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Forthcoming Cinema Studies & Popular Cinema Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Twenty-First Century Bollywood

    By Ajay Gehlawat

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    Key changes have emerged in Bollywood in the new millennium. Twenty-First Century Bollywood traces the emerging shifts in both the content and form of Bollywood cinema and examines these new tendencies in relation to the changing dynamics of Indian culture. The book historically situates these...

    To Be Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Race, Philosophy, and Film

    Edited by Mary K. Bloodsworth-Lugo, Dan Flory

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

    This collection fills a gap in the current literature in philosophy and film by focusing on the question: How would thinking in philosophy and film be transformed if race were formally incorporated moved from its margins to the center? The collection’s contributors anchor their discussions of race...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. 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 21st 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 September 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. Chinese Cinemas

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Felicia Chan, Andy Willis

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  10. The Modern Superhero in Film and Television

    Popular Genre and American Cultural Values

    By Jeffrey A. Brown

    Series: Routledge Advances in Comics Studies

    Hollywood’s live-action superhero films currently dominate the worldwide box-office, with the characters enjoying more notoriety through their feature film and television depictions than they have ever before. This book argues that this immense popularity reveals deep cultural concerns about...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge