skip to content
American movies and their cultural antecedents in literary text Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

American movies and their cultural antecedents in literary text

Author: Phebe Davidson
Publisher: Lewiston, N.Y. [u.a.] : Edwin Mellen Pr., 2001.
Series: Studies in history and criticism of film, 4.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Six wide-ranging essays which track the evolving representation and understanding of stories and themes, an exercise in seeing where a particular idea, image, or sequence of events will lead.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Phebe Davidson
ISBN: 0773473424 9780773473423
OCLC Number: 237826242
Description: VIII, 134 S.
Contents: Preface - playing on the other side, Josephine A. Koster; foreword - reading a new art; introduction - looking through the windows; seeing in black and white - suppressed racial violence from "The Defiant Ones" to "The Green Mile"; good and guilty narratives - the white man speaks - Samuel Clemens, John Sayles and "The Brother from Another Planet"; "history with lightning" -the legacy of D.W. Griffith's "The Birth of a Nation"; when rubber meets the road - "Thelma and Louise" and "Leaving Normal" as complementary cultural texts; will the real fairy godmother please stand up?; dead already - fathers and anti-feminism in three 1999 films ("American Beauty", "The Sixth Sense", "Limbo").
Series Title: Studies in history and criticism of film, 4.
Responsibility: Phebe Davidson.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/237826242> # American movies and their cultural antecedents in literary text
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "237826242" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Place/lewiston_n_y_u_a> ; # Lewiston, N.Y. u.a.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Place/schwarze> ; # Schwarze.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Topic/frau> ; # Frau
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Topic/film_kollektives_gedachtnis_usa> ; # Film--Kollektives Gedächtnis--USA
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Topic/film_literatur_usa> ; # Film--Literatur--USA
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Topic/film_motiv_schwarze_usa> ; # Film--Motiv--Schwarze--USA
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Topic/literatur> ; # Literatur
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Topic/film> ; # Film
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1177931> ; # Women in motion pictures
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Topic/literatur_usa_film> ; # Literatur--USA--Film
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Place/schwarze_usa> ; # Schwarze--USA.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799733> ; # African Americans in motion pictures
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Thing/usa> ; # USA
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Place/usa> ; # USA.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1027410> ; # Motion pictures and literature
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/235801137> ; # Phebe Davidson
   schema:datePublished "2001" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/35788891> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Series/studies_in_history_and_criticism_of_film> ; # Studies in history and criticism of film ;
   schema:name "American movies and their cultural antecedents in literary text" ;
   schema:productID "237826242" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/237826242#PublicationEvent/lewiston_n_y_u_a_edwin_mellen_pr_2001> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Agent/edwin_mellen_pr> ; # Edwin Mellen Pr.
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780773473423> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/237826242> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Agent/edwin_mellen_pr> # Edwin Mellen Pr.
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Edwin Mellen Pr." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Place/lewiston_n_y_u_a> # Lewiston, N.Y. u.a.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Lewiston, N.Y. u.a." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Series/studies_in_history_and_criticism_of_film> # Studies in history and criticism of film ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/237826242> ; # American movies and their cultural antecedents in literary text
   schema:name "Studies in history and criticism of film ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Topic/film_kollektives_gedachtnis_usa> # Film--Kollektives Gedächtnis--USA
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Film--Kollektives Gedächtnis--USA" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Topic/film_literatur_usa> # Film--Literatur--USA
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Film--Literatur--USA" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Topic/film_motiv_schwarze_usa> # Film--Motiv--Schwarze--USA
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Film--Motiv--Schwarze--USA" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35788891#Topic/literatur_usa_film> # Literatur--USA--Film
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Literatur--USA--Film" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1027410> # Motion pictures and literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Motion pictures and literature" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1177931> # Women in motion pictures
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women in motion pictures" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799733> # African Americans in motion pictures
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African Americans in motion pictures" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/235801137> # Phebe Davidson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Davidson" ;
   schema:givenName "Phebe" ;
   schema:name "Phebe Davidson" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780773473423>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0773473424" ;
   schema:isbn "9780773473423" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.