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British Youth Television: Cynicism and Enchantment

Karen Lury

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198159704
eISBN:
9780191673689
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198159704.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This book examines the phenomenon of ‘yoof’ television programmes such as Network 7, The Word, The Big Breakfast, Snub TV, and Gamesmaster. Between 1987 and 1995 these and other related programmes ... More


Washing Dishes

Ariel Glucklich

in Everyday Mysticism: A Contemplative Community at Work in the Desert

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780300212099
eISBN:
9780300231373
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300212099.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

In this chapter the author describes in detail the work that takes place in the dining hall and kitchen, which are the central gathering places for members of the community.


Blake Edwards and the High Times

John Caps

in Henry Mancini: Reinventing Film Music

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036736
eISBN:
9780252093845
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036736.003.0006
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter focuses on Mancini's successful partnership with Blake Edwards. The rising star of Mancini also brought Edwards up in the world. Edwards' success in television more or less assured he ... More


The Church Offensive: Prefiguring the New Society at the People’s Church

Johanna Fernández

in The Young Lords: A Radical History

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781469653440
eISBN:
9781469653464
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469653440.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

In winter 1969, the Young Lords recited scripture, channeled the revolutionary Jesus, and occupied the First Spanish United Methodist Church for its indifference to social violence, which combined ... More


If You Know Somebody, Call Them Up: Food Advocacy and the Beginning of the Community Food Resource Center

Lana Dee Povitz

in Stirrings: How Activist New Yorkers Ignited a Movement for Food Justice

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469653013
eISBN:
9781469653037
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469653013.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The Community Food Resource Center, founded in 1980 by Kathy Goldman, was a nonprofit anti-hunger agency that, unusually, combined direct service with advocacy. This chapter examines the nonprofit ... More


The Mind of a Murderer

William Todd Schultz

in Tiny Terror: Why Truman Capote (Almost) Wrote Answered Prayers

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199752041
eISBN:
9780190255961
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199752041.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter considers the motivations behind Truman Capote's writing of In Cold Blood, his non-fiction novel about the murder of the Clutters, a farm family in Kansas. Capote got the idea for the ... More


“Beating Eggs Never Makes the Evening News”: Politics and Kitchens in Rita Williams-Garcia’s One Crazy Summer and Its Sequels

Kara K. Keeling and Scott T. Pollard

in Table Lands: Food in Children's Literature

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781496828347
eISBN:
9781496828392
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496828347.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

In One Crazy Summer and its sequels P.S. Be Eleven, and Gone Crazy in Alabama, Rita Williams-Garcia tracks the movement of African-American diasporas, generationally and geographically, through ... More


. The Short Stories: Philip K. Dick and the Nuclear Family

Christopher Palmer

in Philip K. Dick: Exhilaration and Terror of the Postmodern

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780853236184
eISBN:
9781781380659
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853236184.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter analyzes Dick's short stories. These include ‘Human Is’ (1955), ‘Pre-Persons’ (1974), ‘The Last of the Masters’ (1954), ‘The Golden Man’ (1954), ‘The Variable Man’ (1953), ‘Breakfast at ... More


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