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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


Béla Bartók’s Rural Miniatures and the Case of Romanian Folk Dances

Joshua S. Walden

in Sounding Authentic: The Rural Miniature and Musical Modernism

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199334667
eISBN:
9780199369409
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199334667.003.0006
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Chapter 6 focuses on the role of the rural miniature in the early period of Béla Bartók’s career. Bartók’s essays and letters about folk music, recording technology, and nationalism demonstrate his ... More


Converging in Time

Ray Zone

in 3-D Revolution: The History of Modern Stereoscopic Cinema

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780813136110
eISBN:
9780813141183
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813136110.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Using the 2003 and 2006 World 3D Expos in Hollywood as a starting point, the 1950s 3D films are reviewed and described along with their directors, stars and directors of photography.


American Museums and the Representation of Slavery as Trauma

Marcus Wood

in Black Milk: Imagining Slavery in the Visual Cultures of Brazil and America

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199274574
eISBN:
9780191741784
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274574.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This chapter shifts the discussion of the visual archive generated by Atlantic slavery in both chronological and formal terms to thinking about how North American museum culture has approached the ... More


The empreinte

Chari Larsson

in Didi-Huberman and the Image

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781526149268
eISBN:
9781526158277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526149275.00009
Subject:
Art, Art Theory and Criticism

This chapter draws attention to some of the least-translated and therefore underexplored aspects of Didi-Huberman’s project – the period that extended from the mid-1990s until 2000 and comprised an ... More


Cinema Panopticum: Wax, Work, Waxworks

Erik Born

in ReFocus: The Films of Paul Leni

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474454513
eISBN:
9781474495363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474454513.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

“Cinema Panopticum” explores the central conceit of Waxworks—wax figures that come to life and threaten their creator—in the context of popular wax displays in the Weimar Republic. Commonly credited ... More


Saving the Deltas

Thomas S. Bianchi

in Deltas and Humans: A Long Relationship now Threatened by Global Change

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199764174
eISBN:
9780197563083
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199764174.003.0011
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Oceanography and Hydrology

Coastal deltas occupy only 1% of Earth’s land surface, yet they are home to 500 million people; this translates to a population density that is 10 times the world average. More amazing, these ... More


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