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Introduction

Bruce Bennett

in The Cinema of Michael Winterbottom: Borders, Intimacy, Terror

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231167376
eISBN:
9780231850537
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231167376.003.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This first chapter introduces Michael Winterbottom’s cinema. One of the characteristic features of Winterbottom’s films is a self-conscious and sophisticated attention to the film image as well as to ... More


Introduction

Jeffrey W. Robbins

in Radical Democracy and Political Theology

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231156363
eISBN:
9780231527132
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231156363.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This introductory chapter describes how the book is derived from two considerations. Firstly, the tradition of radical theology which has so far been insufficiently political; and secondly, the ... More


Introduction

Rachel M. Brownstein

in Why Jane Austen?

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231153911
eISBN:
9780231527248
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231153911.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This introductory chapter begins by considering late twentieth-century feminist literary critics in order to account for the special status of Jane Austen and her novels in contemporary culture. From ... More


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