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Title A companion to literature, film, and adaptation / edited by Deborah Cartmell
Published Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2012
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Series Blackwell companions to literature and culture
Blackwell companions to literature and culture.
Contents pt. I. History and contexts : from image to sound -- pt. II. Approaches -- pt. III. Genre : film, television -- pt. IV. Authors and periods -- pt. V. Beyond authors and canonical texts -- pt. VI. Case studies : adaptable and unadaptable texts
Summary This is a comprehensive collection of original essays that explore the aesthetics, economics, and mechanics of movie adaptation, from the days of silent cinema to contemporary franchise phenomena. Featuring a range of theoretical approaches, and chapters on the historical, ideological and economic aspects of adaptation, the volume reflects today's acceptance of intertextuality as a vital and progressive cultural force. Incorporates new research in adaptation studiesFeatures a chapter on the Harry Potter franchise, as well as other contemporary perspectivesShowca
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject American literature -- Adaptations.
English literature -- Adaptations.
Film adaptations -- History and criticism.
Motion pictures and literature.
Television adaptations -- History and criticism.
Television and literature.
Genre/Form Adaptations.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Adaptations.
Form Electronic book
Author Cartmell, Deborah.
LC no. 2012011418
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