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By Nussbaum, Felicity, author
eBook. English.
Published Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2013
Historians of British theater have often noted that the eighteenth century was an age not of the author but of the actor. In Rival Queens, Felicity Nussbaum...

By Cavanagh, David, 1964- author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Faber & Faber, 2015
A diary of a nation's changing culture, and an in-depth appraisal of one of our greatest broadcasters, a man who can legitimately be called the most influential...

By Double, Oliver
Paperback. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012
This work examines British variety theatre, providing a detailed history of this art form and analysing its performance dynamics and techniques. Encompassing...

By Bennett, James
Paperback. English.
Published London: Routledge, 2010
Although acknowledged as part of a rise in celebrity culture, television's specific forms of stardom have until now remained largely under-theorised....

Paperback. English.
Published Jefferson, N.C.; London: McFarland, c2011
Written by experts from many disciplines, these essays examine the British contribution to science fiction film and television. Viewing British SF as...

By Fitzgerald, John
Paperback. English.
Published Leighton Buzzard: Auteur, 2010
This work covers a diverse range of films, from populist and mainstream cinema through to more esoteric arthouse fare. It considers the institutional...

Paperback. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2018
How, as historians, should we 'read' a film? This title answers this and other questions in a crucial volume for any history student keen to master source...

By Williams, Gordon, 1935-
eBook. English.
Published London: Continuum: 2003
Dr Williams' enquiry has been conducted on the basis of scripts and press coverage, and provides an overview from popular pantomine to the specialist...

eBook. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2020
The Bristol-based animation company Aardman is best known for its most famous creations Wallace and Gromit and Shaun the Sheep. But despite the quintessentially...

By Harris, Geraldine
Paperback. English.
Published Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1999
This work focuses on the work of performance artists Rose English, Bobby Baker, and Annie Sprinkle as a means of explicating and examining some of the...
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