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Civil War Canon: Sites of Confederate Memory in South Carolina

Thomas J. Brown

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469620954
eISBN:
9781469623122
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469620954.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

In this expansive history of South Carolina’s commemoration of the Civil War era, this book uses the lens of place to examine the ways that landmarks of Confederate memory have helped white ... More


The Colonel

Joel Williamson

in William Faulkner and Southern History

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195101294
eISBN:
9780199854233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195101294.003.0003
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Before the Civil War, William C. Falkner was one the young men vying for leadership in the town of Ripley and the surrounding countryside. It was flawlessly symbolic of his rise in the social ... More


Mike Figgis: Time Code and the Screen

Constantine Verevis

in New Punk Cinema

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748620340
eISBN:
9780748671052
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748620340.003.0012
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Mike Figgis's film, Time Code has been touted as the film for a new generation of screen users, a work that allows — especially in its DVD edition — for an unprecedented amount of viewer control. ... More


Words and Music: The Magnolia Crisis

George Toles

in Paul Thomas Anderson

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040368
eISBN:
9780252098789
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040368.003.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter describes a considered, thematic, and stylistic account of the viewing experiences of three films by Paul Thomas Anderson and their backgrounds—Punch-Drunk Love (2002), There Will Be ... More


Slaveholders and Slaves, State's Rights and Revolution

Shearer Davis Bowman

in At the Precipice: Americans North and South during the Secession Crisis

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833926
eISBN:
9781469606248
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807895672_bowman.5
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

This chapter focuses on Mississippi and how one historian has described it as “the most southern of southern states—a prototype where is mixed all the peculiar forces and tensions that have made the ... More


Still Holding at the Seams: Magnolia Electric Co.’s Josephine and the Contemporary Poetic Sequence

Jesse Graves

in The Poetics of American Song Lyrics

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617031564
eISBN:
9781617031571
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617031564.003.0023
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

Contemporary poetry and independent/roots music increasingly resemble one another, nurtured by the same native sources. The deepest and most consequential connection between the two genres lies in ... More


“Someday, Somewhere”: The Formation of the Gospel Nexus

Robert M. Marovich

in A City Called Heaven: Chicago and the Birth of Gospel Music

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039102
eISBN:
9780252097089
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039102.003.0005
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter examines the roles played by Thomas A. Dorsey, Mahalia Jackson, Sallie Martin, Theodore R. Frye, and Magnolia Lewis Butts in the development of gospel music in Chicago. During the late ... More


Conclusion: Altmanesque

Gayle Sherwood Magee

in Robert Altman’s Soundtracks: Film, Music, and Sound from M*A*S*H to A Prairie Home Companion

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199915965
eISBN:
9780190205348
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199915965.003.0011
Subject:
Music, Popular, History, American

Even as Altman completed his final works, his multiprotagonist large ensemble films, especially Nashville and Short Cuts, begat the adjective Altmanesque. The term has been used increasingly since ... More


Family Feud: The Game-Show Families of Salinger, Wallace, and Anderson

Mike Miley

in Truth and Consequences: Game Shows in Fiction and Film

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781496825384
eISBN:
9781496825438
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496825384.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Round Three features a detailed study of three works by three major American authors who not only make game shows central plot devices but also create familial relationships among the game show ... More


professional roles and communication in end-of-life care: magnolia

david i. rosenthal and joshua hauser

in The Picture of Health: Medical Ethics and the Movies

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199735365
eISBN:
9780190267520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199735365.003.0073
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter discusses the ethical issues raised by the film Magnolia (1999). The film tells the story of an elderly man, Earl Partridge (Jason Robards), who is dying of lung cancer, his young wife ... More


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