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“Sexuality ... is at the same time the most personal of realms and also the realm most carefully constrained by social order.”
“To the large extent that music can organize our perceptions of our own bodies and emotions, it can tell us things about history that are not accessible through any other medium.”
Susan McClary, U.S. musicologist, feminist music critic, educator, writer