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A companion to literature and film : a guide to the theory and practice of film adaptation

Author: Robert Stam; Alessandra Raengo
Publisher: Malden, MA : Blackwell, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Stam; Alessandra Raengo
ISBN: 0631230548 9780631230540 0631230556 9780631230557
OCLC Number: 1051470260
Description: xiv, 359 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: The theory and practice of adaptation / Robert Stam --
Improvements and reparations at Mansfield Park / Tim Watson --
Keeping the carcass in motion : adaptation and transmutations of the national in The last of the Mohicans / Jacquelyn Kilpatrick --
The discreet charm of the leisure class : Terence Davies's The house of mirth / Richard Porton --
In search of adaptation : Proust and film / Melissa Anderson --
The grapes of wrath : thematic emphasis through visual style / Vivian C. Sobchack --
Cape Fear and trembling : familial dread / Kirsten Thompson --
The carnival of repression : German left-wing politics and The lost honor of Katharina Blum / Alexandra Seibel --
Serial time : Bluebeard in Stepford / Bliss Cua Lim --
Boyz 'n the hood chronotope : Spike Lee, Richard Price, and the changing authorship of Clockers / Paula J. Massood --
Defusing The English patient / Patrick Deer --
Carnivals and goldfish : history and crisis in The butcher boy / Jessica Scarlata --
Passion or heartburn? The uses of humor in Like water for chocolate / Dianna C. Niebylski --
Beloved : the adaptation of an American slave narrative / Mia Mask --
Oral traditions, literature, and cinema in Africa / Mbye Cham --
Memory and history in the politics of adaptation : revisiting the partition of India in tamas / Ranjani Mazumdar --
The written scene : writers as figures of cinematic redemption / Paul Arthur.
Responsibility: edited by Robert Stam Alessandra Raengo.
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