Book Announcement: The Intertwining of Culture and Music: Love and the Times

The Intertwining of Culture and Music: Love and the Times now available from Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Hardback, pp155, £45.99 / $78.95

Cambridge Scholars Publishing is pleased to announce the publication of The Intertwining of Culture and Music: Love and the Times by Frank A. Salamone.

This volume explores various kinds of love and the way music reflects them. It is about romantic love, ethnic pride and love, love and the media, and various other loves we have, especially love for popular culture. Throughout, special focus is given to the role jazz plays, as well as other forms of African and African American music, including hip hop, and, especially, the blues.

To read a full summary of the book and to read a 30-page sample extract, which includes the table of contents, please visit the following link:

The Intertwining of Culture and Music: Love and the Times can be purchased directly from Cambridge Scholars, through Amazon and other online retailers, or through our global network of distributors. Our partners include Bertram, Gardners, Baker & Taylor, Ingram, YBP, Inspirees and MHM Limited. An e-book version will be available for purchase through the Google Play store in due course.

For further information on placing an order for this title, please contact

About the Author

Frank A. Salamone is an Emeritus Professor of Anthropology and Sociology at Iona College, New Rochelle, USA, and a Certified Advanced Facilitator of the University of Phoenix, USA. He has conducted fieldwork in many places, including various parts of Nigeria, where he was a Fulbright Scholar, Canada and the US, with a range of foci, such as Ugandan Asians, Italian Americans, and jazz musicians in the United States. Salamone has published extensively and is a member of many scholarly organizations, serving as an officer of several of them.

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