Listening to the unconscious : adventures in popular music and psychoanalysis /

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Bloomsbury Academic,, New York, United States, p.1 online resource (2023)

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(OCoLC)fst01071453, (OCoLC)fst01081276, (OCoLC)fst01752057, bicssc, fast, Philosophy and aesthetics., Popular music, Psychoanalysis and music., Psychological aspects., Rock & Pop music., Theory of music & musicology.


Includes bibliographical references and index.Charting Three Freudian Hypotheses with Pop Music : The Economic, the Topographic, the Structural -- Freud, Music, and the Psychological Condition -- Bright Eyes (and friends) and the Antlers Meet Jacques Lacan -- Phallocentrism, Sexuation, and the Chora, from Lacan to Kristeva, Gaga to Björk -- The Death Drive and Unconscious Production -- "Do you want to be the ebb of this great tide?" : Lacan, Freud, Nietzsche, Deleuze, and "Joy in Repetition" : Prince and LCD Soundsystem -- S & M & Pop Perversion -- Polly Jean Harvey asks "Is this desire [enough]?""An examination of the unconscious as it relates to popular music and the first truly interdisciplinary book on philosophy and popular music with equal weight given to each discipline"--Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on February 15, 2023).