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Author: Mark Browning
Publisher: Bristol : Intellect Books ; Chicago : Intellect, The University of Chicago Books, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"David Cronenberg is the first book to explore how underground and mainstream fiction have influenced - and can help illuminate - his labyrinthine films. Film scholar Mark Browning examines Cronenberg's literary aesthetic not only in relation to his films' obvious source material, but by comparing his movies to the writings of Vladimir Nabokov, Angela Carter, and Bret Easton Ellis. This volume addresses Cronenberg's  Read more...
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Browning, Mark, 1966-
David Cronenberg.
Bristol : Intellect Books ; Chicago : Intellect, The University of Chicago Books, 2007
(OCoLC)608176459
Named Person: David Cronenberg; David Cronenberg; David Cronenberg; David Cronenberg; David Cronenberg; David - Critique et interprétation Cronenberg
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Browning
ISBN: 9781841501734 1841501735
OCLC Number: 166314629
Description: 206 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Videodrome : 'not a love story --
a film about pornography' --
Dead ringers : 'schizophrenia cannot be understood without understanding despair' --
Naked lunch : 'nothing is true : everything is permitted' --
Crash : 'not a film about pornography --
a love story' --
Existenz : 'thou the player of the game art God' --
'The child in time' : time and space in Cronenberg's Spider.
Responsibility: Mark Browning.

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A study on David Cronenberg. Containing the detailed analysis of "eXistenZ" (1999) "Spider" (2003) and "A History of Violence" (2005), This explores how understanding certain written texts, from both  Read more...

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