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Title A companion to literature, film, and adaptation [electronic resource] / edited by Deborah Cartmell.
Publication Info. Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Malden, MA : John Wiley & Sons, 2012.
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Description 1 online resource.
Series Blackwell companions to literature and culture ; 81.
Note Description based on print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 100+ years of adaptations, or, Adaptation as the art form of democracy / Deborah Cartmell -- pt. 1 History and contexts: from image to sound. Literary adaptation in the silent era / Judith Buchanan ; Writing on the silent screen / Gregory Robinson ; Adaptation and modernism / Richard J. Hand ; Sound adaptation: Sam Taylor's The taming of the shrew / Deborah Cartmell -- pt. 2 Approaches. Adaptation and intertextuality, or, What isn't an adaptation, and what does it matter? / Thomas Leitch ; Film authorship and adaptation / Shelley Cobb ; The business of adaptation: reading the market / Simone Murray -- pt. 3. Genre: film, television. Adapting the X-Men: comic-book narratives in film franchises / Martin Zeller-Jacques ; The classic novel on British television / Richard Butt -- pt. 4. Authors and periods. Screened writers / Kamilla Elliott ; Murdering Othello / Douglas M. Lanier ; Hamlet's hauntographology: film philology, facsimiles, and textual faux-rensics / Richard Burt ; Shakespeare to Austen on screen / Lisa Hopkins ; Austen and Sterne: beyond heritage / Ariane Hudelet ; Neo-Victorian adaptations / Imelda Whelehan -- pt. 5. Beyond authors and canonical texts. Costume and adaptation / Pamela Church Gibson and Tamar Jeffers McDonald ; Music into movies: the film of the song / Ian Inglis ; Rambo on page and screen / Jeremy Strong -- pt. 6 Case studies: adaptable and unadaptable texts. Writing for the movies: writing and screening Atonement (2007) / Yvonne Griggs ; Foregrounding the media: Atonement (2007) as an adaptation / Christine Geraghty ; Paratextual adaptation: Heart of darkness as Hearts of darkness via Apocalypse now / Jamie Sherry ; Authorship, commerce, and Harry Potter / James Russell ; Adapting the unadaptable; the screenwriter's perspective / Diane Lake.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Film adaptations -- History and criticism.
Television adaptations -- History and criticism.
English literature -- Adaptations.
American literature -- Adaptations.
Motion pictures and literature.
Television and literature.
Added Author Cartmell, Deborah.
Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9781444334975 1444334972 (DLC) 2012008957
ISBN 111831204X (electronic bk.)
9781118312049 (electronic bk.)
9781444334975 (cloth)
1444334972 (cloth)
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