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The Imaginary Geography of Hollywood Cinema 1960–2000

by Christian Long

<p>The Imaginary Geography of Hollywood Cinema 1960-2000 combines digital cartography with close readings of representative films to write a history of twentieth century Hollywood narrative cinema at the intersection of the geographies of ...

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The Jew, the Cathedral and the Medieval City

Synagoga and Ecclesia in the Thirteenth Century

by Nina Rowe

<p>In the thirteenth century, sculptures of Synagoga and Ecclesia - paired female personifications of the Synagogue defeated and the Church triumphant - became a favoured motif on cathedral façades in France and Germany. Throughout the preceding

ISBN: 9781139234108

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The Look of the Past

Visual and Material Evidence in Historical Practice

by Ludmilla Jordanova

<p>How can we use visual and material culture to shed light on the past? Ludmilla Jordanova offers a fascinating and thoughtful introduction to the role of images, objects and buildings in the study of past times. Through a combination of ...

ISBN: 9781316142257

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The Making of an Artist

Desire, Courage, and Commitment

by Kristin G. Congdon

<p>What drives an artist to create? And are there common traits that successful artists possess? In <em>The Making of an Artist</em>, Kristin G. Congdon draws on her years of studying and teaching art at all levels – from universities to ...

ISBN: 9781783208524

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The Map and the Territory by Michel Houellebecq (Book Analysis)

Detailed Summary, Analysis and Reading Guide

by Bright Summaries

<b>In this clear and detailed reading guide, we’ve done all the hard work for you!</b><br><b><br></b>Houellebecq’s novel <i>The Map and the Territory</i> is written in a darkly ironic style, which is a key characteristic of the author’s works. ...

ISBN: 9782806270405

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The New Time and Space

by John Potts

<SPAN style="FONT-STYLE: italic">The New Time and Space</SPAN> examines the ways in which the experience of time and space has been redefined in the contemporary era. Mobile phones, networked communications and freely accessible digital ...

ISBN: 9781137494399

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The Outstanding Actor

Seven Keys to Success

by Ken Rea

<p>Drawing on Ken Rea's 30 years' teaching experience and research, as well as interviews with top actors and directors, <em>The Outstanding Actor</em> identifies seven key qualities that the most successful actors manifest, along with practical

ISBN: 9781472572998

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The Palgrave Handbook of Posthumanism in Film and Television

by Professor Michael Hauskeller, Thomas D. Philbeck & Curtis D. Carbonell

<p >In an age characterised by an increasing integration of advanced technology into our everyday lives, posthumanism has developed into a major intellectual force. It affects research agendas, economic developments, social policies, ...

ISBN: 9781137430335

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The Paper Garden

Mrs Delany begins her life's work at 72

by Molly Peacock

<p><strong>A beautifully written tour de force from an internationally acclaimed poet, <em>The Paper Garden</em> is at once a biography of an extraordinary eighteenth-century woman and a fascinating meditation on late-life ...

ISBN: 9781921753480

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The Performing Subject in the Space of Technology

Through the Virtual, Towards the Real

by Dr Matthew Causey, Dr Emma Meehan & Mr Néill O'Dwyer

<p >Now that the shock of the virtual has subsided toward a 'new-normal' of computational interference in all areas of life, it is an advantageous moment to reflect on the passage through the virtual and back to the real. Digital culture has ...

ISBN: 9781137438171

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The Politics of Star Trek

Justice, War, and the Future

by Professor George A. Gonzalez

<p >The Star Trek franchise reflects, conveys, and comments upon the key philosophical tensions of the modern era: pragmatism vs. justice; universalism vs. traditionalism; empire vs. consensual polity; environmentalism vs. modernity. George A. ...

ISBN: 9781137546357

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The Pop Music Idol and the Spirit of Charisma

Reality Television Talent Shows in the Digital Economy of Hope

by Trajce Cvetkovski

<SPAN style="FONT-STYLE: italic">The Pop Music Idol and the Spirit of Charisma</SPAN> is concerned with the political economy of the music industry. The sale of recorded music resides in a contestable digital landscape as the centralised ...

ISBN: 9781137494474

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The Post-2000 Film Western

Contexts, Transnationality, Hybridity

by Marek Paryz & John R. Leo

<p >This collection of thirteen essays by scholars from the US, UK, Netherlands, Germany, Poland, Australia and Hong Kong, explores the trajectories of the post-2000 film Western in American, transnational, inter-generic, and inter-medial ...

ISBN: 9781137531292

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The Revolting Child in Horror Cinema

Youth Rebellion and Queer Spectatorship

by Andrew Scahill

Drawing together film theory, queer theory, childhood studies, and reception studies, <EM>The Revolting Child in Horror Cinema</EM> examines the "revolting child" in such films as <EM>The Bad Seed</EM>, <EM>Village of the Damned</EM>, ...

ISBN: 9781137481306

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The Theory of the Social Practice of Information

by Maria Way

<p >Fattorello's <span style="font-style:italic;" >The Theory of the Social Practice of Information</span> is the only Italian theory of communication. It is not only relevant to journalism and communication, but also to society in general. ...

ISBN: 9781137542861

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The US-Mexico Border in American Cold War Film

Romance, Revolution, and Regulation

by Dr. Stephanie Fuller

The 1950s saw perhaps the largest number of American films set on and around the US-Mexico border of any period of the twentieth century. Many of these films engaged with Cold War politics as they explored the relationship between the US and ...

ISBN: 9781137535634

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The Value of Arts for Business

by Giovanni Schiuma

<p>The traditional view of the relationship between business and the arts is very much a one-way affair: organisations may endorse, fund or publicise the arts but the arts have nothing to offer from a business perspective. The Value of Arts for ...

ISBN: 9781139088749

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The Visitors' Book

In Francis Bacon's Shadow: The Lives of Richard Chopping and Denis Wirth-Miller

by Jon Lys Turner

<p>Denis Wirth-Miller and Dicky Chopping were a couple at the heart of the mid-twentieth century art world, with the visitors' book of the Essex townhouse they shared from 1945 until 2008 painting them as Zeligs of British society. The names ...

ISBN: 9781472121684

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The Young Leonardo

Art and Life in Fifteenth-Century Florence

by Larry J. Feinberg

<p>Leonardo da Vinci is often presented as the 'transcendent genius', removed from or ahead of his time. This book, however, attempts to understand him in the context of Renaissance Florence. Larry J. Feinberg explores Leonardo's origins and the

ISBN: 9781139140096

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Theatre and Aural Attention

Stretching Ourselves

by Dr George Home-Cook

The question of attention in theatre remains relatively unexplored. In redressing this, <SPAN style="FONT-STYLE: italic">Theatre and Aural Attention</SPAN> investigates what it is to attend theatre by means of listening. Focusing on four core ...

ISBN: 9781137393708

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