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Conclusion: ‘I am a Lover of America’

Martin Randall

in 9/11 and the Literature of Terror

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748638529
eISBN:
9780748651825
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638529.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter concludes that 9/11 has presented both writers and filmmakers with problems of representation. It shows the huge number of novels, films, poems, and plays that have been created during ... More


Carrie: An Analysis

Neil Mitchell

in Carrie

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781906733728
eISBN:
9781800342118
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781906733728.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter presents a detailed analysis of Brian De Palma's Carrie (1976). The director's stylistic approach to adapting Stephen King's source material is the primary reason that the finished movie ... More


New countryside? New country: Visible communities1 in the English national parks

Kye Askins

in The new countryside?: Ethnicity, nation and exclusion in contemporary rural Britain

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347961
eISBN:
9781447303916
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347961.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter references quantitative and qualitative research that is concerned with the visible communities' perceptions and use of the English national parks. It is split into two main sections. ... More


Possessing Italy: Wharton and American Tourists

Maureen E. Montgomery

in Edith Wharton and Cosmopolitanism

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780813062815
eISBN:
9780813051772
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062815.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Chapter 5 places Edith Wharton as an aesthetic cosmopolitan, someone who, in John Urry’s terms, had a curiosity about other places and cultures, had the ability to “map” them historically, ventured ... More


Discourses of History and the Making of Community

P. Sanal Mohan

in Modernity of Slavery: Struggles against Caste Inequality in Colonial Kerala

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198099765
eISBN:
9780199085392
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198099765.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This chapter discusses how the discourse of history introduced by Yohannan was further developed in the wake of the struggles for equality. The discourses of history provided by upadeshtakkal ... More


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