira Kurosawa ; scenario by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto ; produced by Jingo Minoura]. [Irvington, NY?] : Criterion Collection, c2001. (88 min.)
Rififi. Irvington, NY : Criterion Collection, 2001. (118 min.)
Righteous babes / directed and produced by Pratibha Parmar ; [produced by] Agran Barton Television for Channel Four. New York, N.Y. : dist. by Women Make Movies, c1998. (50 min.)
Solomon in his context : he's for real! / Kennith Kitchen ; The Biblical Archaeology Society presents. Washington, DC : Biblical Archaeology Society, c2001.
Trillion dollar bet / produced by Malcolm Clark and Sarah Holt. South Burlington, Vt. : WGBH Boston Video, c2000. (60 min.)
Wild strawberries = Smultronstället / Criterion Collection ; a Janus Films presentation ; Svensk Filmindustri ; a film by Ingmar Bergman. [S.l.] : Criterion Collection, c2002> (180 min.)
Women and Islam / editor, Hussein Younis ; director, Mahmood Jamal. Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1994, c1993. (30 min.)
Updated, May 15, 2003