Ruth Hellier, ed. 2013. Women Singers in Global Contexts: Music, Biography, Identity. Champaign, IL: University of Illinois Press. 264pp. ISBN 978-0-2520-37245 (pbk)

Authors

  • Sheila Whiteley University of Salford, UK, and Queen’s University, Canada

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1558/jwpm.v1i2.26721

Keywords:

biography, gender, identity, singers, women

Abstract

Ruth Hellier, ed. 2013. Women Singers in Global Contexts: Music, Biography, Identity. Champaign, IL: University of Illinois Press. 264pp. ISBN 978-0-2520-37245 (pbk)

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Published

2015-03-04

How to Cite

Whiteley, S. (2015). Ruth Hellier, ed. 2013. Women Singers in Global Contexts: Music, Biography, Identity. Champaign, IL: University of Illinois Press. 264pp. ISBN 978-0-2520-37245 (pbk). Journal of World Popular Music, 1(2), 223–227. https://doi.org/10.1558/jwpm.v1i2.26721

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Singing, Songwriting and Gender