François Crépeau, Petrice R. Flowers, Peter Penz, Florence Padovani, Nicholas Van Hear, Barb Wigley, Betul Celik, Marita Eastmond, Susan Kneebone, Loren B. Landau, Elspeth Guild, Heather Devere, Keryn McDermott, JaneVerbitsky, René Bruin, Kees Wouters Edited by
Francois Crepeau, Delphine Nakache, Michael Collyer, Nathaniel H. Goetz, Art Hansen
The Big Show looks at the role played by cinema in British cultural life during World War One. Hammond shows how the British film industry and British audiences responded to the traumatic effects of the War, and contends that the War’s significant effect was to expedite the cultural acceptance of cinema into the fabric of British social life.
Since The Théâtre du Grand-Guignol closed its doors forty years ago, the genre has been overlooked by critics and theatre historians. This book reconsiders the importance and influence of the Grand-Guignol within its social, cultural and historical contexts, and is the first attempt at a major evaluation of the genre as performance.
<p><p><BR>From the authors of the successful <em>Grand-Guignol </em>and <em>London’s Grand Guignol</em> - also published by UEP – this book includes translations of a further eleven plays, adding significantly to the repertoire of Grand-Guignol plays available in the English language.</p><BR><P></p>
A companion to UEP’s Grand-Guignol: The French Theatre of Horror (now in its third reprint). London’s Grand Guignol was established in the early 1920s at the Little Theatre in the West End. It was a high-profile venture that enjoyed popular success as much as critical controversy.
Elizabeth Boa, Gail K. Hart, Robert C. Holub, Patricia Howe, Ann Jefferson, Rosemary Lloyd, Jann Matlock, Professor Mary Orr, Ricarda Schmidt, Naomi Segal, Professor Lesley Sharpe, Judith Still Edited by
Professor Mary Orr, Professor Lesley Sharpe
From Goethe to Gide brings together twelve essays on canonical male writers commissioned from leading specialists from Britain and North America. These essays, aimed at final year undergraduates and postgraduates, focus on Rousseau, Goethe, Schiller, Hoffmann, Stendhal, Baudelaire, Flaubert, Heine, Fontane, Zola, Kafka, Gide.
J. R. Andrews, K. Atkinson, C.M. Bristow, Roger Burt, R. A. Cullingford, E.M. Durrance, R. P. Edwards, P. Granger, M. B. Hart, M. J. Heath, K. P. Issac, F. W. A. A. Lucas, D. A. C. Manning, D. Robinson, R. C. Scrivener, E.B. Selwood, R. K. Shail, T. J. Shepherd, J. M. Thomas, J. Willis-Richards Edited by
E.B. Selwood, E.M. Durrance, C.M. Bristow
The geology of Cornwall has been the subject of continuing investigation since the end of the seventeenth century. A literature of great historical interest exists, and this is analysed in this book alongside a wide-ranging review of the current position and assessments of the environmental consequences of rock and mineral exploitation.
Edmund S. Higgins MD, Mark S. George MD Foreword by
Michael R. Trimble MD FRCP FRCPsych
Brain Stimulation Therapies for Clinicians provides a clear and straightforward analysis of its many therapeutic applications and the technologies and techniques involved in each. This book is an essential reference for any clinician considering the use of electrical stimulation therapies.
Scott E. Buchanan, Patrick R. Cotter, Stephen D. Shaffer, David A. Breaux, Wayne Parent, Huey Perry, Charles Prysby, Michael Nelson, Andrew Dowdle, Joseph D. Giammo, Ronald Keith Gaddie, R. Bruce Anderson, Zachary D. Baumann, M. V. Hood, Seth C. McKee, John C. Green, Lyman A. Kellstedt, Corwin E. Smidt, James L. Guth Edited by
Charles S. Bullock III, Mark J. Rozell