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  • Figuring the Pastby Beln Vidal

    Amsterdam University Press 2012; US$ 39.95

    This definitive work offers a new approach to the period film at the turn of the twenty-first century, examining the ways in which contemporary cinema recreates the historical past. This book explores the relation between visual motifs and cultural representation in a range of key films by James Ivory, Martin Scorsese and Jane Campion, among others.... more...

  • Theories of the Avant-Garde Theatreby Bert Cardullo

    Scarecrow Press 2012; US$ 74.99

    In this collection of essays by avant-g arde theatre?s most creative practitioners?directors, playwrights, performers, and designers?these writings provide direct access to the thinking behind much of the most stimulating playwriting and performance of the late nineteenth and twentieth centuries. more...

  • Tværæstetisk læringby Ida Hamre

    Aarhus University Press 2004; US$ 13.52

    Animationen udfordrer et stadigt mere stresset forbrugersamfund ved sin insisteren p at blive noget materielt.I animationsteateret m scenografi sammentnkes med dramaturgi.Det sker i et synergetisk mde mellem mange kunstarter og fagomrder.Teaterformen reprsenterer en mulighed for tvrstetisk lring.I rapporten dokumenteres animationsteaterets... more...

  • Narratologiby Stefan Iversen; Henrik Skov Nielsen; Wayne C. Booth

    Aarhus University Press 2004; US$ 19.88

    Narratologi er teorien om fortllinger. Forstet i snver forstand hnger narratologi sammen med den franske strukturalisme og med studiet af litterre teksters forlb, struktur og udsigelse. I dag anvendes narratologi som samlebetegnelse for et bredere felt af erkendelsesinteresser, der arbejder videre med de sprgsml, som strukturalismens narratologer... more...

  • Performing Site-Specific Theatreby Joanne Tompkins; Anna Birch

    Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 29.00

    This book investigates the expanding parameters for site-specific performance to account for the form's increasing popularity in the twenty-first century. Leading practitioners and theorists interrogate issues of performance and site to broaden our understanding of the role that place plays in performance and the ways that performance influences it more...

  • Die fnf Strme des Erzhlensby Michael Neumann

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 182.00

    Storytelling is an essential element of human nature. This study identifies five universal "streams of narrative" - that is, five "hyper-genres" that serve as a system for classifying virtually all kinds of narration. In conjunction with concepts drawn from biology, psychology, and sociology, the study develops a solid anthropological... more...

  • Hattieby Carlton Jackson

    Madison Books 1993; US$ 20.99

    Hattie McDaniel was the first black to ever win an Oscar. She was also the first black woman to ever sing on American radio. In this fresh assessment of her life and career, Carlton Jackson tells the inside story of her working relationships, her personal life, and the many obstacles she faced as a black performer in the white world of show business... more...

  • Soupy Sez!by Soupy Sales; Charles Salzberg

    M. Evans & Company 2003; US$ 13.99

    In the 1960's Soupy Sales was a national phenomenon with his whimsical, live TV show and the hottest record in America. more...

  • Backstage at the Tonight Showby Don Sweeney; Ed McMahon

    Taylor Trade Publishing 2006; US$ 15.99

    This book is a collection of celebrity vignettes and anecdotes from the peak years of the Tonight Show, and includes behind-the-scenes looks at more than two dozen celebrities, including Joan Rivers, Bill Cosby, Frank Sinatra, Ray Charles, Tony Randall, Don Rickles, Stevie Wonder, Martin Short, Liza Minnelli, Ed McMahon, and Johnny Carson himself.... more...

  • Reel Womenby Jane Sloan

    Scarecrow Press 2007; US$ 69.99

    Reel Women assembles an impressive list of more than 2,400 films that feature female protagonists. Each entry includes a brief description of the film and cites key artistic personnel, particularly female directors, producers, and screenwriters involved in its production. more...