• Writing About Screen Media book cover

    Writing About Screen Media

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa Patti

    Writing about Screen Media presents strategies for writing about a broad range of media objects – including film, television, social media, advertising, video games, mobile media, music videos, and digital media – in an equally broad range of formats. The book’s case studies showcase media…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge

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

    Women in the Cinemas of Iran and Turkey

    As Images and as Image-Makers, 1st Edition

    By Gonul Donmez-Colin

    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, emphasising issues facing women's film-making. Presenting an…

    Hardback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle East Film and Media

  • Social Trauma, Narrative Memory and Recovery in Japanese Literature and Film book cover

    Social Trauma, Narrative Memory and Recovery in Japanese Literature and Film

    1st Edition

    By David C. Stahl

    This book provides a comprehensive analysis of major works in Japanese literature and film through the interpretive lens of trauma and PTSD studies. Focusing critical attention on the psychodynamics and enduring psychosocial aftereffects of social trauma, it also evaluates the themes of…

    Hardback – 2019-08-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • Unspeakable: Literature and Terrorism from the Gunpowder Plot to 9/11 book cover

    Unspeakable

    Literature and Terrorism from the Gunpowder Plot to 9/11, 1st Edition

    By Peter C. Herman

    Unspeakable: Literature and Terrorism from the Gunpowder Plot to 9/11 explores the representation of terrorism in plays, novels and films across the centuries. Time and time again, writers and filmmakers including William Shakespeare, Joseph Conrad, Henry James, Gillo Pontecorvo, Don DeLillo, John…

    Paperback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge

  • Psychoanalysis and Other Matters: Where Are We Now? book cover

    Psychoanalysis and Other Matters

    Where Are We Now?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Judith Edwards

    Can we ‘stand inside’ new thoughts, rather than outside, looking at a closed box? This innovative and interdisciplinary collection aims to answer this question by broadening the way we look at and work with psychoanalytic ideas. By examining these ideas through the lenses of other disciplines, the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-23 
    Routledge

  • Make America Hate Again: Trump-Era Horror and the Politics of Fear book cover

    Make America Hate Again

    Trump-Era Horror and the Politics of Fear, 1st Edition

    Edited by Victoria McCollum

    Horror films have traditionally sunk their teeth into straitened times, reflecting, expressing and validating the spirit of the epoch, and capitalising on the political and cultural climate in which they are made. This book shows how the horror genre has adapted itself to the transformation of…

    Hardback – 2019-07-10 
    Routledge
    The Cultural Politics of Media and Popular Culture

  • Femininity and Psychoanalysis: Cinema, Culture, Theory book cover

    Femininity and Psychoanalysis

    Cinema, Culture, Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by Agnieszka Piotrowska, Ben Tyrer

    For Freud, famously, the feminine was a dark continent, or a riddle without an answer. This understanding concerns man’s relationship to the question of ‘woman’ but femininity is also a matter of sexuality and gender and therefore of identity and experience. Drawing together leading academics,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-17 
    Routledge

  • The Indian Partition in Literature and Films: History, Politics, and Aesthetics book cover

    The Indian Partition in Literature and Films

    History, Politics, and Aesthetics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rini Bhattacharya Mehta, Debali Mookerjea-Leonard

    This book presents an examination of fictional representations, in books and films, of the 1947 Partition that led to the creation of the sovereign nation-states of India and Pakistan. While the process of representing the Partition experience through words and images began in the late 1940s, it is…

    Paperback – 2019-06-15 
    Routledge

  • Sound Design Theory and Practice: Working with Sound book cover

    Sound Design Theory and Practice

    Working with Sound, 1st Edition

    By Leo Murray

    Sound Design Theory and Practice is a comprehensive and accessible guide to the concepts which underpin the creative decisions that inform the creation of sound design. A fundamental problem facing anyone wishing to practice, study, teach or research about sound is the lack of a theoretical…

    Paperback – 2019-06-14 
    Routledge

  • Inhuman Materiality in Gothic Media book cover

    Inhuman Materiality in Gothic Media

    1st Edition

    By Aspasia Stephanou

    This book examines the manifestations of materiality across different gothic media to show the inhuman at the heart of literature, film and contemporary media, outlining a philosophy of horror that deals with the horror of the nonhuman, the machine and the nonorganic. The author explores how…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Cities and Cinema book cover

    Cities and Cinema

    2nd Edition

    By Barbara Mennel

    The second edition of Cities and Cinema provides an updated survey of films about cities from their significance for modernity at the beginning of the twentieth century to contemporary relationship between virtual reality and urban space. The book demonstrates the importance of the filmic depiction…

    Paperback – 2019-06-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Introductions to Urbanism and the City

  • Law, Cinema and the Ill City: Imagining Justice and Order in Real and Fictional Cities book cover

    Law, Cinema and the Ill City

    Imagining Justice and Order in Real and Fictional Cities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anne Wagner, Le Cheng

    This book uses film and television as a resource for addressing the social and legal ills of the city. It presents a range of approaches to view the ill city through cinematic and televisual characterization in urban frameworks, political contexts, and cultural settings. Each chapter deconstructs…

    Hardback – 2019-06-10 
    Routledge
    Law, Language and Communication

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