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Woolf, Among the Modernists

Vincent Sherry

in The Great War and the Language of Modernism

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195178180
eISBN:
9780199788002
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195178180.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter situates Virginia Woolf's creative response to the Great War in the deep context of the English Liberalism she knew intimately through her father, Sir Leslie Stephen, who was a dean of ... More


Piecework

in Barbarism and Its Discontents

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804782760
eISBN:
9780804785372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804782760.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, American, 18th Century and Early American Literature

This chapter explores the critical thrust of barbarism and its relation to civilization through a close reading of Franz Kafka's short story “The Great Wall of China” (1931). It also discusses the ... More


Memphis: The White Wall

Miroslav Verner

in Temple of the World: Sanctuaries, Cults, and Mysteries of Ancient Egypt

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9789774165634
eISBN:
9781617975431
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774165634.003.0003
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Memphis, that famous metropolis of ancient Egypt, is a city of huge temples, obelisks, and colonnades, of avenues of sphinxes, palaces, and administrative buildings. It is also the city in which ... More


Reading in the Age of Edison: The Cinematicity of ‘The Yellow Wall-Paper’

Karin Littau

in Cinematicity in Media History

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748676118
eISBN:
9780748695096
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748676118.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter, written by Karin Littau, addresses the media-transitional period of the late-nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries to show how aestho-physiological experiments in reading were linked ... More


Conclusion: Explaining The Economy in the Twenty-First Century

Elizabeth Hewitt

in Speculative Fictions: Explaining the Economy in the Early United States

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780198859130
eISBN:
9780191891694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198859130.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, American, 18th Century and Early American Literature

This chapter turns to the twenty-first century to study the implications of narrative form to the representation of contemporary fiscal catastrophe. It argues that the legacy of the narrative dispute ... More


‘Revolution and Psychology of Everyday Life’

in Lukácsian film theory and cinema: A study of Georg Lukács’ writings on film, 1913-71

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780719078842
eISBN:
9781781701706
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719078842.003.0015
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter presents one of the last interviews granted by Georg Lukács before his death. It was broadcast on television on March 5, 1971. The questions were posed by director András Kovács, ... More


Inside the Interactive Journalism Newsroom

Nikki Usher

in Interactive Journalism: Hackers, Data, and Code

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040511
eISBN:
9780252098956
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040511.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter focuses on how interactive journalists work in newsrooms. It explores the work products of these journalists by looking at seven field sites throughout the country and across the world: ... More


Productive Investments: Masculinities and Economies in Fisher’s The Walls of Jericho

Eva Boesenberg

in Black Intersectionalities: A Critique for the 21st Century

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319389
eISBN:
9781781380901
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319389.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The article investigates the circulation of financial, sexual and linguistic capital in Rudolph Fisher's novel The Walls of Jericho. It pays particular attention to judicious investments responding ... More


Faouzi Bensaidi (Morocco)

Roy Armes

in African Filmmaking: North and South of the Sahara

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748621231
eISBN:
9780748670789
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748621231.003.0013
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter focuses on filmmaker Faouzi Bensaidi. Bensaidi was born in 1967 in Meknès. After completing his diploma studies in acting at ISADAC in Rabat, he spent a further period of drama study in ... More


The American Wars in Vietnam and Iraq at a Memorial, Cemetery, and a Traveling Tribute to Veterans

Christine Sylvester

in Curating and Re-Curating the American Wars in Vietnam and Iraq

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190840556
eISBN:
9780190840587
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190840556.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

This chapter considers the American wars in Vietnam and Iraq as remembered and curated at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC, and its traveling Wall That Heals, plus Section 60 of ... More


Afterword: Gendering the Crisis

Marieke de Goede

in Scandalous Economics: Gender and the Politics of Financial Crises

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780190204235
eISBN:
9780190204266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190204235.003.0015
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

The Afterword analyzes novel ways in which gender and finance were interwoven in political practices of representing the global financial crisis (GFC) and in the search for new stabilities. In her ... More


“The Picture on the Wall”/“My Carolina Girl”: Georgia Yellow Hammers Victor 20943

Tony Russell

in Rural Rhythm: The Story of Old-Time Country Music in 78 Records

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780190091187
eISBN:
9780190091217
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190091187.003.0015
Subject:
Music, History, American, Popular

This chapter discusses Georgia Yellow Hammers, “The Picture on the Wall”, “My Carolina Girl”, stringband quartet singing, Victor Records, Ralph S. Peer, and publishing royalties


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