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  • European Identity in Cinemaby Wendy Everett

    Intellect Books Ltd 2005; US$ 25.00

    The identity of European cinema, like the identity of Europe itself, is multiple, complex, and fascinating. Providing both a general survey of contemporary European cinema production, distribution and exhibition and detailed critical analysis of specific films, directors, and national cinemas, this volume offers a stimulating and thought-provoking... more...

  • How to Make Money Scriptwritingby Julian Friedmann

    Intellect Books Ltd 2000; US$ 25.00

    Many books deal with how to write better scripts, but this is the only one to tackle the business side of being a professional writer.Written by a leading literary agent, this is an indispensable insider's guide to the development process - from the original idea right through to production - it provides the reader with an easy-to-read handbook for:... more...

  • Literacy and the Politics of Writingby Albertine Gaur

    Intellect Books Ltd 2000; US$ 38.00

    With the growth of modern information technology, it is time to re-examine the concept and purpose of writing, and question the long cherished idea that the alphabet stands at the apex of a hierarchy towards which all 'proper' forms of writing must necessarily progress. This beautifully illustrated book shows that the primary purpose of writing is... more...

  • Spring and No Flowersby Albertine Gaur

    Intellect Books Ltd 2006; US$ 32.00

    Albertine Gaur shares with the reader her childhood memories of the period just before, and during, the Second World War in Austria, her homeland. She relives this time of great social and political upheaval, depicting it through the eyes of a childhood as she passes from infancy to adolescence. It is a unique story, full of naïve poignancy, told with... more...

  • Languages of Theatre Shaped by Womenby Jane De Gay; Elizbeth Goodman

    Intellect Books Ltd 2001; US$ 25.00

    Addressing issues of feminism and representation, this book provides a fresh and thorough consideration of the status and potential of Women's theatre today.The authors explore a range of different approaches to the languages of theatre, including translation and interpretation of the art form, along with languages, performance work, body language... more...

  • Visualizing Anthropologyby Anna Grimshaw; Amanda Ravetz

    Intellect Books Ltd 2005; US$ 32.00

    Questions of vision and knowledge are central to debates about the world in which we live. Developing new analytical approaches toward ways of seeing is a key challenge facing those working across a wide range of disciplines. How can visuality be understood on its own terms rather than by means of established textual frameworks? Visualizing Anthropology... more...

  • NanoCultureby Katherine Hayles

    Intellect Books Ltd 2004; US$ 32.00

    Nano denotes a billionth; a nanometer is a billionth of a meter. New instrumentation and techniques have for the first time made possible materials research and engineering at this level, the scale of individual molecules and atoms. Extraordinary visions of material abundance, unprecedented materials, and powerful engineering capabilities have marked... more...

  • Critical Studies in Art and Design Educationby Richard Hickman

    Intellect Books Ltd 2005; US$ 31.00

    This book reviews past practice and theory in critical studies and discusses various trends; some papers keenly advocate a re-conceptualisation of the whole subject area, while others describe aspects of current and past practice which exemplify the 'symbiotic' relationship between practical studio work and critical engagement with visual form. Rod... more...

  • Aristotle in Hollywoodby Ari Hiltunen

    Intellect Books Ltd 2002; US$ 32.00

    Throughout the centuries Aristotle's Poetics remained something of a mystery. What was the great philosopher trying to say about the nature of drama and storytelling? What did he mean by pity, fear and catharsis? In this book, Ari Hiltunen explains the mystery of the 'proper pleasure', which, according to Aristotle, is the goal of drama and can be... more...

  • Visual Language for the World Wide Webby Paul Honeywill

    Intellect Books Ltd 1999; US$ 25.00

    In this digital age, are there cultural lessons for us in looking to the earliest kinds of communications? The icons used in ancient Mayan and Sumerian language systems are presented here as direct cultural links to the visual presentation of World Wide Web pages on the Internet. The book shows how the development of digital screens has caused visual... more...