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Title Adaptation studies : new challenges, new directions / edited by Jørgen Bruhn, Anne Gjelsvik, and Eirik Frisvold Hanssen
Published London, UK ; New York, NY : Bloomsbury Academic, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (x, 292 pages) : illustrations
Contents 'There and Back Again': New challenges and new directions in adaptation studies / Jørgen Bruhn, Anne Gjelsvik, and Eirik Frisvold Hanssen -- Part I: Rethinking the core questions. Theorizing adaptations/adapting theories / Kamilla Elliott ; Textual identity and adaptive revision: Editing adaptation as a fluid text / John Bryant ; Dialogizing adaptation studies: From one-way transport to a dialogic process / Jørgen Bruhn ; Adaptation as connection: Transmediality reconsidered / Regina Schober ; Adaptations within the field of media transformations / Lars Elleström ; Imaginary museums, material refractions: André Bazin on adaptation / Eirik Frisvold Hanssen ; What movies want / Thomas Leitch -- Part II: Theorizing the case study. The medium strikes back: 'Impossible adaptation' revisited / Hajnal Király ; Auto-adaptation and the movement of writing across media: Ingmar Bergman's notebooks / Anna Sofia Rossholm ; Tracing the originals, pursuing the past: Invictus and the 'based-on-a-true-story' film as adaptation / Sara Brinch ; What novels can tell that movies can't show / Anne Gjelsvik ; Literature through radio: Distance and silence in The War of the Worlds 1938/1898 / Jonas Ingvarsson
Summary "Extending the boundaries of contemporary adaptation studies, this book brings together leading international scholars to survey new directions in the field. Re-thinking the key questions at the heart of the discipline, Adaptation Studies: New Directions, New Challenges explores a wide range of perspectives and case studies in cross-media transformation."--Publisher's website
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (ebrary platform, viewed September 23, 2014)
Subject Film adaptations -- History and criticism.
Literature -- Adaptations -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Bruhn, Jørgen, editor
Gjelsvik, Anne, editor
Hanssen, Eirik Frisvold, editor
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