Articles about Metaphor

Metaphors and Meaning in the Turkish Contemporary Christian Music
Musicologist (2018) Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 78-95

The aim of this article is to investigate the musical experience, musical meaning, and metaphors in religious music in the case of Turkish Contemporary Christian Music (TCCM). In the general sense, we can say that Contemporary Christian Music simultaneously carries ...

Garden Variety
Opera News (2016) Vol. 80, No. 8, pp. 18


'Only the last song if we let it be': "Dancer in the Dark," "The Sound of Music" and song and dance as traumatic container
Studies in Musical Theatre (2016) Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 81-92

Lars von Trier's homage to and critique of musical theatre and film in "Dancer in the Dark" (2000) uses the big musical theatre song and dance number as a place where the unfathomability of traumatic emotion is expressed. Trauma's unfathomability ...

Blackletter logotypes and metal music
Metal Music Studies (2016) Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 109-124

Text and band logos based on blackletter scripts are a common sight in visual metal music culture such as on album covers. This article develops a framework for analysing the affinity between blackletter script and metal music. The analytical framework ...