new books for review: Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Televisio

IAMHIST received copies of the following books and is looking for reviewers (Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television). If you are interested, just send a message (mentioning the full title of the book) to the associate and book review editors Ciara Chambers : iamhistreviews@gmail.com. It would help if you could tell us a bit about your own research and expertise and/or why you are interested in reviewing this title. Please do also communicate your full postal address in case the book is still available for review.

 

JUST IN:

Burke, Wendy. Images of Occupation in Dutch Film. Amsterdam University Press, 2017.

http://en.aup.nl/books/9789089648549-images-of-occupation-in-dutch-film.html

 

Chatterji, Shoma A. The Cinema of Bimal Roy. Sage, 2017.

https://in.sagepub.com/en-in/sas/the-cinema-of-bimal-roy/book258442

 

Deocampo, Nick (ed). Early Cinema in Asia. Indiana University Press, 2017.

http://www.iupress.indiana.edu/product_info.php?products_id=808851

 

Fischer, Thomas and Thomas Schuhbauer. Geschichte in Film und Fernsehen: Theorie-Praxis-Berufsfelder. UTB, 2016.

http://www.utb-shop.de/geschichte-in-film-und-fernsehen-9296.html

 

Handyside, Fiona. Sofia Coppola: A Cinema of Girlhood. I.B. Tauris, 2017.

http://www.ibtauris.com/books/the%20arts/film%20tv%20%20radio/films%20cinema/film%20theory%20%20criticism/sofia%20coppola%20a%20cinema%20of%20girlhood

 

Jacobs, Steven et al. Screening Statues: Sculpture and Cinema. Edinburgh University Press, 2017.

https://edinburghuniversitypress.com/book-screening-statues.html

 

Long, Christian B. The Imaginary Geography of Hollywood Cinema 1960-2000. University of Chicago Press, 2017.

http://press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book/distributed/I/bo27342816.html

 

Mollet, Tracey Louise. Cartoons in Hard Times: The Animated Shorts of Disney and Warner Brothers in Depress and War 1932-1945. Bloomsbury, 2017.

https://www.bloomsbury.com/au/cartoons-in-hard-times-9781501328749/

 

Ostrowska, Dorota et al (eds). Popular Cinemas in East Central Europe. I.B. Tauris, 2017.

http://www.ibtauris.com/books/the%20arts/film%20tv%20%20radio/films%20cinema/popular%20cinemas%20in%20central%20europe%20a%20film%20history

 

Paulicelli, Eugenia et al (eds). Film, Fashion and the 1960s. Indiana University Press, 2017.

http://www.iupress.indiana.edu/product_info.php?products_id=808857

 

Ravetto-Biagioli. Mythopoetic Cinema: On the Ruins of European Identity. Columbia University Press, 2017.

https://cup.columbia.edu/book/mythopoetic-cinema/9780231182195

 

Schulman Bruce J. and Julian E. Zelizer. Media Nation: the Political History of News in Modern America. University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017.

http://www.upenn.edu/pennpress/book/15656.html

 

Schmid, Marion. Chantal Akerman. Manchester University Press, reprinted 2017.

http://www.manchesteruniversitypress.co.uk/9780719077166/

 

Strandgaard Jensen, Helle. From Superman to Social Realism: Children’s Media and Scandinavian Childhood. John Benhamins,

https://benjamins.com/#catalog/books/clcc.6/main

 

 

BOOKS THAT ARE STILL AVAILABLE FROM EARLIER LISTS:

 

Hagener, Malte, Vinzenz Hediger and Alena Strohmaier (eds). The State of Post Cinema. Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.

http://www.palgrave.com/gb/book/9781137529381

 

Casetti, Francesco (ed). Early Film Theories in Italy 1896-1922. Amsterdam University Press, 2017.

http://en.aup.nl/books/9789089648556-early-film-theories-in-italy-1896-1922.html

 

Zimmermann, Patricia R. and Scott MacDonald (eds). The Flaherty: Decades in the Cause of Independent Cinema. Indiana University Press, 2017.

http://www.iupress.indiana.edu/product_info.php?products_id=808635

 

Carlsson, Ulla and David Goldberg (eds). The Legacy of Peter Forsskål: 250 Years of Freedom of Expression. Nordicom, 2017.

