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Espenson, Jane

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Most widely held works by Jane Espenson
Game of thrones by Sean Bean( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 1,819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a world where summers span decades and winters can last a lifetime. From the scheming south and the savage eastern lands, to the frozen north and ancient Wall that protects the realm from the mysterious darkness beyond, the powerful families of the Seven Kingdoms are locked in a battle for the Iron Throne. This is a story of duplicity and treachery, nobility and honor, conquest, and triumph. In the Game of Thrones, you either win or you die
Firefly( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The future is nothing like you've imagined. Neither are its heroes
Battlestar Galactica( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Colonies' survivors have found their hopes of eluding their Cylon pursuers dashed by an invasion and occupation of their new home. As the fate of all human life hangs in the balance, friends become enemies, enemies become unexpected allies, and decisions are made that will haunt some people for the rest of their lives"--Set container
Buffy the vampire slayer by Andrew Chambliss( Book )

20 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the tragic events that caused one of her allies to die, Buffy moves to San Francisco intent on starting over, but instead she finds herself even more essential to the ongoing fight against evil
Battlestar Galactica( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From their initial action-packed battles against the Cylons to their desperate attempts to find the fabled 13th colony, Earth, the determined band of human survivors continue to fight for their lives and their hopes. Join them now as the fleet journeys into the furthest reaches of unexplored space
Battlestar Galactica by Edward James Olmos( Visual )

19 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Cylons began as humanity's robot servants. They rebelled and evolved and now they look like humans. Their plan is simple: destroy the race that enslaved them. But when their devastating attack leaves human survivors, the Cylons have to improvise. The story of two powerful Cylon leaders, working separately, and their determination to finish the task"--Container
Warehouse 13( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Return to Warehouse 13 for more supernatural mysteries and paranormal adventures with Season Two of Syfy's most popular series ever! Join Pete, Myka, Artie and their quirky crew on the chase for fantastical new artifacts across the globe and through time. Racing against the clock, these dangerous missions lead them to discover new allies and encounter treacherous old foes-- and the unexpected, ultimate new villain"--Container
Serenity found : more unauthorized essays on Joss Whedon's Firefly universe( )

8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lot has happened since Finding Serenity. We learned River's secret; Mal took on the Alliance. Our favorite crew became Big Damn Heroes. And the Browncoats proved that hard work, passion and a little fan coordination can do the impossible. Serenity Found takes the contents of Finding Serenity even further, exploring not just the show but the events of the film as well, to create an anthology that's even more thought-provoking, fascinating and far-thinking than its predecessor.* Acclaimed science fiction author Orson Scott Card lauds "Serenity" as film sci-fi finally done
Warehouse 13 by Warehouse 13 (Television program)( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After saving the life of the president, two top Secret Service agents find themselves abruptly transferred to Warehouse 13, a massive, top-secret storage facility in the badlands of South Dakota that houses U.S. government. Now the pair, off-the-cuff Agent Pete Lattimer and by-the-book Agent Myka Bering, must chase down reports of supernatural and paranormal activity in search of new objects for their eccentric new boss, Artie Nielsen, to safeguard at the Warehouse
Warehouse 13( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warehouse 13 may be closing its doors but our team is going out with a bang as they tackle earth-shattering missions with supernatural artifacts, wild paranormal activity and history-changing time travel. But whatever the future holds for the team, one thing is certain: they'll always be family
Wonder women! : the untold story of American superheroines( Visual )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nuanced critique of gender and heroism in popular culture as well as a powerful dose of Vitamin F(eminism) for the undernourished. From the birth of the 1940s comic book heroine, Wonder Woman, to the blockbusters of today, Wonder Women! looks at how popular representations of powerful women often reflect society's anxieties about strong and healthy women. Wonder Women! reveals the complicated negotiations girls and women face as they attempt to achieve confidence, strength, and agency in a society often at odds with those goals. Yet it also inspires through its evocative images, upbeat soundtrack, and richly contextualized history of American superheroines -- including the everyday wonder women and action girls in our midst. The film goes behind the scenes with Lynda Carter, Lindsay Wagner, comic writers and artists, and real-life superheroines such as Gloria Steinem, Kathleen Hanna, and others who offer an enlightening and entertaining counterpoint to the male-dominated superhero genre
Buffy, the vampire slayer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Relive the trials and tribulations of college as Buffy, Willow and Oz experience their freshman year at UC Sunnydale. Between juggling term papers, frat parties and a demonic roommate, Buffy must also battle a gang of vampire thieves."
Buffy the vampire slayer by Joss Whedon( Book )

