The Resource Passionate politics : the cultural work of American melodrama from the early republic to the present, edited by Ralph J. Poole and Ilka Saal, (electronic resource)

Passionate politics : the cultural work of American melodrama from the early republic to the present, edited by Ralph J. Poole and Ilka Saal, (electronic resource)

Label
Passionate politics : the cultural work of American melodrama from the early republic to the present
Title
Passionate politics
Title remainder
the cultural work of American melodrama from the early republic to the present
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ralph J. Poole and Ilka Saal
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CDX
Dewey number
812.052709 22
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS336.M44
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
Passionate politics : the cultural work of American melodrama from the early republic to the present, edited by Ralph J. Poole and Ilka Saal, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Color
other
Contents
Passionate politics : an introduction / Ralph J. Poole and Ilka Saal -- A weep in the dark : tears and the cinematic experience / Julian Hanich -- Performing hybridity in historical melodrama of the early republic / Constance J. Post -- Melodramatic tactics and the issue of slavery in Dion Boucicault's The octoroon / Uwe Juras -- Feasting on the fruits of the mulberry tree : the metamorphoses of Henry James's Pyramus and Thisbe / Verena Laschinger -- Realist melodrama : innovations in the premodernist American stage and Eugene Walter's The easiest way / Sämi Ludwig -- Love, home, and happiness : proletarian melodrama and the New Deal / Ilka Saal -- Melodrama and the American combat film / Agnieszka M. Soltysik -- Internal hybrids : the westerner as melodramatic victim / Christof Decker -- Shattering unity : color, costume, and nostalgia in Far from heaven / Ralph J. Poole
Control code
ocn432994873
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (247 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443809535
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
219307
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33268277
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)432994873
  • ebsco1443809535

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