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  • Time and The Rose Gardenby Anthony Peake

    John Hunt Publishing 2018; US$ 10.99

    Anthony Peake re-assesses the plays and novels of J.B. Priestley. more...

  • Charles Dibdin and Late Georgian Cultureby Oskar Cox Jensen; David Kennerley; Ian Newman

    OUP Oxford 2018; US$ 71.99

    This volume examines Charles Dibdin's extraordinarily wide-ranging career as an actor, lyricist, composer, singer-songwriter, comedian, theatre-manager, journalist, artist, music tutor, speculator, and author, and offers fresh insights into late Georgian culture, society, and politics. more...

  • Rebelby Nick Nolte

    HarperCollins 2018; US$ 23.19

    The legendary icon tells his story—a tale of art, passion, commitment, addiction, as intense and hypnotic as the man himself. In a career spanning five decades, Nick Nolte has endured the rites of Hollywood celebrity. Rising from obscurity to leading roles and Oscar nominations, he has been both celebrated and vilified in the media; survived marriages,... more...

  • Most Dramatic Everby Suzannah Showler

    ECW Press 2018; US$ 8.99

    The right reasons to fall in love with The Bachelor. When it debuted in 2002, The Bachelor raised the stakes of first-wave reality television, offering the ultimate prize: true love. Since then, thrice yearly, dozens of camera-ready young-and-eligibles have vied for affection (and roses) in front of a devoted audience of millions. In this... more...

  • Paris in the Cinemaby Alastair Phillips; Ginette Vincendeau

    British Film Institute 2018; US$ 36.68

    Paris is the most iconic and frequently painted, photographed and filmed city in the world. Paris in the Cinema: Beyond the Flâneur offers a new approach to the representation of Paris on screen. Bringing together a wide range of renowned French and Anglophone specialists in film, history, architecture and literature, Alastair Phillips and Ginette... more...

  • Floppy Show, Theby Jeff Stein

    Arcadia Publishing Inc. 2018; US$ 12.99

    In 1957, WHO-TV asked staff performer Duane Ellett to come up with an idea to help teach children how to better care for their pets. Ellett created Floppy, a high-voiced beagle dog puppet that became his sidekick for the next 30 years. Together, the iconic duo made 200 personal appearances every year at community festivals and events. The Floppy Show... more...

  • Theatre Managementby Anthony Rhine

    Macmillan Education UK 2018; US$ 23.63

    An essential introductory textbook that provides a comprehensive and student-friendly overview of the key processes involved in developing and managing a theatre in the 21 st century. It covers a complete range of topics fundamental to successful commercial and not-for-profit theatre management, from developing a mission statement to communicating... more...

  • Japanese Cinema Between Framesby Laura Lee

    Springer International Publishing 2018; US$ 97.84

    This book explores the rich complexity of Japan’s film history by tracing how cinema has been continually reshaped through its dynamic engagement within a shifting media ecology. Focusing on techniques that draw attention to the interval between frames on the filmstrip, something that is generally obscured in narrative film, Lee uncovers a chief mechanism... more...

  • Madness, Art, and Societyby Anna Harpin

    Taylor and Francis 2018; US$ 40.00

    How is madness experienced, treated, and represented? How might art think around – and beyond – psychiatric definitions of illness and wellbeing? Madness, Art, and Society engages with artistic practices from theatre and live art to graphic fiction, charting a multiplicity of ways of thinking critically with , rather than about , non-normative... more...

  • TV Writing On Demandby Neil Landau

    Taylor and Francis 2018; US$ 39.95

    TV Writing On Demand: Creating Great Content in the Digital Era takes a deep dive into writing for today’s audiences, against the backdrop of a rapidly evolving TV ecosystem. Amazon, Hulu and Netflix were just the beginning. The proliferation of everything digital has led to an ever-expanding array of the most authentic and engaging programming... more...