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East-West Cultural Passage - No 12/2012 Issue 1

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Foreword  5
Misinterpreting the Other: Music as Conflict in Ian McEwan’s Amsterdam and On Chesil Beach Monica COJOCARU9
A Symphony of Narrative Voices in Rose Tremain’s Music and Silence Cristina CHIFANE 23
Music Against Horror: H.P. Lovecraft and Schopenhauer’s Aesthetics James MACHIN38
Transcultural Awareness through Music in Anita Desai’s Clear Light of Day Adriana Elena STOICAN 51
World-Creation Through Music: Tolkien's 'Ainulindalë', in The Silmarillion Sorin UNGUREAN 69
On Music and Old Age: An Exercise Sorin ŞTEFĂNESCU 84
On Musicality: John Banville’s The Sea and Beethoven’s “Meeresstille und Glückliche Fahrt” Ana-Karina SCHNEIDER94
‘“Reelin’ an’ a-rockin’”: Adrian Henri and 1960s Pop Helen TAYLOR109
A Testament of Change Melting into Song Clementina MIHĂILESCU126
Robert Schumann between Jean Paul and Goethe Valentina SANDU-DEDIU134
Fairy and Human Mischief – Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream Translated into Music by Purcell, Mendelssohn, Thomas, Britten, Orff and Bentoiu Alina BOTTEZ146
Notes on Contributors  168
Guidelines for Contributors  173