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Author Child, Abigail.

Title This is called moving : a critical poetics of film / Abigail Child
Published Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (xxv, 290 pages) : illustrations
Series Modern and contemporary poetics
Modern and contemporary poetics.
Contents List of Illustrations; Poetry in Motion by Tom Gunning; Preface; Sex Talk; Matrix; Interrogations; Notes; Selected Works by the Author; Index
Summary As a writer, director, producer, and cinematographer, Abigail Child has been recognized as a major and influential practitioner of experimental cinema since the early 1970s. In these essays, Child draws on her career as a practicing poet as well as a filmmaker to explore how these two language systems inform and cross-fertilize her work
Bibliography "Selected works by the author": pages 281-282
Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Child, Abigail.
Experimental films -- History and criticism.
Motion pictures -- Aesthetics.
Motion pictures -- Philosophy.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2004015748
ISBN 081731444X (cloth ; alk. paper)
0817351604 (paperback; alk. paper)
0817381309 (electronic bk.)
9780817314446 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780817351601 (paperback; alk. paper)
9780817381301 (electronic bk.)
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