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American drama in the age of film

Author: Zander Brietzke
Publisher: Tuscaloosa : The University of Alabama Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Is theater really dead? Does the theater, as its champions insist, really provide a more intimate experience than film? If so, how have changes in cinematic techniques and technologies altered the relationship between stage and film? What are the inherent limitations of representing three-dimensional spaces in a two-dimensional one, and vice versa?" "American Drama in the Age of Film examines the strengths and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Film adaptations
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brietzke, Zander, 1960-
American drama in the age of film.
Tuscaloosa : The University of Alabama Press, ©2007
(OCoLC)608108540
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Zander Brietzke
ISBN: 9780817315719 0817315713
OCLC Number: 77494491
Description: xix, 201 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : beyond the box --
Revaluations of virtues --
Dramatic projections --
A vicious cycle at sea --
There's something about Mary --
Bedroom ballet in the Delta --
Jungled dreams --
Getting the guests --
Lamebrains across Texas --
Cadillacs are for closers --
Making oneself big --
Cancer and the classroom --
Stairway to heaven --
Conclusion : revivals versus remakes.
Responsibility: Zander Brietzke.
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Is theater really dead? Does the theater, as its champions insist, really provide a more intimate experience than film? This work examines the strengths and weaknesses of the dramatic and cinematic  Read more...

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"In this elegant and long-overdue book, drama and film emerge not as competitors per se but as collaborators who variously borrow and profit from their intertwined histories. At the same time, Zander Read more...

 
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