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Small-Gauge StorytellingDiscovering the Amateur Fiction Film

Small-Gauge Storytelling: Discovering the Amateur Fiction Film

Ryan Shand and Ian Craven (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780748656349
eISBN:
9780748684274
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748656349.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Storytelling in film has never been an activity confined to the domain of the professional movie maker. Ever since the introduction of small-gauge equipment in the 1920s, numerous amateur ‘lone ... More

Social Issues in Television Fiction

Social Issues in Television Fiction

Lesley Henderson

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748625314
eISBN:
9780748651177
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748625314.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Television

Why are some controversial issues covered in TV soaps and dramas and not others? How are decisions really made ‘behind the scenes’? How do programme makers push boundaries without losing viewers? ... More

Solidarity Across DividesPromoting the Moral Point of View

Solidarity Across Divides: Promoting the Moral Point of View

George Vasilev

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780748697304
eISBN:
9781474416153
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748697304.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book addresses the conceptual and practical challenges surrounding the promotion of solidarity in divided societies. It brings together the normative insights of political theory and the ... More

Sonic ModernityRepresenting Sound in Literature, Culture and the Arts

Sonic Modernity: Representing Sound in Literature, Culture and the Arts

Sam Halliday

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780748627615
eISBN:
9780748689156
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748627615.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This study reveals the many roles and forms of sound in modernism. Drawing on a wealth of texts and thinkers, the book shows the distinctive nature of sonic cultures in modernity. Arguing that these ... More

Sovereignty After EmpireComparing the Middle East and Central Asia

Sovereignty After Empire: Comparing the Middle East and Central Asia

Sally N. Cummings and Raymond Hinnebusch

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748643042
eISBN:
9780748653270
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748643042.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

How does empire affect the route to successor sovereign state systems and the features of the sovereignty of these systems? This systematic comparison of empires and of their consequences for ... More

Space, Politics and Aesthetics

Space, Politics and Aesthetics

Mustafa Dikeç

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780748685974
eISBN:
9781474412490
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748685974.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book explores the spatial and aesthetic dimensions of politics. Focusing on the works of Hannah Arendt, Jean-Luc Nancy, and Jacques Rancière, it shows the aesthetic premises that underlie their ... More

Spaghetti Westerns at the CrossroadsStudies in Relocation, Transition and Appropriation

Spaghetti Westerns at the Crossroads: Studies in Relocation, Transition and Appropriation

Austin Fisher (ed.)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780748695454
eISBN:
9781474421942
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748695454.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This comprehensive study brings together leading international scholars in a variety of disciplines to both revisit the Spaghetti Western genre's cultural significance and consider its ongoing ... More

Spanish America and British Romanticism, 1777-1826Rewriting Conquest

Spanish America and British Romanticism, 1777-1826: Rewriting Conquest

Rebecca Cole Heinowitz

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748638680
eISBN:
9780748651702
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638680.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Robert Southey did not exaggerate when he described the England of his day as ‘South American mad’. As Spain's hold on its colonies progressively weakened during the late eighteenth and early ... More

The Spanish Prisoner

The Spanish Prisoner

Yannis Tzioumakis

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748633685
eISBN:
9780748671236
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748633685.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

David Mamet’s The Spanish Prisoner is a fine example of American independent cinema in transition. Made by a playwright-turned-filmmaker with a distinctive approach to questions of narrative and ... More

Spanish Queer Cinema

Spanish Queer Cinema

Chris Perriam

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780748665860
eISBN:
9780748684267
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748665860.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The book analyses the development of lesbian gay, bisexual, trans and queer (LGBTQ) film and its audiences and resonance in Spain from 1998 to the present day. It places this within the wider ... More

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