View All Book Series


Routledge Studies in Middle East Film and Media

8 Series Titles

Per Page

Rabbis, Reporters and the Public in the Digital Holyland

Rabbis, Reporters and the Public in the Digital Holyland

1st Edition

By Yoel Cohen
December 21, 2023

Focused on the triangular relationship between rabbis, journalists and the public, this book analyses each group’s role in influencing the agenda around religion in Israel. The book draws upon the author's original research, comprising an analysis of the coverage of religion on four Israeli news ...

Arabic Media Coverage of Pandemics Discourse, Strategy and Impact

Arabic Media Coverage of Pandemics: Discourse, Strategy and Impact

1st Edition

By El Mustapha Lahlali
June 30, 2023

Focused on two networks, Al-Jazeera and BBC Arabic, this study provides an in-depth quantitative and qualitative analysis of different media strategies employed in the coverage of Covid-19. The author draws primarily from Critical Discourse Analysis, supplemented by an analysis of corpora from both...

Middle Eastern Television Drama Politics, Aesthetics, Practices

Middle Eastern Television Drama: Politics, Aesthetics, Practices

1st Edition

Edited By Christa Salamandra, Nour Halabi
June 21, 2023

This monograph explores and investigates key issues facing Middle Eastern societies, including religion and sectarianism, history and collective memory, urban space and socioeconomic difference, policing and securitization, and gender relations. In the Middle East, television drama creators serve ...

Resistance, Dissidence, Revolution Documentary Film Esthetics in the Middle East and North Africa

Resistance, Dissidence, Revolution: Documentary Film Esthetics in the Middle East and North Africa

1st Edition

By Viola Shafik
March 31, 2023

Situated within an emerging academic interest in documentary film in the Middle East and North Africa, this book studies the development of diverse documentary forms in relation to revolutionary and emancipatory movements that took place across the twentieth century in the so-called Arab World. ...

Israeli Television Global Contexts, Local Visions

Israeli Television: Global Contexts, Local Visions

1st Edition

Edited By Miri Talmon, Yael Levy
January 09, 2023

The essays in this anthology study Israeli television, its different forms of representation, audiences and production processes, past and present, examining Israeli television in both its local, cultural dynamics, and global interfaces. The book looks at Israeli television as a creator, negotiator...

Contemporary Israeli Cinema Trauma, Ethics and Temporality

Contemporary Israeli Cinema: Trauma, Ethics and Temporality

1st Edition

By Raz Yosef
December 30, 2022

Through analysis of the complex discourse surrounding trauma and loss, this book provides a necessary examination of temporality and ethics in Israeli film and television since the turn of the millennium. The author examines posttraumatic idioms of fragmentation and incoherence, highlighting the ...

Women in the Cinemas of Iran and Turkey As Images and as Image-Makers

Women in the Cinemas of Iran and Turkey: As Images and as Image-Makers

1st Edition

By Gönül Dönmez-Colin
August 05, 2019

This volume compares the cinemas of Iran and Turkey in terms of the presence and absence of women on both sides of the camera. From a critical point of view, it provides detailed readings of works by both male and female film-makers, emphasizing issues facing women's film-making. Presenting an ...

Women and Turkish Cinema Gender Politics, Cultural Identity and Representation

Women and Turkish Cinema: Gender Politics, Cultural Identity and Representation

1st Edition

By Eylem Atakav
September 11, 2014

Since 2000, there has been a considerable effort in Turkish cinema to come to terms with the military’s intervention in politics and subsequent national trauma. It has resulted in an outpouring of cinematic texts. This book focuses on women and Turkish cinema in the context of gender politics, ...

AJAX loader