Memory and history in Argentine popular music

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Lexington Books,, Lanham, United States, p.viii, 157 pages : (2023)

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(OCoLC)fst01071422, (OCoLC)fst01071460, (OCoLC)fst01736409, 1991-2000, 20th century., Argentina, Argentina., fast, History and criticism., Music and history, Music and history., Popular music, Popular music., Social aspects, Social aspects.


Includes bibliographical references and index.Canciones con historia : Popular Music as a Place of Memory -- Songs of Belligerence and the Erosion of the Political System -- The Yearning for a Worker Identity Through Popular Music -- Popular Music Against Globalization -- ¿Te acordás? Popular Music and Collective Memory -- Remembering on the Internet."Memory and History in Argentine Popular Music examines the intersection between popular music from the 1990s-tango, rock chabón, and cumbia villera-historical events, and individual experiences, arguing that these songs depict history, provide a framework to evoke memories, and create "virtual sites of memory" online"--