E-books: Arts

  • Running the Show: The Essential Guide to Being a First Assistant Director book cover

    Running the Show

    The Essential Guide to Being a First Assistant Director, 2nd Edition

    By Liz Gill

    Whether it's a crew of two hundred shooting a cast of thousands on horseback, or a crew of twelve filming one person in a room, each and every successful movie production requires a strong First Assistant Director (AD) at its helm. In this new and updated edition, veteran First AD Liz Gill walks…

    eBook – 2019-09-12
    Routledge

  • (toward) a phenomenology of acting book cover

    (toward) a phenomenology of acting

    1st Edition

    By Phillip Zarrilli

    In (toward) a phenomenology of acting, Phillip Zarrilli considers acting as a ‘question’ to be explored in the studio and then reflected upon. This book is a vital response to Jerzy Grotowski’s essential question: "How does the actor ‘touch that which is untouchable?’" Phenomenology invites us to…

    eBook – 2019-09-12
    Routledge

  • Understanding Video Games: The Essential Introduction book cover

    Understanding Video Games

    The Essential Introduction, 4th Edition

    By Simon Egenfeldt-Nielsen, Jonas Heide Smith, Susana Pajares Tosca

    From Pong to virtual reality, Understanding Video Games, 4th Edition, takes video game studies into the next decade of the twenty-first century, highlighting changes in the area, including mobile, social, and casual gaming. In this new edition of the pioneering text, students learn to assess the…

    eBook – 2019-09-11
    Routledge

  • Performativity, Cultural Construction, and the Graphic Narrative book cover

    Performativity, Cultural Construction, and the Graphic Narrative

    1st Edition

    Edited by Leigh Anne Howard, Susanna Hoeness-Krupsaw

    Performativity, Cultural Construction, and the Graphic Narrative draws on performance studies scholarship to understand the social impact of graphic novels and their sociopolitical function. Addressing issues of race, gender, ethnicity, race, war, mental illness, and the environment, the volume…

    eBook – 2019-09-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Comics Studies

  • The Essentials of Instructional Design: Connecting Fundamental Principles with Process and Practice book cover

    The Essentials of Instructional Design

    Connecting Fundamental Principles with Process and Practice, 4th Edition

    By Abbie H. Brown, Timothy D. Green

    The Essentials of Instructional Design, 4th Edition introduces the fundamental elements, principles, and practice of instructional design (ID) to students new to ID. Key procedures within the ID process—learner analysis, task analysis, needs analysis, developing goals and objectives, organizing…

    eBook – 2019-09-10
    Routledge

  • Heterogeneous Computing Architectures: Challenges and Vision book cover

    Heterogeneous Computing Architectures

    Challenges and Vision, 1st Edition

    Edited by Olivier Terzo, Karim Djemame, Alberto Scionti, Clara Pezuela

    Heterogeneous Computing Architectures: Challenges and Vision provides an updated vision of the state-of-the-art of heterogeneous computing systems, covering all the aspects related to their design: from the architecture and programming models to hardware/software integration and orchestration to…

    eBook – 2019-09-10
    CRC Press

  • Moving Relation: Touch in Contemporary Dance book cover

    Moving Relation

    Touch in Contemporary Dance, 1st Edition

    By Gerko Egert

    Moving Relation explores the notion of touch in the realm of contemporary dance. By closely analyzing performances by well-known European and American choreographers such as Meg Stuart, William Forsythe, Xavier Le Roy, Jared Gradinger and Angela Schubot, this book investigates their usage of touch…

    eBook – 2019-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Surrealism in Britain book cover

    Surrealism in Britain

    1st Edition

    By Michael Remy

    This book was originally published in 1999, and is the first comprehensive study of the British surrealist movement and its achievements. Lavishly illustrated, the book provides a year-by-year narrative of the development of surrealism among artists, writers, critics and theorists in Britain.…

    eBook – 2019-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Nicholas Maw: Odyssey book cover

    Nicholas Maw: Odyssey

    1st Edition

    By Kenneth Gloag

    This book was originally published in 2008. Nicholas Maw's Odyssey is a landmark in contemporary music; at approximately 90 minutes it is one of the longest continuous examples of music written for full-orchestra and received a first, truncated, performance at the 1987 BBC Proms. It took Maw many…

    eBook – 2019-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • World's Fair of 1855 book cover

    World's Fair of 1855

    1st Edition

    By Theodore Reff

    Published in 1981: This is two-hundred catalogues of the Major Exhibitions reproduced in facsimile in forty-seven volumes.…

    eBook – 2019-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • World's Fair of 1889 book cover

    World's Fair of 1889

    1st Edition

    By Theodore Reff

    Published in 1981. This book is two hundred catologues of the Exihibitions reproduced in facsimile in forty-seven volumes.…

    eBook – 2019-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Dynamics of News: Journalism in the 21st-Century Media Milieu book cover

    The Dynamics of News

    Journalism in the 21st-Century Media Milieu, 1st Edition

    By Richard M. Perloff

    This new and highly readable textbook by Richard M. Perloff introduces students to the complex world of contemporary news and its theoretical underpinnings, engaging with debates and ethical quandaries. The book takes readers on a concept-guided tour of the contours, continuities, and changing…

    eBook – 2019-09-09
    Routledge

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