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Uncovering Ideology in Britten’s Operas

Uncovering Ideology in Britten’s Operas

This AHRC Leadership Fellowship, held by J. P. E. Harper-Scott in 2016–18, investigated how Britten’s operas not only reveal the ideological commitments of his day, but also proffer a diagnosis of certain unresolved problems in our own time. Outputs include the monograph Ideology in Britten’s Operas (Cambridge University Press, 2018).

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