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Off to the PicturesCinemagoing, Women's Writing and Movie Culture in Interwar Britain$
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Lisa Stead

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9780748694884

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: May 2018

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9780748694884.001.0001

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Off to the Pictures: Cinema, Fiction and Interwar Culture

Off to the Pictures: Cinema, Fiction and Interwar Culture

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(p.8) Chapter 1 Off to the Pictures: Cinema, Fiction and Interwar Culture
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Off to the Pictures
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Lisa Stead

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Edinburgh University Press
DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748694884.003.0002

The chapter outlines the critical and contextual foundations for the case study chapters that follow, establishing in greater depth the three interlocking contexts of moviegoing, print culture and modernity in interwar Britain. It offers an overview of the interrelationship between key framing contexts that inform the coordinates of the study, considering British cinema culture alongside the interwar publishing industry for women’s writing, read in relation to the changing texture of women’s everyday lives in British modernity alongside a more detailed consideration of the intersections between critical explorations of film reception and intermediality.

Keywords:   intermediality, interwar publishing industries, interwar cinema, selfhood, modernity, Britain, cinemagoing, print culture, film history

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