Film and Media

Hacker Culture Hacker Culture Douglas Thomas 2003 Fall
A provocative look at the subculture that has shaped our changing attitudes toward the digital age
Love Rules: Silent Hollywood and the Rise of the Managerial Class Love Rules Silent Hollywood and the Rise of the Managerial Class Mark Garrett Cooper 2003 Spring
Traces the surprising connections between silent films and the rise of bureaucracy
Music in Cuba Music in Cuba Alejo Carpentier Timothy Brennan, Editor 2002 Fall
The first English translation of Carpentier’s pioneering book.
Ciné-Ethnography Ciné-Ethnography Jean Rouch Steven Feld, Editor 2003 Spring
Documenting the influential career of the legendary French documentary filmmaker
Noir Anxiety Noir Anxiety Kelly Oliver and Benigno Trigo 2002 Fall
Investigates the fears and desires about sexuality and racial identity that shape film noir.
Touch: Sensuous Theory and Multisensory Media Touch Sensuous Theory and Multisensory Media Laura U. Marks 2002 Fall
Proposes a revolutionary approach to the interpretation of art, film, and the digital.
Garbo Garbo Barry Paris 2002 Fall
The only complete biography of the screen legend-now in paperback for the first time!
Feminine Endings: Music, Gender, and Sexuality Feminine Endings Music, Gender, and Sexuality Susan McClary 2002 Fall
A new edition of a classic work that revolutionized its field.
Cognitive Fictions Cognitive Fictions Joseph Tabbi 2002 Spring
The first comprehensive look at the effect of new technologies on contemporary American fiction
Cybering Democracy: Public Space and the Internet Cybering Democracy Public Space and the Internet Diana Saco 2002 Spring
Reconceptualizes the relationship between participatory democracy, technology, and space
Questioning African Cinema: Conversations with Filmmakers Questioning African Cinema Conversations with Filmmakers Nwachukwu Frank Ukadike 2002 Spring
The most comprehensive account available of filmmaking in Africa today
There’s No Place Like Home Video There’s No Place Like Home Video James M. Moran 2002 Spring
Defines, examines, and elevates home video to its rightful place
Girls in the Back Room: Looking at the Lesbian Bar Girls in the Back Room Looking at the Lesbian Bar Kelly Hankin 2002 Spring
The first in-depth study of how lesbian bars are depicted in popular culture
Robert Altman’s Subliminal Reality Robert Altman’s Subliminal Reality Robert T. Self 2002 Spring
The most complete and compelling analysis available of Altman’s films
Harmful to Minors: The Perils of Protecting Children from Sex Harmful to Minors The Perils of Protecting Children from Sex Judith Levine 2002 Spring
A radical, refreshing, and long overdue reassessment of how we think and act about children’s and teens’s sexuality