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- Columbia University Press 2016; US$ 29.99
During his career Stanley Kubrick became renowned for undertaking lengthy and exhaustive research prior to the production of all his films. In the lead-up to what would eventually become Dr. Strangelove (1964), Kubrick read voraciously and amassed a substantial library of works on the nuclear age. With rare access to unpublished materials, this... more...
- Columbia University Press 2016; US$ 34.99
In Exception Taken , Jonathan Buchsbaum examines the movements that have emerged in opposition to the homogenizing force of Hollywood in global filmmaking. While European cinema was entering a steady decline in the 1980s, France sought to strengthen support for its film industry under the new Mitterrand government. Over the following decades, the... more...
- University of Alabama Press 2016; US$ 59.95
Eugene O?Neill Remembered offers new views into the playwright?s life by capturing the direct memories of those who were close to him through interviews, memoirs, and other recollections. These sixty-two remembrances create an unprecedented image of O?Neill. Known principally as the author of some of the most significant plays in the American dramatic... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 34.99
This cutting-edge book examines the rapidly developing scene of Chinese independent documentary, arguably the most courageous player in contemporary Chinese visual culture. The book?s emphasis on current issues and its discussion of aesthetic experiments will appeal to all readers interested in China?s culture, media, politics, and society.... more...
- Boydell & Brewer Group Ltd 2016; US$ 35.99
Now published for the International Brecht Society by Camden House under the Society's editorship, the Brecht Yearbook is the central scholarly forum for discussion of the life and work of Bertolt Brecht and of aspects of theater and literature that were of particular interest to him, especially the politics of literature and theater in a global... more...
- Boydell & Brewer 2016; Not Available
Newest volume of the central scholarly forum for discussion of Brecht and aspects of theater and literature of particular interest to him, especially the politics of literature and theater in a global context. more...
- University of Alabama Press 2016; US$ 34.95
Essays in part one of Theatre History Studies, Vol. 35 address theatrical production in very specific historical contexts, among them German theatre ?from the rubble of Berlin? and German nationalist mass spectacles. Essays in part two are devoted to the theme of ?Rethinking the Maternal? in contemporary and historical theatre. Also included is... more...
- University of Iowa Press 2016; US$ 55.00
What does it mean to perform whiteness in the postcolonial era? To answer this question?crucial for understanding the changing meanings of race in the twenty-first century?Megan Lewis examines the ways that members of South Africa?s Afrikaner minority have performed themselves into, around, and out of power from the colonial period to the postcolony.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95
The study of early drama has undergone a quiet revolution in the last four decades, radically altering critical approaches to form, genre, and canon. Drawing on disciplines from art history to musicology and reception studies, The Routledge Research Companion to Early Drama and Performance reconsiders early "drama" as a mixed mode entertainment... more...