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Modern art, mosques, and the Maghreb French Orientalist painting of mosques and prayer in Muslim North Africa during colonialism
This paper analyses the use of mosques and the Muslim faithful as pictorial subjects for modern French Orientalist painters during the period of French colonialism in North Africa. France's "civilizing mission" of its North ...
The charm of impossibilities: Musical language, theology and narrative discourse in Olivier Messiaen's "Et exspecto resurrectionem mortuorum"
My dissertation falls into what Robert Fallon describes as "an ongoing third wave of Messiaen studies" and furthers his recommendation for a new approach in Messiaen scholarship that requires scholars to step away from the ...