Scope Issue 24 October 2012

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Scope Issue 24 October 2012: Table of Contents

Articles

Self-Making as Public Spectacle: Bodies, Bodily Training and Reality TV Bree Hadley

Rationalising the Irrational: Artistic Realism as Cognitive Reality in Károly Makk's Szerelem/Love 
Miklós Kiss

The Feature Film as Short Story: The "Little Disturbances" of Nicole Holofcener Rachel Lister

Cinderlla vs Barbie: The Battle for Postfeminist Performance in Teen Transformation Narratives  Kendra Marston

Book Reviews

All Book Reviews

Jacques Rivette by Douglas Morrey and Alison Smith 
Alain Robbe-Grillet by John Phillips A Review by Jonathan L. Owen

Music and Politics by John Street 
Wagner and Cinema edited by Jeongwon Joe and Sander L. Gilman 
A Review by Nathan Waddell

Disney, Pixar, and the Hidden Messages of Children's Films by M. Keith Booker
Demystifying Disney: A History of Disney Feature Animation by Chris Pallant  A Review by Noel Brown

Virtual Voyages: Cinema and Travel edited by Jeffrey Ruoff
Cinematic Journeys: Film and Movement By Dimitris Eleftheriotis  A Review by Sofia Sampaio

Jerry Lewis by Chris Fujiwara 
Atom Egoyan by Emma Wilson 
Andrei Tarkovsky by Sean Martin 
A review by Adam Jones

The Comedy of Chaplin: Artistry in Motion by Dan Kamin 
Disappearing Tricks: Silent Film, Houdini and the New Magic of the Twentieth Century by Matthew Solomon 
A review by Bruce Bennett

Von Sternberg by John Baxter 
Willing Seduction: The Blue Angel, Marlene Dietrich and Mass Culture by Barbara Kosta 
A Review by Elaine Lennon

Soldiers' Stories: Military Women in Cinema and Television Since World War I by Yvonne Tasker 
A ‘Toxic Genre': The Iraq War Films by Martin Barker A Review by Jay Reid

Lost in Translation: Orientalism, Cinema, and the Enigmatic Signifier by Homay King 
Theorizing Bruce Lee: Film-Fantasy-Fighting-Philosophy by Paul Bowman 
A Review by Lin Feng

Film & Television Reviews

Dust (Polvo) A review by Miharu M. Miyasaka

Conference Reports

All Conference Reports

The Distribution and Exhibtion of Chinese and Asian Cinema in the UK  A report by Jonathan Wroot

Deleuze, Guattari and China Symposium A report by Joan Doagle

The Cinema of Sensations: Fourteenth International Film and Media Studies Conference A report by Joanna Kellond

NECS Conference 2012 - Time Networks: Screen Media and Memory A report by Ian Pettigrew

 

 

 

 

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