Landscapes of Music in Istanbul

A Cultural Politics of Place and Exclusion

Everyday articulations of music, place, urban politics, and inclusion/exclusion are powerfully present in Istanbul. This volume analyzes landscapes of music, community, and exclusion across a century and a half.

An interdisciplinary group of scholars and artists presents four case studies: the rembetika, the music of the Asiks, the Zakir/Alevi tradition, and hip-hop, in Beyoglu, Üsküdar, the gentrifying Sulukule neighborhood, and across the metropolis.

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2017-09-27, 192 pages
ISBN: 978-3-8394-3358-4
File size: 8.13 MB

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Author(s)
Alex G. Papadopoulos / Asli Duru (eds.)
Book title
Landscapes of Music in Istanbul A Cultural Politics of Place and Exclusion
Publisher
transcript Verlag
Pages
192
Features
32 SW-Abbildungen, 1 Farbabbildung
ISBN
978-3-8394-3358-4
DOI
Commodity Group
1725
BIC-Code
JFSG AVA AVGP JHMC
BISAC-Code
SOC026030 MUS020000 SOC002010
THEMA-Code
JBSD AVA AVLP JHMC
Release date
2017-09-27
Topics
Popkultur, Stadt, Musik
Readership
Geography, History, Music Studies, Anthropology, Cultural Studies, Political Science, European Studies, Middle Eastern Studies
Keywords/Tags
Istanbul, Music, Landscape, Politics, Exclusion, Inclusion, Urbanity, Gentrification, Sulukule, Rembetika, Subculture, Zakir, Alevi, Hip-Hop, City, Popular Culture, Urban Studies, Pop Music, Cultural Anthropology, Turkey, Sociology

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