1 Lars Gustaf Andersson/John Sundholm
The Cultural Practice of Immigrant Filmmaking
商品説明：Based on a research project funded by the Swedish Research Council, this book analyses 40 years of post-war independent immigrant filmmaking in Sweden. John Sundholm and Lars Gustaf Andersson consider the creativity that lies in the state of exile, offering analyses of over 50 rarely seen immigrant films that would otherwise remain invisible and unarchived. They shed light on the complex web of pe...
2 Olivia Landry
Movement and Performance in Berlin School Cinema
商品説明：Through a study of the contemporary German film movement the Berlin School, Olivia Landry examines how narrative film has responded to our highly digitalized and mediatized age, not with a focus on stasis and realism, but by turning back to movement, spectacle, and performance. She argues that a preoccupation with presence, liveness, and affectーall of which are viewed as critical components of liv...
After In-Yer-Face Theatre
商品説明：This book revisits In-Yer-Face theatre, an explosive, energetic theatrical movement from the 1990s that introduced the world to playwrights Sarah Kane, Martin McDonagh, Mark Ravenhill, Jez Butterworth, and many others. Split into three sections the book re-examines the era, considers the movement’s influence on international theatre, and considers its lasting effects on contemporary British theatr...
Transgression in Anglo-American Cinema
商品説明：Sexuality within mainstream Hollywood cinema features primarily in comedy or rom-com genres, where lightness of tone permits audience engagement with what would otherwise be difficult affective terrain. Focusing on marginal productions in Anglo-American contexts, this collection explores the gendered dynamics of sex and the body, particularly embodied deviations from normative cultural scripts. It...
6 Friedrich Kittler
商品説明：Il grande teorico dei media tedesco, Friedrich Kittler, convoca in queste due conferenze tutta la sua indomita passione musicale indagando l’opera di Wagner da un punto di vista sorprendente e programmaticamente anacronistico. In queste pagine il vate di Bayreuth è, infatti, raccontato come profeta dell’elettrificazione del suono, insospettabile progenitore di Hendrix e della rivoluzione dionisiac...
7 Patrizia Barrera
Canções De Natal Na Velha América
商品説明：História das mais belas canções de Natal da tradição americana Uma visão geral intrigante e divertida da história das canções de Natal relacionadas à tradição americana. Anedotas gostosas, dos bastidores, escândalos e fofocas de outros tempos, de uma América que já não existe mais. Tudo o que você não sabe sobre as mais belas canções de Natal da Velha América pode ser encontrado neste livro, escri...
8 Alexander Golovlev
French and Soviet Musical Diplomacies in Post-War Austria, 1945-1955
商品説明：French and Soviet Musical Diplomacies in Post-War Austria, 1945-1955 investigates how promoting 'national' music and musicians was used as an important asset by France and the USSR in post-Nazi Austria, covering music’s role in international relations at various levels, within changing power frameworks. Bridging international relations, musical sociology, media studies, and Cold War history, four ...
商品説明：The ultimate music fan’s bible packed with insight into the world of rock ’n’ roll. Off the Record brings together the best interviews and articles from Australia’s music street press, about bands on the cusp of greatness to megastars at the height of their powers-all imbued with a cool street-press indie sensibility. Many pieces come from Time Off, a magazine established in 1979 and the first fre...
10 David Mamet
Three Uses of the Knife
商品説明：The purpose of theater, like magic, like religion . . . is to inspire cleansing awe. What makes good drama? And why does drama matter in an age that is awash in information and entertainment? David Mamet, one of our greatest living playwrights, tackles these questions with bracing directness and aphoristic authority. He believes that the tendency to dramatize is essential to human nature, that we ...
11 Maria Lúcia Levy Candeias
Strindberg e o poder
商品説明：Maria Lúcia Levy Candeias, doutora em teatro pela USP, escolheu o autor sueco Strindberg por acreditar que sua obra mereça um estudo que mostre a amplitude e variedade de sua produção teatral, pois muitas de suas peças ainda são desconhecidas no Brasil. E foi isso que ela fez neste livro, misturando vida e obra de Strindberg, assim como o próprio autor fazia em seus escritos. Esta publicação apres...
商品説明：The term 'cult film star' has been employed in popular journalistic writing for the last 25 years, but what makes cult stars distinct from other film stars has rarely been addressed. This collection explores the processes through which film stars/actors become associated with the cult label, from Bill Murray to Ruth Gordon and Ingrid Pitt. 。
13 Anatole Leikin
The Mystery of Chopin's Préludes
商品説明：Chopin's twenty-four Préludes remain as mysterious today as when they were newly published. What prompted Franz Liszt and others to consider Chopin's Préludes to be compositions in their own right rather than introductions to other works? What did set Chopin's Préludes so drastically apart from their forerunners? What exactly was 'the morbid, the feverish, the repellent' that Schumann heard in Opu...
14 Oksana Sarkisova
Screening Soviet Nationalities
商品説明：Filmmakers in the early decades of the Soviet Union sought to create a cinematic map of the new state by portraying its land and peoples on screen. Such films created blueprints of the Soviet domain's scenic, cultural and ethnographic perimeters and brought together - in many ways disparate - nations under one umbrella. Categorised as kulturfilms, they served as experimental grounds for developing...
15 David McPherson
The Legendary Horseshoe Tavern
商品説明：A complete history of Toronto’s legendary Horseshoe Tavern, “the Birthplace of Canadian Rock,” to coincide with its seventieth anniversary. Like the Queen Street strip that has been its home for seven decades, the Horseshoe Tavern continues to evolve. It remains as relevant today as it did when Jack Starr founded the country music club on the site of a former blacksmith shop. From country and rock...
16 Roger E. Barrows
The Traveling Chautauqua
商品説明：Before radio and sound movies, early 20th century performers and lecturers traveled the nation providing entertainment and education to Americans thirsty for culture. These "chautauquas" brought politicians, activists, scholars, musical ensembles and theatrical productions to remote communities. A conduit for global perspectives and progressive ideas, these gatherings introduced issues like equal ...
Postcommunist Film - Russia, Eastern Europe and World Culture
商品説明：A post-communist condition has arisen from the fall of the Berlin Wall and later the Soviet Empire: this book looks at how this condition has manifested itself globally in the production of post-communist film. It argues post-communism is a shared experience on a geopolitical level, unlimited by national state borders, and examines post-communist cross culturalism and global totalitarianism within...
Media Events in a Global Age
商品説明："This volume assembles an estimable range of critical analyses of one of the most important mediated artifacts of the modern worldーthe media event. The authors challenge the construct, extend its usefulness, expand its theoretical basis and application, and examine media events in a far larger and richer context than ever before. Students of global media today are well served by this superb collec...
19 Matt Losada
The Projected Nation
商品説明：The Projected Nation examines the representation of rural spaces and urban margins in Argentine cinema from the 1910s to the present. The literary and visual culture of the nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries formulated a spatial imaginaryーoften articulated as an opposition between civilization and barbarism, or its inversionーinto which the cinema intervened. As the twentieth century progress...
20 Terence McSweeney
商品説明：Named a Nonfiction Book Awards Gold Winner by the Nonfiction Authors Association Gold Winner of the 2022 eLit Book Award for Popular Culture Winner of a National Indie Excellence Award in the category of “Movies & TV” Book of the Year 2021 in African Studies awarded by CESTAF Winner of the 2022 Best Book Award in the category of “Performing Arts” Black Panther is one of the most financially succes...