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Cinema and Spectatorship

Cinema and Spectatorship

1st Edition

By Judith Mayne
May 21, 1993

Cinema and Spectatorship is the first book to focus entirely on the history and role of the spectator in contemporary film studies. While 1970s film theory insisted on a distinction betweeen the cinematic subject and film-goers, Judith Mayne suggests that a very real friction between "subjects" and...

Unthinking Eurocentrism Multiculturalism and the Media

Unthinking Eurocentrism: Multiculturalism and the Media

2nd Edition

By Ella Shohat, Robert Stam
May 27, 2014

Unthinking Eurocentrism, a seminal and award-winning work in postcolonial studies first published in 1994, explored Eurocentrism as an interlocking network of buried premises, embedded narratives, and submerged tropes that constituted a broadly shared epistemology. Within a transdisciplinary study,...

Narrative Comprehension and Film

Narrative Comprehension and Film

1st Edition

By Edward Branigan
September 24, 1992

Narrative is one of the ways we organise and understnad the world. It is found everywhere: not only in films and books, but also in everday conversations and in the nonfictional discourses of journalists, historians, educators, psychologists, attorneys and many others.Edward Branigan presents a ...

Genre and Hollywood

Genre and Hollywood

1st Edition

By Steve Neale
January 28, 2000

Genre and Hollywood provides a comprehensive introduction to the study of genre. In this important new book, Steve Neale discusses all the major concepts, theories and accounts of Hollywood and genre, as well as the key genres which theorists have written about, from horror to the Western. He ...

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