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Departing from the conventional German university of tune theorists, Michael Klein injects a distinct French serious idea point of view into the framework of song and that means. utilizing basically Lacanian notions of the symptom, that unnamable jouissance positioned within the subconscious, and the registers of subjectivity (the Imaginary, the Symbolic Order, and the Real), Klein explores how we comprehend song as either a creative shape created through "the topic" and a creative expression of a tradition that imposes its background in this sleek topic. by means of creatively navigating from serious thought to song, movie, fiction, and again to song, Klein distills the categories of that means that we've got been lacking once we practice, hearken to, take into consideration, and write approximately song with no the insights of Lacan and others into formulations of recent subjectivity.

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