Screen Adaptation

Screen Adaptation

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Adaptation studies has historically been neglected in both the English and Film Studies curricula. Reflecting on this, Screen Adaptation celebrates its emergence in the late 20th and 21st centuries and explores the varieties of methodologies and debates within the field. Drawing on approaches from genre studies to transtexuality to cultural materialism, the book examines adaptations of both popular and canonical writers, including William Shakespeare, Jane Austen and J.K.Rowling. Original and provocative, this book will spark new thinking and research in the field of adaptation studies. Mapping the way in which this exciting field has emerged and shifted over the last two decades, the book is also essential reading for students of English Literature and Film.... audacious a#39;correctivesa#39; published recently is From Camera Lens to Critical Lens, edited by Rebecca Housel, which is subtitled a#39;A Collection of Best Essays on Film Adaptationa#39; and in whose introduction it uncompronisingly states, a#39;Film adaptation is a vehicle for life experiences.a#39;4 This anthology seems surprisingly unaware of most of the critical work done in the field and is one example of a small bodyanbsp;...

Title:Screen Adaptation
Author: Deborah Cartmell, Imelda Whelehan
Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan - 2010-06-23

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