Books of Note

The books on this lis, published within the last two calendar years, are the work of Film & History staff members, area chairs, and conference attendees. If you've written or edited a book that should be on this list, and isn't, just drop a note to A. Bowdoin Van Riper, the F&H Web Coordinator at abvanriper(at) gmail.com.

2013

Engelen, Leen, and Kris Van Heuckelom. European Cinema after the Wall: Screening East-West Mobility. Rowman & Littlefield, 2013.

FitzGerald, Michael Ray. Native Americans on Network TV: Stereotypes, Myths, and the "Good Indian." Rowman & Littlefield, 2013.

Howe, Lawrence, James E. Caron, and Benjamin Click (editors). Refocusing Chaplin: A Screen Icon Through Critical Lenses. Scarecrow Press, 2013.

Kazecki, Jakub, Karen A. Ritzenhoff, Karen A., and Cynthia J. Miller (editors). Border Visions: Identity and Diaspora on Film. Scarecrow Press, 2013.

Matheson, Sue (editor). Love in Western Film and Television: Happy Trails and Lonely Hearts. Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.

Meriwether, Jeffrey Lee, and Laura Mattoon D'Amore (editors). We Are What We Remember: The American Past Through Commemoration. Cambridge Scholars Press, 2013.

Miller, Cynthia J. and A. Bowdoin Van Riper (editors). International Westerns: Re-Locating the Frontier. Scarecrow Press, 2013.

Miller, Cynthia J. and A. Bowdoin Van Riper (editors). Undead in the West II: They Just Keep Coming. Scarecrow Press, 2013.

Morey, Kathryn. Bringing History to Life through Film: The Art of Cinematic Storytelling. Rowman & Littlefield, 2013.

Raw, Laurence and Defne Ersin Tutan (editors). The Adaptation of History: Essays on Ways of Telling the Past. McFarland, 2013.

Raw, Laurence (editor). The Silk Road of Adaptation: Transformations Across Disciplines and Cultures. Cambridge Scholars' Press, 2013.

Raw, Laurence and Tony Gurr. Adaptation Studies and Learning: New Frontiers. Scarecrow Press, 2013.

Raw, Laurence and Robert G. Dryden (editors). Global Jane Austen: Pleasure, Passion, and Possessiveness in the Jane Austen Community. Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.

Syma, Carrie Kay, and Robert G. Weiner (editors). Graphic Novels and Comics in the Classroom: Essays on the Educational Power of Sequential Art. McFarland, 2013.

 

2012

Ingle, Zachary. Robert Rodriguez: Interviews. University Press of Mississippi, 2012.

Ingle, Zachary, and David M. Sutera (editors). Gender and Genre in Sports Documentaries: Critical Essays. Scarecrow Press, 2012.

Ingle, Zachary, and David M. Sutera (editors). Identity and Myth in Sports Documentaries: Critical Essays. Scarecrow Press, 2012.

Miller, Cynthia J. and Julie Anne Taddeo (editors). Steaming into a Victorian Future: A Steampunk Anthology. Scarecrow Press, 2012.

Miller, Cynthia J. and A. Bowdoin Van Riper (editors), 1950s "Rocketman" TV Series and their Fans: Cadets, Rangers, and Junior Spacemen. Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.

Miller, Cynthia J. and A. Bowdoin Van Riper (editors), Undead in the West: Vampires, Zombies, Mummies, and Ghosts on the Cinematic Frontier. Scarecrow Press, 2012.

Miller, Cynthia J. (editor), Too Bold for the Box Office: The Mockumentary From Big Screen to Small. Scarecrow Press, 2012.

Osborne, Tony. "Greed is Good" and Other Fables: Office Life in Popular Culture. Praeger, 2012.

Peaslee, Robert Moses, and Robert G. Weine. Web-Spinning Heroics: Critical Essays on the History and Meaning of Spider-Man. McFarland, 2012.

Raw, Laurence. Character Actors in Horror and Science Fiction Films, 1930-1960.McFarland, 2012.

Raw, Laurence (editor). Merchant-Ivory: Interviews. University Press of Mississippi, 2012.

Ritzenhoff, Karen A. and Karen Randell (editor). Screening the Dark Side of Love: From Euro-Horror to American Cinema. Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.

 

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