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Forthcoming Cinema Studies & Popular Cinema Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Visible Fictions

    Cinema: Television: Video, 2nd Edition

    By John Ellis

    This revised edition of a standard textbook combines an examination of the cinema and television industries with a detailed analysis of their aesthetic and semiotic characteristics. John Ellis draws on his experience as an independent television producer to provide a comprehensive and challenging...

    To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Italian Mobilities

    Edited by Ruth Ben-Ghiat, Stephanie Malia Hom

    Series: Changing Mobilities

    The Italian nation-state has been defined by practices of mobility. Tourists have flowed in from the era of the Grand Tour to the present, and Italians flowed out in massive numbers in the late 19th and early 20th centuries: Italians made up the largest voluntary emigration in recorded world...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. New Silent Cinema

    Edited by Katherine Groo, Paul Flaig

    Series: AFI Film Readers

    With the success of Martin Scorsese’s Hugo (2011) and Michel Hazanavicius’s The Artist (2011) nothing seems more contemporary in recent film than the styles, forms, and histories of early and silent cinemas. This collection considers the latest return to silent film alongside the larger historical...

    To Be Published September 17th 2015 by Routledge

  4. New Perspectives on Detective Fiction

    Mystery Magnified

    Edited by Casey Cothran, Mercy Cannon

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    This collection establishes new perspectives on the idea of mystery, as it is enacted and encoded in the genre of detective fiction. Essays reclaim detective fiction as an object of critical inquiry, examining the ways it shapes issues of social destabilization, moral ambiguity, reader complicity,...

    To Be Published October 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Cinema in the Cold War

    Political Projections

    Edited by Cyril Buffet

    The film industry was an important propaganda element during the Cold War. As with other conflicts, the Cold War was fought not just with weapons, but with words and images. Throughout the conflict, cinema was a reflection of the societies, the ideologies, and the political climates in which the...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Cinema in Muslim Societies

    Edited by Ali Nobil Ahmad

    This book collates a comprehensive range of fascinating essays by leading authors on film from across the Muslim world. Responding to political and theoretical misconceptions about Islam and Muslim culture, it covers North African, Arab and Asian cinemas in a rich series of industry histories,...

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The 1970s and its Legacies in India's Cinemas

    Edited by Priya Joshi, Rajinder Dudrah

    The 1970s was a pivotal decade in the Indian social, cultural, political and economic landscape: the global oil crisis, wars with China and Pakistan in the previous decade, the Bangladesh war of 1971, labour and food shortages, widespread political corruption, and the declaration of the state of...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Affect, Space and Animals

    Edited by Jopi Nyman, Nora Schuurman

    Series: Routledge Human-Animal Studies Series

    This book investigates the relationships between humans and animals, paying particular attention to the role of affect, space, and animal subjectivity. Written by a team of international scholars, contributions explore current debates concerning animal representation, performativity, and...

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Videogames Go to the Movies

    By Bob Rehak

    Videogames Go to the Movies explores the impact of videogames on cinema--and cinema on videogames--from the early 1980s to the present. Chapters consider: the mediums' mutual framing of each other case studies of adaptation in both directions the flows and functions of contemporary transmedia...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  10. Chinese Cinemas

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Felicia Chan, Andy Willis

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge