Archeology of Madness: Komitas, Portrait of an Armenian Icon by Rita Soulahian Kuyumjian
Archeology of Madness: Komitas, Portrait of an Armenian Icon
Author: Rita Soulahian Kuyumjian
Title: Archeology of Madness: Komitas, Portrait of an Armenian Icon
ISBN10: 1903656109
ISBN13: 978-1903656105
Format: .PDF .EPUB .FB2
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Publisher: Gomidas Inst; 2 edition (February 15, 2002)
Language: English
Size pdf: 1766 kb
Size epub: 1672 kb
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Category: Other
Subcategory: Humanities
A psychiatrist looks into the tortured psyche of Komitas, the great compiler and arranger of Armenian folk music. After surviving a death camp, Komitas developed a severe form of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, and spent twenty years in virtual silence in mental asylums.