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Dolly Parton, gender, and country music

Leigh H. Edwards

Dolly Parton, gender, and country music

by Leigh H. Edwards

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in music,
  • Women country musicians,
  • Feminism and music

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-249) and index.

    StatementLeigh H. Edwards
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML420.P28 E39 2018
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 265 pages
    Number of Pages265
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26949943M
    ISBN 100253031540, 0253031559
    ISBN 109780253031549, 9780253031556
    LC Control Number2017024199
    OCLC/WorldCa981116971

    Dolly writes ‘Dream More: Celebrate the Dreamer in You’ Motivated by the reception of her commencement speech at the University of Tennessee Knoxville, Dolly wrote the book “Dream More: Celebrate the Dreamer in You.”. Dolly explained why she chose to expand her speech into the book, “After the speech did so well, and a lot of people said, you know, you should put this together. "Dolly Parton, Gender, and Country Music is a timely full-length monograph on a figure who has endured on the national and international scene for more than one-half century. Fittingly, this study is authored by a leading scholar of contemporary popular culture.

    "9 to 5" is a song written and originally performed by American country music entertainer Dolly Parton for the comedy film of the same name. In addition to appearing on the film soundtrack, the song was the centerpiece of Parton's 9 to 5 and Odd Jobs album, released in late The song was released as a single in November Genre: Country pop. In Dolly Parton, Gender, and Country Music, Leigh H. Edwards explores Dolly's roles as musician, actor, author, philanthropist, and entrepreneur to show how Dolly's gender subversion highlights the challenges that can be found even in the most seemingly traditional form of American popular music. As Dolly depicts herself as simultaneously "real.

    The audiobook edition of Dolly Parton, Gender, and Country Music by Leigh H. Edwards, narrated by Lee Ann Howlett, is produced by University Press Parton is instantly recognizable for her iconic style and persona, but how did she create her enduring image? Dolly crafted her exaggerated appearance and stage personality by combining two opposing stereotypes—the innocent. In , Dolly Parton was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame and, in , was awarded the Living Legend Medal by the Library of Congress.


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As Dolly depicts herself as simultaneously "real Brand: Indiana University Press. In Dolly Parton, Gender, and Country Music, Leigh H.

Edwards explores Dolly's roles as musician, actor, author, philanthropist, and entrepreneur to show how Dolly's gender subversion highlights the challenges that can be found even in the most seemingly traditional form of American popular music.

In Dolly Parton, Gender, and Country Music, Leigh H. Edwards explores Dolly’s roles as musician, actor, author, philanthropist, and entrepreneur to tell how Dolly’s gender subversion highlights the challenges that can be found even in the most seemingly traditional form of American popular music.

As Dolly depicts herself as simultaneously. In Dolly Parton, Gender, and Country Music, Leigh H. Edwards explores Dolly\'s roles as musician, actor, author, philanthropist, and entrepreneur to show how Dolly\'s gender subversion highlights the challenges that can be found even in the most seemingly traditional form of American popular music.

In Dolly Parton, Gender, and Country Music, Leigh H. Edwards explores Dolly’s roles as musician, actor, author, philanthropist, and entrepreneur to show how Dolly’s gender subversion highlights the challenges that can be found even in the most seemingly traditional form of American popular music.

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Dolly Parton, American country music singer, guitarist, and actress known for pioneering the interface between country and pop music styles.

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Edwards analyzes Dolly Parton as a performance art project designed to subvert gender and class expectations through an exaggerated performance of stereotypes about working-class women. Overall, Dolly Parton, Gender, and Country Music examines Parton's trailblazing career in the male-dominated world of country music through the lens of gender themes and identity, including the expansion of her media empire of music, movies, theme park, and numerous other efforts.

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With their strong feminine stances in the s and s, Dolly Rebecca Parton, along with fellow pioneers Loretta Lynn and Tammy Wynette, revolutionized the world of country music for women performers. Birth: Janu Birthplace: Locust Ridge, Tennessee.In Dolly Parton, Gender, and Country Music, Leigh H.

Edwards explores Dolly's roles as musician, actor, author, philanthropist, and entrepreneur to show how Dolly's gender subversion highlights the challenges that can be found even in the most seemingly traditional form of American popular music.

As Dolly depicts herself as simultaneously "real Brand: Indiana University Press.