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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Why Buffy matters.
London ; New York : I.B. Tauris : Distributed in the United States and Canada by Palgrave Macmillan, 2005
|Named Person:||Joss Whedon|
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|ISBN:||1845110218 9781845110215 1845110293 9781845110291|
|Description:||ix, 246 p. ; 22 cm.|
|Contents:||There will never be a "very special" Buffy: symbol and language --
Pain as bright as steel: mythic striving and light as pain --
I think I can name myself: naming and identity in Buffy the vampire slayer --
When Harry met Buffy: Buffy Summers, Harry Potter, and heroism --
Every night I save you: Buffy, Spike, sex, and redemption --
Show me your world: exiting the text and the globalization of Buffy --
Love and loss, it's not over: time, love, and loss in "Surprise"/"Innocence" --
Laughter, for those of us in our audience who are me: Xander, laughter, and the "The Zeppo" --
Fear, the princess screamed once: power, silence, and fear in "Hush" --
Poetry, T.S. Eliot comes to television: "Restless" --
Death, they're going to find a body: quality television and the supernatural in the "The body" --
Song, singing and dancing and burning and dying: once more, with textual feeling.
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