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The tenth muse : writing about cinema in the modernist period / Laura Marcus.

By: Marcus, Laura.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010Description: xv, 562 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780199590308 (pbk.); 0199590303 (pbk.); 9780199230273 (hbk.).Subject(s): Film reviews | Motion pictures and literature | Modernism (Aesthetics)DDC classification: 791.4375 Online resources: Contributor biographical information | Publisher description | Table of contents only
Contents:
Contents List of Illustrations ; Introduction ; 1. The Things that Move: Early Film and Literature ; 2. The Shadow on the Screen: Virginia Woolf and the Cinema ; 3. 'A new form of true beauty': Aesthetics and Early Film Criticism 4. 'The cinema mind': Film Criticism and Film Culture in 1920s Britain ; 5. The Moment of Close Up ; Coda: The Coming of Sound
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First published 2007, first published in paperback 2010, with corrections.

Winner of Modern Language Association James Russell Lowell Prize 2007.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [520]-543) and index.

Contents List of Illustrations ; Introduction ; 1. The Things that Move: Early Film and Literature ; 2. The Shadow on the Screen: Virginia Woolf and the Cinema ; 3. 'A new form of true beauty': Aesthetics and Early Film Criticism 4. 'The cinema mind': Film Criticism and Film Culture in 1920s Britain ; 5. The Moment of Close Up ; Coda: The Coming of Sound

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