Apocalypse Cinema

Stephen Prince

Covering such films as Metropolis, Dr. Strangelove, Contagion, and Avengers: Endgame, this book provides a lively overview of apocalypse cinema, including alien invasion movies, nuclear annihilation stories, and films where nature itself threatens humanity through climate change or deadly diseases.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781978819849
  • Publication Date: Jul 2021
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Japan and American Children's Books

Sybille Jagusch

Sybille A. Jagusch traces depictions of Japan from their first appearances in early European children’s books to their emergence in those published in the United States. A journey through the fits and starts of cultural awakening, this carefully curated sampler showcases the talent of more than a century of children’s book writers and illustrators, many of whose work has languished without recognition until now.  

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781978822627
  • Publication Date: Jun 2021
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Winslow Homer and His Cullercoats Paintings

David Tatham

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780815611301
  • Publication Date: May 2021
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John Wayne Was Here

Roland Schaefli

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781476680064
  • Publication Date: May 2021
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Delbert McClinton

Diana Finlay Hendricks

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781623499310
  • Publication Date: Jul 2021
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Through the Years With Prince Charming

Paul Du Quenoy

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9781680531282
  • Publication Date: Apr 2021
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Community Music at the Boundaries

Lee Willingham

Community Music at the Boundaries examines how music enhances the lives of those living in what might be considered marginalized settings. Built on foundational principles of community music, it addresses music and accessibility, health, justice and the prison system, faith, and education, by international contributors.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781771124577
  • Publication Date: Apr 2021
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Moving Together

Allana C. Lindgren

Moving Together: Pluralism and Dance in Canada uses dance to rethink the shifting concerns of pluralism in a variety of racial and ethnic communities across Canada.

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9781771124836
  • Publication Date: Apr 2021
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Fanning the Flames

Kaoru Ueda

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9780817924645
  • Publication Date: Jun 2021
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Hip Hop Music

Terence Elliott

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781793543448
  • Publication Date: Jun 2021
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Transforming Urban Nightlife and the Development of Smart Public Spaces

Hisham Abusaada

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9781799870043
  • Publication Date: May 2021
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American Vaudeville

Geoffrey Hilsabeck

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781952271069
  • Publication Date: Jul 2021
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Haunted Homes

Dahlia Schweitzer

Exploring a crucial yet critically underappreciated trope of horror—the haunted house—Haunted Homes illuminates the ways in which it has come to signify the anxieties, traumas, and terrors of suburban American life.  Surprisingly comprehensive and eminently readable, this slim volume establishes beyond a doubt that in movies and television series from The Conjuring to The Haunting of Hill House, “home is where the horror is.”    

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781978807730
  • Publication Date: Jun 2021
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Bollywood's New Woman

Megha Anwer

Bollywood’s New Woman examines the cinematic representations of the New Indian Woman in post-1990s Bollywood. The essays in this book explore the various dimensions and many avatars of this elusive and eternally transmuting figure that dominates post-liberalization popular Hindi cinema.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781978814448
  • Publication Date: Jun 2021
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Martin Scorsese and the American Dream

Jim Cullen

Martin Scorsese and the American Dream explores the intersection of two topics and their impact on American culture. One is an idea: the American Dream, one of the most resonant – and controversial – themes of U.S. History. The other is a person: Martin Scorsese, a man widely regarded as the greatest living American director. Fast-paced, informative, and resonant the book illuminates an important dimension of our national life and how Martin Scorsese has brought it into focus.  

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781978817418
  • Publication Date: Jun 2021
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Culture City. Culture Scape.

Ute Meta Bauer

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9789811443770
  • Publication Date: Jul 2021
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Celluloid Colony

Sandeep Ray

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9789813251380
  • Publication Date: Apr 2021
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Performance and the Afterlives of Injustice

Catherine Cole

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9780472074587
  • Publication Date: May 2021
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Beneath Missouri Skies

Carolyn Glenn Brewer

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9781574418231
  • Publication Date: Jun 2021
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The South Carolina State House Grounds

Lydia Mattice Brandt

Brandt chronicles the events that occurred in and around its buildings, the stories of the people memorialized in the grounds' monuments, and the histories of the monuments themselves.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781643361789
  • Publication Date: May 2021
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