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The Resource The medieval hero on screen : representations from Beowulf to Buffy, edited by Martha W. Driver and Sid Ray ; with a foreword by Jonathan Rosenbaum

The medieval hero on screen : representations from Beowulf to Buffy, edited by Martha W. Driver and Sid Ray ; with a foreword by Jonathan Rosenbaum

Label
The medieval hero on screen : representations from Beowulf to Buffy
Title
The medieval hero on screen
Title remainder
representations from Beowulf to Buffy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Martha W. Driver and Sid Ray ; with a foreword by Jonathan Rosenbaum
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Driver, Martha W
  • Ray, Sid
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heroes in motion pictures
  • Middle Ages in motion pictures
  • Literature, Medieval
Label
The medieval hero on screen : representations from Beowulf to Buffy, edited by Martha W. Driver and Sid Ray ; with a foreword by Jonathan Rosenbaum
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Jonathan Rosenbaum -- Preface : Hollywood knights / Martha W. Driver and Sid Ray -- What's accuracy got to do with it? Historicity and authenticity in medieval film / Martha W. Driver -- Heroism and alienation through language in The lord of the rings / David Salo -- Authenticating realism in medieval film / William F. Woods -- Kid crusaders : heroic children on film / Martha W. Driver -- Shirley Temple and the Guys and dolls of the round table / Kevin J. Harty -- Boys to men : medievalism and masculinity in Star wars and E.T., the extra-terrestrial / Tom Henthorne -- Iron maidens : medieval female heroes on film / Martha W. Driver -- Girls on film : medieval virginity in the cinema / Anke Bernau -- Chivalric virtues in female form : Crouching tiger, hidden dragon's Wudan warrior princess as medieval hero / Diana E. Slampyak -- Not your typical knight : the emerging on-screen defender / Susan Butvin Sainato -- Time bandits : contemporary appropriations / Sid Ray -- The hagiography of steel : the hero's weapon and its place in pop culture / Carl James Grindley -- The way of the wizard : reflections of Merlin on film / Michael A. Torregrossa -- Hard day's knights : First knight, A knight's tale, and Black knight / Caroline Jewers -- "Stond and delyvr" : teaching the medieval movie / Martha W. Driver -- Oh, what a lovely war! Joan of Arc on screen / Edward Benson -- The hero in the classroom / John M. Ganim
Control code
55738214
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 268 pages
Isbn
9780786419265
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004014708
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The medieval hero on screen : representations from Beowulf to Buffy, edited by Martha W. Driver and Sid Ray ; with a foreword by Jonathan Rosenbaum
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Jonathan Rosenbaum -- Preface : Hollywood knights / Martha W. Driver and Sid Ray -- What's accuracy got to do with it? Historicity and authenticity in medieval film / Martha W. Driver -- Heroism and alienation through language in The lord of the rings / David Salo -- Authenticating realism in medieval film / William F. Woods -- Kid crusaders : heroic children on film / Martha W. Driver -- Shirley Temple and the Guys and dolls of the round table / Kevin J. Harty -- Boys to men : medievalism and masculinity in Star wars and E.T., the extra-terrestrial / Tom Henthorne -- Iron maidens : medieval female heroes on film / Martha W. Driver -- Girls on film : medieval virginity in the cinema / Anke Bernau -- Chivalric virtues in female form : Crouching tiger, hidden dragon's Wudan warrior princess as medieval hero / Diana E. Slampyak -- Not your typical knight : the emerging on-screen defender / Susan Butvin Sainato -- Time bandits : contemporary appropriations / Sid Ray -- The hagiography of steel : the hero's weapon and its place in pop culture / Carl James Grindley -- The way of the wizard : reflections of Merlin on film / Michael A. Torregrossa -- Hard day's knights : First knight, A knight's tale, and Black knight / Caroline Jewers -- "Stond and delyvr" : teaching the medieval movie / Martha W. Driver -- Oh, what a lovely war! Joan of Arc on screen / Edward Benson -- The hero in the classroom / John M. Ganim
Control code
55738214
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 268 pages
Isbn
9780786419265
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004014708
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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