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World Cinema and Cultural Memory
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: I. Hedges
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-07 - Publisher: Springer

Cinema has long played a crucial role in the way that societies represent themselves. Hedges discusses the role of cinema in creating cultural memory within a g
Cultural Memories of Nonviolent Struggles
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: A. Reading
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-09 - Publisher: Springer

If societies have only memories of war, of cruelty, of violence, then why are we called humankind? This book marks a new trajectory in Memory Studies by examini
Music, Collective Memory, Trauma, and Nostalgia in European Cinema after the Second World War
Language: en
Pages: 314
Authors: Michael Baumgartner
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-23 - Publisher: Routledge

In the wake of World War II, the arts and culture of Europe became a site where the devastating events of the 20th century were remembered and understood. Explo
Mediations of Disruption in Post-Conflict Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 219
Authors: Adriana Martins
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-10 - Publisher: Springer

Mediations of Disruption in Post-Conflict Cinema is a transdisciplinary volume that addresses the cinematic mediation of a wide range of conflicts. From World W
The United Red Army on Screen: Cinema, Aesthetics and The Politics of Memory
Language: en
Pages: 147
Authors: Christopher Perkins
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-17 - Publisher: Springer

This book investigates how films made about the URA since the 1990s have engaged with, reproduced and contested cultural memories of the organisation, discussin
Memory in a Mediated World
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Andrea Hajek
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-10 - Publisher: Springer

Considering both retrospective memories and the prospective employment of memories, Memory in a Mediated World examines troubled times that demand resolution, r
The Death of Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Paolo Cherchi Usai
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-25 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Provocative polemic on digital media; Features foreword by Martin Scorsese, extract overleaf; It is estimated that about one and a half billion hours of moving
Stars in World Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Andrea Bandhauer
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-28 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Deflecting the attention from Hollywood, Stars in World Cinema fills an important gap in the study of film by bringing together Star Studies and World Cinema. A
'Hamlet' and World Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Mark Thornton Burnett
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-06-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Reveals a rich cinematic history, discussing Hamlet films from Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East.
Egyptian Cinema and the 2011 Revolution
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Ahmed Ghazal
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-26 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Egypt's film industry is the largest in the Middle East, with an output that spreads across the region and the world. In the run-up to and throughout the 2011 R