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Fetishism and Curiosity

Laura Mulvey - Femininity in motion pictures - 1996 - 188 pages
Writer and filmmaker Laura Mulvey is widely regarded as one of the most challenging and incisive contemporary feminist cultural theorists. Part of the 1970s generation of ...
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Orson Welles, Shakespeare, and Popular Culture

Michael A. Anderegg - Performing Arts - 1999 - 213 pages
Anderegg considers Welles's influence as an interpreter of Shakespeare for twentieth-century American popular audiences, drawing on his knowledge of the abundant, lowbrow ...
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Politics and Politicians in American Film

Phillip L. Gianos - Performing Arts - 1998 - 212 pages
Gianos (political science, California State U., Fullerton) discusses the ways in which politics and movies inform each other and what they tell us about the society that ...
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Manipulating the Ether: The Power of Broadcast Radio in Thirties America

Robert J. Brown - Performing Arts - 2004 - 324 pages
Franklin D. Roosevelt was the first politician to recognize the power of radio. He appealed directly to the American people for support of his New Deal and for his foreign ...
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Freud on Sublimation: Reconsiderations

Volney Patrick Gay - Psychology - 1992 - 374 pages
Gay (religion, psychiatry, and anthropology, Vanderbilt U.) explores the relationship between aesthetic truths and psychoanalytic discoveries. He reviews critically the ...
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Jazz Noir: Listening to Music from Phantom Lady to The Last Seduction

David Butler - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2002 - 227 pages
Explores the strange and commonly misunderstood relationship between jazz music and the film noir genre.
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Buying Freedom: The Ethics and Economics of Slave Redemption

Anthony Appiah, Martin Bunzl - Philosophy - 2007 - 283 pages
If "slavery" is defined broadly to include bonded child labor and forced prostitution, there are upward of 25 million slaves in the world today. Individuals and groups are ...
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Smokin' Rockets: The Romance of Technology in American Film, Radio and ...

Patrick Lucanio, Gary Coville - Social Science - 2002 - 268 pages
Science and technology had a significant influence on American culture and thought in the years immediately following World War II. The new wonders of science and the threat of ...
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A History of Shakespeare on Screen: A Century of Film and Television

Kenneth S. Rothwell - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 380 pages
A History of Shakespeare on Screen, first published in 2004, chronicles how film-makers have re-imagined Shakespeare's plays from the earliest exhibitions in music halls and ...
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Archibald MacLeish: an American life

Scott Donaldson, R. H. Winnick - Biography & Autobiography - 1992 - 622 pages
A biography of the American poet and statesman discusses his education at Hotchkiss, Yale, and Harvard Law School; his expatriate life of writing in Paris; his editorship of ...
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