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  • Art Models 7by Maureen Johnson; Douglas Johnson

    Live Model Books 2012; US$ 9.99

    Artists in search of figures in intense action?flying through the air, punching, kicking, and crouching?will find more than 100 poses of male and female models in 28 categories of dynamic movement in the latest addition to the Art Models series. Informed by diverse sources such as baroque art, with its moody lighting and twisting figures, and comic... more...

  • Schauspiel und Nationale Frageby Annemarie Stauss

    Narr Francke Attempto 2011; US$ 64.89

    <p>Das lange 19. Jahrhundert gilt als das Zeitalter der Nation. Doch dieser Begriff ist komplex und nationale Identit&auml;t ist keine ahistorische Selbstverst&auml;ndlichkeit. Ausgehend von einem &uuml;berarbeiteten Erkl&auml;rungsmodell nach Benedict Anderson und dessen Erweiterung hinsichtlich des Theaters untersucht Annemarie... more...

  • Spanische Filme des 20. Jahrhunderts in Einzeldarstellungenby Ralf Junkerjürgen

    Erich Schmidt Verlag 2012; US$ 31.68

    Der Band bietet anhand von zwanzig Beispielen erstmals ein in deutscher Sprache abgefasstes, umfangreiches Panorama der spanischen Filmgeschichte, das vom Surrealismus bis in die Gegenwart reicht. Darunter befinden sich mit Luis Buñuel, Luis García Berlanga, Juan Antonio Bardem, Carlos Saura und Víctor Erice sowohl die Größen das spanischen Autorenkinos... more...

  • The Magic of Bollywoodby Anjali Gera Roy

    SAGE India 2012; US$ 50.00

    Few would deny that the most significant weapon in India’s cultural and artistic armory is its avowedly commercial cinema, now known as Bollywood. This anthology aims to portray the “soft” power of Bollywood, which makes it a unique and powerful disseminator of Indian culture and values abroad. The essays in the book examine Bollywood’s... more...

  • Brutal Visionby Karl Schoonover

    University of Minnesota Press 2012; US$ 75.00

    Film history identifies Italian neorealism as the exemplar of national cinema, a specifically domestic response to wartime atrocities. Brutal Vision challenges this orthodoxy by arguing that neorealist films—including such classics as Rome, Open City; Paisan; Shoeshine; and Bicycle Thieves —should be understood less as national products... more...

  • Candy Barrby Ted Schwarz

    Taylor Trade Publishing 2011; US$ 11.99

    Candy Barr was a notorious burlesque dancer, commanding as much as $2,000 a week in 1950s Vegas. But growing up as Juanita, her troubled story began when her sister sold her virginity for a dollar. She ran away, only to be enslaved into prostitution in a Dallas ritual known as the capture. Her life included high profile lovers and friends, jail... more...

  • The Decroux Sourcebookby Thomas Leabhart; Franc Chamberlain

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 38.95

    The Decroux Sourcebook is the first point of reference for any student of the ?hidden master? of twentieth century theatre. This book collates a wealth of key material on Etienne Decroux, including: an English translation of Patrice Pezin?s ?Imaginary Interview?, in which Decroux discusses mime?s place in the theatre. previously unpublished... more...

  • Step up and Danceby Thalia Kalipsakis

    Allen & Unwin 2011; US$ 13.63

    Dancing means everything to Saph until an unexpected valentine turns everything upside down. more...

  • Wenn Arbeit Liebe ersetztby Christine Wimbauer

    Campus Verlag 2012; US$ 23.85

    Frauen wollen sich heute ebenso im Beruf verwirklichen wie Männer und streben nach Karriere und beruflicher Anerkennung. Daraus können neue Konflikte innerhalb der Paarbeziehungen entstehen. Vor allem ist unklar geworden, wofür sich die Partner gegenseitig anerkennen, welche sozialen Ungleichheiten sich zeigen und in welchem Verhältnis Liebe und Leistung... more...

  • The Road To Realityby Dianne Burnett

    Hay House 2012; US$ 15.95

    Get ready to laugh. Get ready to cry. Get ready for a whirlwind of an adventure. Settle in for a powerful, poignant story of inner strength and courage—and get a fascinating, behind-the-scenes look at the making of Survivor , the world’s most popular reality show. Spinning their mutual love of exotic adventure into gold, Dianne Burnett and... more...