Classics and trash : traditions and taboos in high literature and popular modern genres (Book, 1990) [WorldCat.org]
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Classics and trash : traditions and taboos in high literature and popular modern genres

Author: Harriett Hawkins
Publisher: London ; Toronto : Harvester Wheatsheaf, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This work questions the distinction between "high" literature and "popular" culture and draws attention to a disconcerting level of similarity between the two, finding parallels between Hollywood and Shakespeare and common elements in Lloyd Webber, Spielberg and Emily Bronte.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harriett Hawkins
ISBN: 071081335X 9780710813350 0745008143 9780745008141
OCLC Number: 243465882
Description: xix, 219 pages : illustrations
Responsibility: Harriett Hawkins.

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