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Title Retrofitting Blade runner : issues in Ridley Scott's Blade runner and Philip K. Dick's Do androids dream of electric sheep? / edited by Judith B. Kerman
Edition Second edition
Published Bowling Green, Ohio : Bowling Green State University Popular Press, [1997]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'BOOL  791.4372 Scott Ker/Rbr  AVAILABLE
Description 332 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Philip K. Dick's androids : victimized victimizers / Aaron Barlow -- "There's some of me in you": Blade runner and the adaptation of science fiction literature into film / Brooks Landon --
Philip K. Dick on Blade runner : "they did sight stimulation on my brain" / Gregg Rickman -- Race, space and class : the politics of the SF film from Metropolis to Blade runner / David Desser -- Primitivism in the movies of Ridley Scott : Alien & Blade runner / C. Carter Colwell -- Script to screen : Blade runner in perspective ; Blade runner film notes / William M. Kolb -- A silver-paper unicorn / Rebecca Warner -- Subverting the disaffected city : cityscape in Blade runner -- / Steve Carper -- The music in Blade runner / Andrew Stiller -- Creative synergy and the art of world creation / John J. Pierce -- Crashing the gates of insight : Blade runner / Jack Boozer, Jr. -- Reconstructing the Director's cut / William M. Kolb -- Blade runner credits : "Memories ... You're talkin' about memories", retrofitting Blade runner / Leonard G. Heldreth
The android as Doppelgänger / Joseph Francavilla -- Technology and politics in the Blade runner dystopia / Judith B. Kerman -- Metahuman 'Kipple' or, do male movie makers dream of electric women? : speciesism and sexism in Blade runner / Marleen Barr -- Androids as a device for reflection on personhood / Marilyn Gwaltney -- The cutting edges of Blade runner / Leonard G. Heldreth -- The new eve : the influence of Paradise lost and Frankenstein on Blade runner / David Desser -- Entropy, energy, empathy : Blade runner and detective fiction / W. Russel Gray --
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Dick, Philip K. -- Filmand video adaptations
Dick, Philip K. Do androids dream of electric sheep?
Blade runner (Motion picture)
Science fiction films -- History and criticism.
Author Kerman, Judith, 1945-
LC no. 90086268
ISBN 0879725109 (paperback)
0879725095 (clothbound)