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  • Time-Travel Televisionby Sherry Ginn; Gillian I. Leitch

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 79.99

    This book explores how time travel has been used as a plot device in a number of television shows, including iconic programs like Doctor Who , Heroes , Lost , Quantum Leap , Red Dwarf, and the Star Trek franchise, among others. It is organized into three general themes?Origins, Correcting the Past, and Exploring the Future. more...

  • Noel, Tallulah, Cole, and Meby John C. Wilson; Thomas S. Hischak; Jack Macauley

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 64.99

    This is a memoir by John C. Wilson, a key figure of Broadway during the 1940s and ?50s. Wilson died in 1961, three years after penning his autobiography. This newly discovered memoir stretches from Wilson?s youth at the turn of the twentieth century to his semi-retirement in the late 1950s. A Broadway producer and director, Wilson was close friends... more...

  • The Persona of Ingmar Bergmanby Barbara Young

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 37.99

    This book looks at the creative output of one of the world?s greatest filmmakers, Ingmar Bergman, through the prism of his personal life, in particular his interpersonal and internal conflicts. The author?a practicing psychiatrist as well as a professor emeritus of psychiatry?examines Bergman?s work and reflects on how the director?s personal life... more...

  • Great Britons of Stage and Screenby Barbara Roisman Cooper; Robert Osborne; Kevin Brownlow

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 41.99

    Featuring intimate interviews--many published for the first time--this book takes readers on a journey through the professional and personal lives of more than twenty British actors. Each interview is preceded by a short introduction and is followed by a list of the performer?s major credits on stage, in film, and on television. more...

  • Hollywood and the Holocaustby Henry Gonshak

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 37.99

    2015 marks the 70th anniversary of the WWII?s end and the beginning of the general public?s awareness of Holocaust atrocities. This book offers an important look at Hollywood's ongoing representations of the Holocaust aimed at a general readership not usually addressed by volumes on this subject. This book is a study of the portrayal of the Holocaust... more...

  • How to Watch a Movieby David Thomson

    Profile Books 2015; US$ 14.66

    From one of the most admired critics of our time, brilliant insights into the act of watching movies and an enlightening discussion about how to derive more from any film experience. Since first publishing his landmark Biographical Dictionary of Film in 1975 (now in its sixth edition), David Thomson has been one of the most trusted authorities... more...

  • Science Wars through the Stargateby Steven Gil

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 79.99

    Stargate-1 ?s original run overlapped the peak and aftermath of the Science Wars, which allowed for the show to engage questions about the nature of science and technology. This book focuses on how the series depicted science (as an enterprise) and scientists at a time when the Science Wars were raging and the nature of both was sharply contested.... more...

  • Some Kind of Heroby Matthew Field; Ajay Chowdhury

    The History Press 2015; US$ 36.46

    For over 50 years, Albert R Broccoli's Eon Productions has navigated the ups and downs of the volatile British film industry, enduring both critical wrath and acclaim in equal measure for its now legendary James Bond series. Latterly, this family-run business has been crowned with box office gold and recognised by motion picture academies around the... more...

  • Marina Carr: Plays 3by Marina Carr

    Faber & Faber 2015; US$ 29.15

    ?? Sixteen Possible Glimpses, Phaedra Backwards, The Map of Argentina, Hecuba & Indigo more...

  • Pierrot/Lorcaby Emilio Peral Vega

    Boydell & Brewer 2015; US$ 95.00

    Peral Vega explores the importance of Pierrot as a symbol of failure in matters of love in García Lorca's imagery and his literary and personal life. more...