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Moving Women: The Touring Actress as Vector of Political Change
31
May
2018

Moving Women: The Touring Actress as Vector of Political Change

In 1869, one year before the first women’s suffrage bill was presented in the British parliament, John Stuart Mill published his treatise on the subjection of...
Tania Evans  ‘Cripples and Bastards and Broken Things’:Negotiating Masculinity through Fantasy Genre Conventions in A Song of Ice and Fire and Game of Thrones
24
May
2018

Tania Evans ‘Cripples and Bastards and Broken Things’:Negotiating Masculinity through Fantasy Genre Conventions in A Song of Ice and Fire and Game of Thrones

Hegemonic models of masculinity that are based upon violence, domination, and invulnerability are recognised by scholars as damaging for the individuals who...
Unexpected Intimacy: William Forsythe’s Alignigung (2016) and German Integration
17
May
2018

Unexpected Intimacy: William Forsythe’s Alignigung (2016) and German Integration

William Forsythe continues to embark on new aesthetic territory by exploring choreographic objects—not necessarily related to a body ‘but rather an alternative...
Unconscious Self‐Appraisals in Literary Works
10
May
2018

Unconscious Self‐Appraisals in Literary Works

Ezra Pound struck a pencil through the lines in The Waste Land manuscript that referred to thewriting of bad poetry. Similarly, his mentee Hemingway cut a...
Gail Jones - The Death of Noah Glass
06
May
2018

Gail Jones - The Death of Noah Glass

Gail Jones’s mesmerising new novel tells a story about parents and children, and explores the overlapping patterns that life makes. In The Death of Noah Glass...
The Roman-fleuve and the Rebirth of the Author
03
May
2018

The Roman-fleuve and the Rebirth of the Author

Loosely comparable to earlier multi-volume works such as Balzac’s Comédie humaine and Zola’s Les Rougon-Macquart, the roman-fleuve was one of the most...
The Chinese Film Market and Hollywood, Or, How China is Remaking the Global Film Industry
29
Mar
2018

The Chinese Film Market and Hollywood, Or, How China is Remaking the Global Film Industry

Nobody can deny how significant the Chinese film market is in the global film industries today. Most industry experts and market analysts now safely predict...

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