20 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the complex relationships between fiercely independent Slayers and the dangerous people they keep closest to them
Game of thrones by Peter Dinklage( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kings from across the continent of Westeros vie for the Iron Throne. As winter approaches, the cruel young Joffrey sits upon the Throne in King's Landing, counseled by his conniving mother Cersei and his uncle Tyrion, who has been appointed the new Hand of the King. But the Lannister hold on power is under assault on many fronts, with two Baratheons donning crowns, and Robb Stark fighting as the King in the North
Torchwood( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth series aired as a single story in 10 episodes. When convicted child killer Oswald Danes miraculously survives his own execution, the footage holds America transfixed. And then everyone realizes that nobody is dying. People keep aging--they get hurt and sick--but they never die. The result: a population boom, overnight. It's a race against time as CIA agent Rex Matheson investigates a secret British institution named Torchwood that seems to hold the answers
Buffy the vampire slayer by Andrew Chambliss( Book )

11 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Dawn falls ill, it's up to best friends Buffy, Xander, and Willow to join forces and find a supernatural cure in a world sorely lacking magic. The trio must fight their way into the Deeper Well, the former home of Illyria and other ancient gods known as the Old Ones, where they hope to jump-start magic back into existence" --
Finding serenity : anti-heroes, lost shepherds, and space hookers in Joss Whedon's Firefly( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this eclectic anthology of essays, former cast member Jewel Staite, "Kaylee," philosopher Lyle Zynda, sex therapist Joy Davidson, and noted science fiction and fantasy authors Mercedes Lackey, David Gerrold, and Lawrence Watt-Evans contribute to a clever and insightful analysis of the short-lived cult hit "Firefly. From "What went wrong with the pilot? to "What's right about Reavers? and how the correspondence between the show's creator Joss Whedon and the network executives might have actually played out, the writers interrogate the show's complexity and speculate about what might have been if the show "Firefly had not been cancelled
Star trek, Deep Space Nine by Avery Brooks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orbiting the liberated planet of Bajor, a Federation space station guards the opening of a stable wormhole to the far side of the Galaxy
Husbands by Brad Bell( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Husbands tells the story of famous gay newlyweds Brady and Cheeks, who sparked a media firestorm when they woke up legally wed after a drunken Vegas weekend. Now, a mystical wedding gift launches the couple on a series of adventures -- a tongue-in-cheek journey through iconic genre realms -- filled with obstacles that threaten to tear them apart. Follow Brady and Cheeks into a superhero showdown, a fairytale fantasy, a Holmesian mystery, an epic galactic battle, a madcap high school romp, and a saucy secret spy thrill ride"--From publisher's web site
Inside Joss' Dollhouse by Jane Espenson( )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though Joss Whedon's television show Dollhouse ended in January 2010 after its second season, its small but devoted cult following is still reeling from not only from its mind-blowing plot twists but also its challenging, dystopic look at the ethics of new technology. INSIDE JOSS' DOLLHOUSE is a fitting tribute to this complex, engaging show. The anthology's 18 sometimes funny, always insightful pieces cover Dollhouse from anticipated start to explosive finish. Drawn from an international contest judged by fan favorite Whedon screenwriter Jane Espenson, its essays get right to heart of what Dollhouse viewers loved most about the show
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Serenity found : more unauthorized essays on Joss Whedon's Firefly universe
Serenity found : more unauthorized essays on Joss Whedon's Firefly universeBuffy the vampire slayerFinding serenity : anti-heroes, lost shepherds, and space hookers in Joss Whedon's FireflyInside Joss' Dollhouse
Alternative Names
Jane Espenson Amerikaans scenarioschrijfster

Jane Espenson amerikansk manusforfattar

Jane Espenson amerikansk manusförfattare

Jane Espenson amerikansk manusforfatter

Jane Espenson amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Jane Espenson produttrice televisiva e sceneggiatrice statunitense

Jane Espenson scénariste et productrice de télévision américaine

Jane Espenson US-amerikanische Autorin und Filmproduzentin

Эспенсон, Джейн

ג'יין אספנסון

جين إسبينسون

جین اسپنسن فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی




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