Hooper, E (2014) 'My superbrain is all binary: nostalgic futurism as Robyn's feminist super-persona.' Journal of Popular Music Studies, 26 (4). pp. 445-464. ISSN 1524-2226

Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jpms.12092


The article discusses the Swedish electro-pop musician Robyn and her feminist persona. Topics include the feminist ideal of empowerment that is conveyed in her songs, the theme of outer space or futurism in her music and on stage performance and the retrofuturist element in her music. The author compares her to Lady Gaga on discusses how the two differ on feminism in their music.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
M Music and Books on Music > M Music
Divisions: College of Liberal Arts
Date Deposited: 11 Mar 2015 17:59
Last Modified: 29 Apr 2016 14:06
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