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Librettos Instead of Lyrics

Charlotte Greenspan

in Pick Yourself Up: Dorothy Fields and the American Musical

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195111101
eISBN:
9780199865703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195111101.003.0012
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter focuses on the changes in Dorothy Fields's career and personal life in the late 1930s and early 1940s. After her marriage, the first major change in Dorothy's personal life was the birth ... More


Oedipus Rebound: Rita Dove's The Darker Face of the Earth

Barbara Goff and Michael Simpson

in Crossroads in the Black Aegean: Oedipus, Antigone, and Dramas of the African Diaspora

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780199217182
eISBN:
9780191712388
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199217182.003.0004
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Rita Dove's The Darker Face of the Earth examines the process of building ‘America’ out of partly African materials. Incest becomes a sign for the forced amalgamation of cultures that characterized ... More


Face-to-Face in Shakespearean Drama: Ethics, Performance, Philosophy

Matthew J. Smith and Julia Reinhard Lupton (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474435680
eISBN:
9781474465014
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474435680.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies

This book celebrates the theatrical excitement and philosophical meanings of human interaction in Shakespeare. On stage and in life, the face is always window and mirror, representation and presence. ... More


Why Face-to-Face Still Matters: The Persistent Power of Cities in the Post-Pandemic Era

Jonathan Reades and Martin Crookston

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781529215991
eISBN:
9781529216035
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529215991.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

Face-to-Face: The Persistent Power of Cities In a Post-Pandemic Era, is about the way that people and firms are adapting to the world of always-on and everywhere digital access, and what that means ... More


Le Grand Imagier Steps Out: On the Primitive Basis of Film Narration

George M. Wilson

in Seeing Fictions in Film: The Epistemology of Movies

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199594894
eISBN:
9780191731440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199594894.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

This is the chapter that introduces the rather idiosyncratic positive views about our epistemic relations to fiction film that are defended in this book. First, in agreement with Kendall Walton and ... More


Le Grand Imagier in Review

George M. Wilson

in Seeing Fictions in Film: The Epistemology of Movies

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199594894
eISBN:
9780191731440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199594894.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

In responding to Currie’s objection in Chapter 2, the reply vacillated between two related but distinguishable versions of the Imagined Seeing Thesis. In this chapter, a distinction is explicitly ... More


Restorative Justice In Action: The Face to Face Documentary

Charlotte Bedford

in Making Waves Behind Bars: The Prison Radio Association

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781529203363
eISBN:
9781529203516
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529203363.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter details the context, content, and effects of the Face to Face programme in furthering the development of the Prison Radio Association (PRA), and argues that the case demonstrates the ... More


Dressed to Kill

Roberto Curti and Roberto Curti

in Blood and Black Lace

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781911325932
eISBN:
9781800342538
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781911325932.003.0007
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter describes how the murderer in the film Blood and Black Lace (6 donne per l'assassino) became an icon through its clothing, which included a raincoat, hat, and black gloves. It explains ... More


From an Enclosed Traditional Space to a Sprawling Urban Space

Hongyan Zou

in Western China on Screen: An Urban Exploration

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781474477857
eISBN:
9781399501682
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474477857.003.0006
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter explores cinematic Xi’an through the lens of flâneur’s street-level observation represented in Huang Jianxin’s two urban features, Back to Back, Face to Face [Beikaobei, Lianduilian] ... More


A History of Opinion in the U.S. Media

Ronald N. Jacobs

in The Space of Opinion: Media Intellectuals and the Public Sphere

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199797929
eISBN:
9780199944170
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199797929.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

Chapter 2 traces the history of the space of opinion and analyzes the rise of the special class of media pundits who dominate it. It chronicles the rise to influence of the newspaper columnist in the ... More


‘Have ye nat seyn somtyme a pale face?’

Stephanie Downes

in Contemporary Chaucer across the centuries

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781526129154
eISBN:
9781526141996
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526129154.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

The face is a vital site of embodied emotional display. By examining descriptions of facial pallor in a range of Chaucer’s works, Downes explores the poet’s representation of the face as an affective ... More


The Golden Calf

Kathleen Riley

in The Astaires: Fred & Adele

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199738410
eISBN:
9780199932955
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199738410.003.0006
Subject:
Music, Dance, Popular

Chapter 6 looks in depth at the Astaires’ two major collaborations with George and Ira Gershwin, Lady, Be Good! in 1924 and Funny Face in 1926. The New York and London productions of each show are ... More


ARTIST | SURGEON: ‘You were my best work’

Jez Conolly and Emma Westwood

in Seconds

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781800859289
eISBN:
9781800852396
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781800859289.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Discussion of the importance of artistry, be it through artistic creativity, surgical prowess or filmmaking choices, with an examination of the identity crisis experienced by post-war American middle ... More


Edward Fram: Ideals Face Reality: Jewish Law and Life in Poland 1550–1665

Michael Broyde and Ricetti Angela

in Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 14: Focusing on Jews in the Polish Borderlands

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781874774693
eISBN:
9781800340718
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781874774693.003.0030
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter takes a look at Edward Fram's Ideals Face Reality: Jewish Law and Life in Poland 1550–1665. It shows how the book is a rich portrait of the life of Polish Jewry in the sixteenth and ... More


Sid Catlett (1910–1951)

Sid Catlett

in Drumminʼ Men: The Heartbeat of Jazz The Swing Years

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195157628
eISBN:
9780199849468
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195157628.003.0006
Subject:
Music, History, American

Sid Catlett is one of the drummers who erased the line between the then and now. From the 1920s until his passing in 1951, he had the capacity to be consistently interesting and creative in small ... More


Textual face: cognition as recognition

James Simpson

in Contemporary Chaucer across the centuries

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781526129154
eISBN:
9781526141996
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526129154.003.0015
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

James Simpson’s central hermeneutic perception for knowledge in the Humanities is that cognition is re-cognition. Before we can know, we must already have known. He examines this paradox with ... More


Types of Identity

Paul Gilbert

in Cultural Identity and Political Ethics

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748623877
eISBN:
9780748671991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748623877.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

David Miller's distinguishes two quite different accounts of nationalism in Isaiah Berlin's work: one ascribing it to ‘the crooked timber of humanity’, the other to the ‘bent twig, which always ... More


In sight of war

Sara Haslam

in Fragmenting Modernism

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719060557
eISBN:
9781781700099
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719060557.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Ford Madox Ford admired Ivan Turgenev, so it is not surprising that one comes across ideas borrowed, perhaps, from him in the later writer's work. In this case, though, there is a development at ... More


The Story So Far

Jonathan Reades and Martin Crookston

in Why Face-to-Face Still Matters: The Persistent Power of Cities in the Post-Pandemic Era

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781529215991
eISBN:
9781529216035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529215991.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This introductory chapter sketches the territory to be explored: how ICT is, and is not, changing everything; the continuing importance of face-to-face contact in many sectors; how businesses adapt ... More


Let’s Talk: Face-to-Face Interaction Now

Jonathan Reades and Martin Crookston

in Why Face-to-Face Still Matters: The Persistent Power of Cities in the Post-Pandemic Era

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781529215991
eISBN:
9781529216035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529215991.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

We look at how Chapter 5’s ‘people ideas’ play out in practice; it is about real people talking about real jobs. Respondents described their interactions, how much was internal or external, the ... More


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