Angela Moran, Representing the Black ‘Other’: Issues of Race and Gender in Screen Versions of Bizet's Carmen (MA, University College Dublin, 2007)

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 Author:  Moran, Angela 
 Title:  Representing the Black ‘Other’: Issues of Race and Gender in Screen Versions of Bizet's Carmen 
 Degree, institution:  MA, University College Dublin 
 Status, year:  accepted, 2007 (September 2007) 
 Volumes, pp., etc.:  57, 18,000 words 
 Supervisor(s):  Dr Wolfgang Marx 
 Repository:  School of Music, UCD 
 General specialism:  Musicology 
 Content, key terms:  Concepts:
Persons:
Film-music theory and soundtrack stereotyping
Otto Preminger, Carmen Jones (1954); Robert Townsend, Carmen: a Hip-Hopera (2001); Mark Dornford-May, U-Carmen e-Khayelitsha (2005)
 Abstract: 

Using three film adaptations of the opera Carmen, this thesis investigates the manipulation of Bizet’s music in order to assert postcolonial racial identities.