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Title Stanley Kubrick's 2001: a space odyssey : new essays / edited by Robert Kolker
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 189 pages, 18 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Contents 2001: the critical reception and the generation gap / R. Barton Palmer -- Auteur with a capital A / James Gilbert -- The gravity of 2001: A space odyssey / J.P. Telotte -- Kubrick in space / Stephen Mamber -- Of men and monoliths: science fiction, gender, and 2001: A space odyssey / Barry Keith Grant -- The cinematographic brain in 2001: A space odyssey / Marcia Landy -- Reading HAL: representation and artificial intelligence / Michael Mateas -- Kubrick's obscene shadows / Susan White -- Double minds and double binds in Stanley Kubrick's fairy tale / George Toles
Summary Almost all students have seen 2001, but virtually none understand its inheritance, its complexities, and certainly not its ironies. The essays in this collection, commissioned from a wide variety of scholars
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject 2001, a space odyssey (Motion picture)
Genre/Form Essays.
Form Electronic book
Author Kolker, Robert Phillip.
ISBN 0195174526 (Cloth)
0195174534 (paperback; alk. paper)
1429461888 (electronic bk.)
9780195174526 (Cloth)
9780195174533 (paperback)
9781429461887 (electronic bk.)