Browsing School of Arts by Subject "First World War"

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Browsing School of Arts by Subject "First World War"

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  • Young, John (Recording, musical)
    John Ewings was among the few people who claimed to have witnessed the vision of an angel on the battlefield at Mons in August 1914. In 1980, aged 101, he gave a compelling account of his experience in an interview for ...
  • Featherstone, S. (Book chapter)
    Challenging the enduring reputation of the metropolitan music hall as a site of jingoistic patriotism during the First World War, this chapter explores its theatre as the product of an unprecedented negotiation between a ...
  • Red Sky 
    Young, John (Musical Score)
    Sir Thomas Armstrong, a former principal of the Royal Academy of Music and a veteran of the First World War, once stated that there is a falsity about the reporting of all battle scenes. In the face of the most shatteringly ...
  • Featherstone, S. (Book chapter)
    The chapter explores the ways in which the verse of Gertrude Stein, Mina Loy and E. J. Scovell challenge canonic expectations of the content of war poetry and of the political role of the war poet.