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Science Fiction and the Cult of Ed Wood: Glen or Glenda?, Bride of the Monster, and Plan 9 from Outer Space

Rodney F. Hill

in Science Fiction Double Feature: The Science Fiction Film as Cult Text

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781781381830
eISBN:
9781781382363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381830.003.0012
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter analyzes Edward D. Wood, Jr.'s Bride of the Monster (aka, Bride of the Atom, 1955), Plan 9 from Outer Space (1956, released 1959), and Glen or Glenda? (1953). While known primarily for ... More


‘A Constant Threat’: Glenda Jackson and the Challenges of Seventies Stardom

Melanie Williams

in Female Stars of British Cinema: The Women in Question

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781474405638
eISBN:
9781474434843
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474405638.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Moving on from the 1960s into the 1970s, a notoriously penurious decade for British film production after the sixties boom, this chapter examines the film career of Glenda Jackson, one of the few ... More


Cú Chulainn in Late Medieval Wales

Patrick Sims‐Williams

in Irish Influence on Medieval Welsh Literature

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199588657
eISBN:
9780191595431
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199588657.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

This chapter discusses a legendary Irish musical council at Glendalough and then a reference to Cú Chulainn in a sixteenth‐century Welsh tune‐name. Allusions to this hero by the poets Lewys Glyn ... More


In Search of the Muse: Memories of Love and Lyrics for Imaginary People

Joseph M. Hassett

in W.B. Yeats and the Muses

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199582907
eISBN:
9780191723216
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199582907.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Poetry, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Chapter 6 explores the fascinating transition in Yeats's relationship with his Muse that accompanied the subsidence of his wife's role as an oracle and the fading of the erotic dimension of their ... More


To the Slaughterhouse

Jefferson Decker

in The Other Rights Revolution: Conservative Lawyers and the Remaking of American Government

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190467302
eISBN:
9780190600587
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190467302.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, Political History

Ronald Reagan’s second term in office began with big ambitions but was plagued by scandal and mismanagement. Veterans of conservative legal groups working for the administration experienced these ... More


Regime Change

Alan K. Rode

in Michael Curtiz: A Life in Film

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813173917
eISBN:
9780813174808
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813173917.003.0015
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

As the Depression deepened, all the studios laid off workers and closed theaters. The Warners reduced all their employees’ salaries. Zanuck was fed up and quit after a confrontation with Harry ... More


Modern Indian Politics: Catawba Diplomacy

James H. Merrell

in The Indians' New World: Catawbas and Their Neighbors from European Contact through the Era of Removal

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807834039
eISBN:
9781469600772
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9780807834039.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter discusses the Anglo-Americans notion that the Catawba Indians were approaching extinction. Governor James Glen, surveying the situation from Charleston in December 1749, feared “the ... More


Sacred Spring

Jason O'Donoughue

in Water from Stone: Archaeology and Conservation at Florida's Springs

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781683400097
eISBN:
9781683400301
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400097.003.0004
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter begins to sketch an alternative interpretation of the use and significance of springs in Florida. It deals exclusively with Silver Glen Springs, site of the largest freshwater shell ... More


Evaluation of Children’s Aid Society Community Schools

Heléne Clark and Clareann Grimaldi

in Community Schools in Action: Lessons from a Decade of Practice

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195169591
eISBN:
9780197562178
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195169591.003.0025
Subject:
Education, Schools Studies

Evaluation has been a central part of the Children’s Aid Society (CAS) community schools work since the opening of the first school. From 1993 through ... More


Two Parallel Paths (II)

Paul G. Hackett

in Theos Bernard, the White Lama: Tibet, Yoga, and American Religious Life

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231158879
eISBN:
9780231530378
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231158879.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

This chapter focuses on Glen Agassiz Bernard's life in America and India as a yoga practitioner. Glen was a student of Sukumar Chatterji, a member of the Gadar Party whose objective was to incite a ... More


Coosaponakeesa

Steven C. Hahn

in The Life and Times of Mary Musgrove

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780813042213
eISBN:
9780813043043
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813042213.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter discusses a low and a high point in the Bosomworths' lingering case. The infamous "Savannah Incident" of summer 1749 marks the low point, where the Bosomworths tense meetings with ... More


Going Public, 1981–1984

Donald Read

in The Power of News: The History of Reuters

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207689
eISBN:
9780191677779
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207689.003.0015
Subject:
History, Cultural History, British and Irish Modern History

Gerald Long was succeeded as managing director by Glen Renfrew. Renfrew's knowledge of communications technology was, claimed Long, unequalled outside the ranks of the specialists. This made Renfrew ... More


Late Archaic Depositional Narratives at Silver Glen

Zackary I. Gilmore

in Gathering at Silver Glen: Community and History in Late Archaic Florida

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780813062716
eISBN:
9780813051680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062716.003.0004
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Chapter 3 provides a history of Archaic period landscape modification at the Silver Glen complex in northeast Florida. Primary focus is directed toward the various depositional traditions and ... More


On Holy Ground

Paul G. Hackett

in Theos Bernard, the White Lama: Tibet, Yoga, and American Religious Life

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231158879
eISBN:
9780231530378
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231158879.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

This chapter focuses on Glen Agassiz Bernard's life in India as a yoga practitioner. On June 13, 1935, Glen walked out into the streets of Bombay. It had been close to ten years since he had last set ... More


Pretense and Pretext: Studies in India

Paul G. Hackett

in Theos Bernard, the White Lama: Tibet, Yoga, and American Religious Life

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231158879
eISBN:
9780231530378
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231158879.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

This chapter focuses on Theos Casimir Bernard's tour of India, along with his wife Viola Wertheim. Theos and Viola set sail from San Francisco on July 14, 1936, on the luxury liner Asama Maru. After ... More


The Lesson

Robert Wyss

in The Man Who Built the Sierra Club: A Life of David Brower

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780231164467
eISBN:
9780231541312
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231164467.003.0005
Subject:
History, Environmental History

Brower agrees to a compromise to spare dams in Dinosaur for his agreement to build the Glen Canyon Dam. While he often compromised in the 1950s, he soon regrets this decision and it ultimately ... More


Glen Canyon

Robert Wyss

in The Man Who Built the Sierra Club: A Life of David Brower

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780231164467
eISBN:
9780231541312
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231164467.003.0009
Subject:
History, Environmental History

In October 1956 work begins on the Glen Canyon Dam and Brower confronts Floyd Dominy who heads the Bureau of Reclamation and Brower befriends Stewart Udall, who in 1961 is the new Director of the ... More


Spring Origins

Jason O'Donoughue

in Water from Stone: Archaeology and Conservation at Florida's Springs

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781683400097
eISBN:
9781683400301
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400097.003.0003
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter addresses Miller’s hypothesis that the onset of spring flow led to the inception of shell mounding during the Mount Taylor period (7400–4600 cal BP) in the St. Johns River valley. It ... More


Crumbling Edifice

Daniel McCool

in River Republic: The Fall and Rise of America's Rivers

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231161312
eISBN:
9780231504416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231161312.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter focuses on the burgeoning river-restoration movement in the United States and explores its premise, promises, and challenges. Nearly all of America's rivers are developed, dammed, ... More


Life in the Desert

Paul G. Hackett

in Theos Bernard, the White Lama: Tibet, Yoga, and American Religious Life

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231158879
eISBN:
9780231530378
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231158879.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

This chapter describes Theos Casimir Bernard's early life and education in Arizona. Bernard was born in Pasadena, California, on December 10, 1908, to Glen Agassiz Bernard and Aura Georgina Crable. ... More


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