The Resource Bigger than Ben-Hur : the book, its adaptations, and their audiences, edited by Barbara Ryan and Milette Shamir

Bigger than Ben-Hur : the book, its adaptations, and their audiences, edited by Barbara Ryan and Milette Shamir

Label
Bigger than Ben-Hur : the book, its adaptations, and their audiences
Title
Bigger than Ben-Hur
Title remainder
the book, its adaptations, and their audiences
Statement of responsibility
edited by Barbara Ryan and Milette Shamir
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
813/.4
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3134
LC item number
.B43 2016eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Television and popular culture
Label
Bigger than Ben-Hur : the book, its adaptations, and their audiences, edited by Barbara Ryan and Milette Shamir
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the Ben-Hur tradition / Barbara Ryan and Milette Shamir -- Ben-Hur's and America's Rome: from virtuous republic to tyrannous empire / Eran Shalev -- Ben-Hur's mother: narrative time, nostalgia, and progress in the Protestant historical romance / Milette Shamir -- Retelling and untelling the Christmas story: Ben-Hur, Uncle Midas, and the sunday-school movement / Jefferson J.A. Gatrall -- Holy lands, restoration, and Zionism in Ben-Hur / Hilton Obenzinger -- "In the service of Christianity": Ben-Hur and the "redemption" of the American theater, 1899-1920 / Howard Miller -- June Mathis's Ben-Hur: a tale of corporate change and the decline of women's influence in Hollywood / Thomas J. Slater -- Getting Judas right: the 1925 Ben-Hur as Jesus film and Biblical epic / Richard Walsh -- Take up the white man's burden: race and resistance to Ben-Hur / Barbara Ryan -- The erotics of the galley slave: male desire and Christian sacrifice in the 1959 film version of Ben-Hur / Ina Rae Hark -- Challenging a default Ben-Hur: a wish list / David Mayer
Control code
ocn934433726
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815653318
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt1hzbwt0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34906484
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)934433726
  • jstor081565331X

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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