ISBN 0226660575, 9780226660578


Perloff, Marjorie, and Charles Junkerman, Eds. John Cage: Composed in America. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1994.


List of Illustrations
Introduction – Marjorie Perloff and Charles Junkerman

  1. Overpopulation and Art – John Cage
  2. “nEw / foRms of living together”: The Model of the Musicircus – Charles Junkerman
  3. “Then Not Yet ‘Cage'”: The Los Angeles Years, 1912-1938 – Thomas S. Hines
  4. “A duchamp unto my self”: “Writing through” Marcel – Marjorie Perloff
  5. Inventing a Tradition: Cage’s “Composition in Retrospect” – Jann Pasler
  6. Regulated Anarchy: The Europeras and the Aesthetics of Opera – Herbert Lindenberger
  7. Utopian America and the Language of Silence – Gordana P. Crnkovic
  8. John Cage’s Approach to the Global – Daniel Herwitz
  9. Poethics: John Cage and Stanley Cavell at the Crossroads of Ethical Theory – Gerald L. Bruns
  10. Chance Operations: Cagean Paradox and Contemporary Science – N. Katherine Hayles
  11. Poethics of a Complex Realism – Joan Retallack

List of Contributors


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