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Dvorák and His World
Michael Beckerman

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Acknowledgments
Introduction: Looking for Dvorak in December 19923
Reversing the Critical Tradition: Innovation, Modernity, and Ideology in the Work and Career of Antonin Dvorak11
Dvorak and Brahms: A Chronicle, an Interpretation56
Dvorak and the New World: A Concentrated Moment92
Dvorak: The Operas104
The Master's Little Joke: Antonin Dvorak and the Mask of Nation134
Reviews and Criticism from Dvorak's American Years: Articles by Henry Krehbiel, James Huneker, H. L. Mencken, and James Creelman157
Letters from Dvorak's American Period: A Selection of Unpublished Correspondence Received by Dvorak in the United States192
Antonin Dvorak: A Biographical Sketch211
Dvorak in the Czech Press: Unpublished Reviews and Criticism230
A Discussion of Two Tone Poems Based on Texts by Karel Jaromir Erben: The Wood Dove and The Golden Spinning Wheel262
Index of Names and Compositions277
List of Contributors283

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