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  • Broadcast Hysteriaby A. Brad Schwartz

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2015; US$ 35.99

    Contents Introduction 1. "Journalism and Showmanship" 2. Winged Mercury 3: Martians of the Mind's Eye 4. "Yours in Terror" 5. "Public Frightener No. 1" 6. "Air Racketeers" 7. "The Public Interest" 8. The Story of the Century 9. "A Matter of Psychology" 10. "The Horror Man" Conclusion A Note on Sources Notes Acknowledgments Index more...

  • Lois Weber in Early Hollywoodby Shelley Stamp

    University of California Press 2015; US$ 34.95

    Among early Hollywood?s most renowned filmmakers, Lois Weber was considered one of the era?s "three great minds" alongside D. W. Griffith and Cecil B. DeMille. Despite her accomplishments, Weber has been marginalized in relation to her contemporaries, who have long been recognized as fathers of American cinema. Drawing on a range of materials untapped... more...

  • A Hidden History of Film Styleby Christopher Beach

    University of California Press 2015; US$ 34.95

    The image that appears on the movie screen is the direct and tangible result of the joint efforts of the director and the cinematographer. A Hidden History of Film Style is the first study to focus on the collaborations between directors and cinematographers, a partnership that has played a crucial role in American cinema since the early years of... more...

  • Brian Johnstonby Tim Heald

    Dean Street Press 2015; US$ 10.19

    Description How did it work, exactly, that Johnners magic? Brian Johnston was arguably the most distinctive and best loved voice in British broadcasting. Elder statesman of the Test Match Special team, he was also Britain?s most entertaining commentator with an irrepressible and infectious sense of humour. Johnners also had an enviable talent... more...

  • The Production Notebooksby Mark Bly

    Theatre Communications Group 2015; US$ 18.95

    The first book of its kind, offerring an inside view of theatre today from the literary manager's point of view. more...

  • The Production Notebooks, Volume 2by Mark Bly

    Theatre Communications Group 2015; US$ 18.95

    Catalogs and describes the creative process. more...

  • Postcolonialism, Diaspora, and Alternative Historiesby Tony Williams

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2015; US$ 59.00

    This volume offers the first comprehensive survey of the cinema of Evans Chan, a New York-based playwright, author, and filmmaker whose acclaimed films include To Liv(e), The Map of Sex and Love, and Datong. In this collection of essays on Chan’s documentary and feature films seven experts on cultural and film studies examine the unique blending... more...

  • Crack of the Batby James R. Walker; Pat Hughes

    UNP - Nebraska 2015; US$ 28.95

    The crack of the bat on the radio is ingrained in the American mind as baseball takes center stage each summer. Radio has brought the sounds of baseball into homes for almost one hundred years, helping baseball emerge from the 1919 Black Sox scandal into the glorious World Series of the 1920s. The medium gave fans around the country aural access to... more...

  • The Films of Adoor Gopalakrishnanby Suranjan Ganguly

    Anthem Press 2015; US$ 99.00

    The first comprehensive study of the feature films of India?s most distinguished contemporary filmmaker. This work offers a compelling analysis of the director?s treatment of guilt, redemption and hope within their socio-historical contexts. more...

  • Performing Noncitizenshipby Emma Cox

    Anthem Press 2015; US$ 99.00

    This exacting study examines the role that theatre, film and activism responsive to asylum seekers has played in the emergence of ?irregular? noncitizenship as a cornerstone idea in contemporary Australian political and social life. more...