Myth Media And Culture In Star Wars

Author: Douglas Brode
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 0810885131
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Contributors to this volume discuss the Star Wars universe and what its connection to various cultural touchstones—from fairy tales and Joseph Campbell to Disneyland and Marvel comics—mean to viewers.

Der Heros In Tausend Gestalten

Author: Joseph Campbell
Publisher: Suhrkamp Verlag
ISBN: 3458752609
Size: 70.58 MB
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Durch umfassende Vergleiche und Deutungen bringt Campbell die Eigenheiten, die Gemeinsamkeiten und die Unterschiede dieser zeitlosen Symbole ans Licht. »Der Heros in tausend Gestalten« ist ein unumgängliches Standardwerk der ...

Culture Identities And Technology In The Star Wars Films

Author: Carl Silvio
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 1476611068
Size: 38.38 MB
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However, like any fiction, it must also be viewed—and consequently analyzed—as a product of the culture which created it. The essays in this book analyze the Star Wars trilogies as a culturally and historically specific phenomenon.

Media Myth And Society

Author: Arthur Asa Berger
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 113730166X
Size: 63.44 MB
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Using a cultural studies approach to deal with certain classical myths and the way they inform psychoanalytic theory, historical experience, elite culture, popular culture and everyday life, this book follows the 'myth model' to show the ...

Cosmopolitanism And The Literary Imagination

Author: C. Patell
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137107774
Size: 13.98 MB
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Portions of Chapter 4 appeared in the essay “Star Wars, Star Trek, and Other
Sites of Technocultural Anxiety,” in the Journal of American Studies 34 (2002),
and in revised form in “Star Wars and the Technophobic Imagination,” in Myth,
Media, and Culture in Star Wars, edited by Douglas Brode and Leah Deyneka (
Scarecrow, 2012). I am grateful to the Executive Committee of the American
Studies Association of Korea and to Douglas Brode, Leah Deyneka, and the
Scarecrow Press for ...

Dracula S Daughters

Author: Douglas Brode
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 0810892960
Size: 75.66 MB
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This book will appeal not only to scholars and students but also to any lover of transgressive cinema.

It S The Disney Version

Author: Douglas Brode
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442266074
Size: 14.59 MB
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Analytic yet accessible, these essays provide a wide-ranging study of the term “The Disney Version” and what it conveys to viewers.