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Communication and Discourse Theory Collected Works of the Brussels Communication and Discourse Theory Group
ISBN: PB: 9781789380545, Intellect, July 2019
330 pp., 22.8x17.7 cm, 15 halftones
This volume gathers the work of the Brussels Discourse Theory Group, a group of critical media and communication scholars that deploy discourse theory as theoretical backbone and analytical research perspective. Drawing on a variety of case studies,...
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£30,00
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Instafame Graffiti and Street Art in the Instagram Era
ISBN: HB: 9781783209835, Intellect, July 2019
200 pp., 22.8x17.7 cm, 52 halftones
"Instafame" charts the impact of Instagram – one of the world's most popular social media platforms – on visual culture in the mere eight years since its launch. MacDowell traces the intuitive connections between graffiti, street art, and Instagram,...
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£28,00
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Performing Arts in Prison Creative Perspectives
ISBN: HB: 9781783209972, Intellect, July 2019
250 pp., 22.8x17.7 cm, 8 halftones
This book explores prison arts in Australia, USA, UK, and Chile, and creates a new framework for understanding its practices. There is a growing body of evidence that suggests music, theatre, poetry, and dance can contribute to prisoner wellbeing, ma...
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£79,00
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(Re)Positioning Site Dance Local Acts, Global Perspectives
ISBN: HB: 9781783209989, Intellect, July 2019
300 pp., 22.8x17.7 cm, 49 halftones
Site-based dance performance and sited movement explorations implicate dance makers, performers, and audience members in a number of dialogical processes between body, site, and environment. This book aims to articulate international approaches to th...
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£74,00
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Britpop Cinema From Trainspotting to This is England
ISBN: PB: 9781783209873, Intellect, June 2019
230 pp., 22.8x17.7 cm
The Britpop movement of the mid-1990s defined a generation, and the films were just as exciting as the music. Beginning with Shallow Grave, hitting its stride with "Trainspotting", and going global with "The Full Monty", "Lock, Stock and Two Smoking...
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£18,00
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Cultural Practice of Immigrant Filmmaking The Conditions and Practices of Migrant Minor Cinemas in Sweden 1950-1990
ISBN: HB: 9781783209866, Intellect, June 2019
210 pp., 22.8x17.7 cm
Based on a research project funded by the Swedish Research Council, this book examines 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,...
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£81,00
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Exposing Vulnerability Self-Mediation in Scandinavian Films By Women
ISBN: PB: 9781783209880, Intellect, June 2019
170 pp., 22.8x17.7 cm, 15 colour plates, 4 tables
This book explores the diversity of perspectives afforded by the emerging body of Scandinavian films produced by women. The author focuses on women filmmakers' use of their own vulnerability in representing Scandinavian experiences with globally rele...
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£25,00
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Field Notes on the Visual Arts Seventy-Five Short Essays
ISBN: PB: 9781783209965, Intellect, June 2019
340 pp., 22.8x17.7 cm, 150 halftones
What is the relation of art and history? What is art today? Why does art affect us? In "Field Notes on the Visual Arts", seventy-five scholars, curators, and artists traverse chronology and geography to reveal the meanings and dilemmas of art. Organi...
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£28,00
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Preston Sturges - End of a Legend The Last Years of Hollywood's First Writer-Director
ISBN: PB: 9781783209927, Intellect, June 2019
350 pp., 22.8x17.7 cm
Few directors of the 1930s and '40s were as distinctive and popular as Preston Sturges, whose whipsmart comedies have entertained audiences for decades. With a foreword by Peter Bogdanovich and endorsements from Francis Ford Coppola, Ron Shelton, and...
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£23,00
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Raymond Williams Cultural Analyst
ISBN: PB: 9781789380477, Intellect, June 2019
200 pp., 22.8x17.7 cm
Raymond Williams was a towering figure in twentieth-century intellectual life. Though he is primarily thought of as a literary scholar, his work crossed disciplinary boundaries, and he made groundbreaking contributions to numerous fields, most notabl...
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£23,00
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