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Classics in Film and Fiction free pdf The contributors to this volume negotiate the notion of a "classic" in film and fiction, exploring the growing interface and the blurring of boundaries between literature and film. Taking the problematic term "classic" as its focus, the contributors consider both canonical literary and film texts, questioning whether classic status in one domain transfer it to another. The book looks at a wide range of texts and their adaptations. Authors discussed are Shakespeare, Charlotte Bronte, Henry James, Franz Kafka, Thomas Mann, Virginia Woolf, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Arthur Miller, Truman Capote, and Lewis Carroll. Book to film adaptations, analysed including a comparison of Joyce's "Ulysses" with Hitchcock's "Rear Window",. Throughout, the contributors challenge the dichotomy between high culture and pop culture.

About Deborah Cartmell

Deborah Cartmell is a Principal Lecturer in English at De Montfort University I.Q. Hunter is a Senior Lecturer in Media Studies at De Montfort Heidi Kaye is a former Senior Lecturer in English and Women's Studies at De Montfort. All four are editors of the previous titles in the Film/Fiction series. melda Whelehan is a Principal Lecturer in English and Women's Studies at De Montfort.

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Author : Deborah Cartmell
Publisher : Pluto Press
Data Published : 01 March 2000
ISBN : 0745315887
EAN : 9780745315881
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 256 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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