http://www.nordicom.gu.se/en/publikationer/legacy-peter-forsskal

 

Schrey, Domink. Analoge Nostalgie In Der Digitalen Medienkultur. Kulturverlag Kadmos, 2017.

http://www.kulturverlag-kadmos.de/buch/analoge-nostalgie-in-der-digitalen-medienkultur.html

 

Frankel, Glenn. High Noon: The Hollywood Blacklist and the Making of an American Classic. Bloomsbury, 2017.

https://www.bloomsbury.com/us/high-noon-9781620409480/

 

Winston, Brian, Gail Vanstone and Wang Chi. The Art of Documenting: Documentary in the 21st Century.  Bloomsbury, 2017.

https://www.google.ie/search?q=brian+winston+the+art+of+documenting&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&client=firefox-b-ab&gws_rd=cr&dcr=0&ei=xdevWbr3LMjXgAbosoDYBg

 

Taylor-Jones, Kate. Divine Work, Japanese Colonial Cinema and its Legacy. Bloomsbury, 2017.

https://www.bloomsbury.com/us/divine-work-japanese-colonial-cinema-and-its-legacy-9781501306136/

 

Oldham, Joseph. Paranoid Visions: Spies, Conspiracies and the Secret State in British Television Drama. Manchester University Press, 2017.

http://www.manchesteruniversitypress.co.uk/9781784994150/

 

Chaplin, Felicity. La Parisienne in Cinema: Between Art and Life.  Manchester University Press, 2017.

http://www.manchesteruniversitypress.co.uk/9781526109538/

 

Mai, Joseph. Robert Guédiguian. Manchester University Press, 2017.

http://www.manchesteruniversitypress.co.uk/9780719096471/

 

Macror, Alison. Rewrite Man: the Life and Career of Screenwriter Warren Skaaren. University of Texas Press, 2017.

https://utpress.utexas.edu/books/alison-macor-rewrite-man

Books for review – Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television

IAMHIST received copies of the following books and is looking for reviewers (Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television). If you are interested, just send a message (mentioning the full title of the book) to the associate and book review editors Ciara Chambers and Katharina Niemeyer: iamhistreviews@gmail.com. It would help if you could tell us a bit about your own research and expertise and/or why you are interested in reviewing this title. Please do also communicate your full postal address in case the book is still available for review.

 

Alberti, John. The Killing. Wayne State University Press, 2017.

 

fBurnett, Colin. The Invention of Robert Bresson. Indiana University Press, 2017.

 

Chion, Michel. Words on the Screen. Columbia University Press, 2017.

 

Cramer, Michael. Utopian Television: Rossellini, Watkins, and Godard Beyond Cinema. University of Minnesota Press, 2017.

 

Espiritu, Talitha, Passionate Revolutions. The Media and the Rise and Fall of the Marcos regime, Ohio University Press, 2017. Already assigned for review !

 

Moss, Joshua Louis, Why Harry met Sally. Subversive Jewishness, Anglo-christian power and the rhetoric of modern love, Texas University Press, 2017.Already assigned for review !

 

Londina, Cathleen. The Today Show: Transforming Morning Television. Rowman& Littlefield, 2017.

 

Malkowski, Jennifer. Dying in Full Detail: Morality and the Digital Documentary. Duke University Press, 2017.

 

Michelson, Annette. On the Eve of the Future: Selected Writings on Film. MIT Press, 2017.

 

Miklitsch, Robert. The Red and the Black: American Film Noir in the 1950s. University of Illinois Press, 2017. Already assigned for review !

 

Wagner, James. Jazz and Cocktails: Rethinking Race and the Sound of Film Noir. University of Texas Press, 2017.

 

2016 books

Sonnevend, Julia, Stories Without Borders – The Berlin Wall and the Making of a Global Iconic Event, Oxford University Press, 2016.

 

Zamora, Andres. Featuring Post-National Spain: Film Essays. Liverpool University Press, 2016.

 

Yogerst, Chris. From the Headlines to Hollywood: the Birth and Boom of Warner Brothers. Rowman& Littlefield, 2016. Already assigned for review !

 

Imre, Aniko. TV Socialism. Duke University Press, 2016.

 

Fuhrmann, Arnika. Ghostly Desires: Queer Sexuality and Vernacular Buddhism in Contemporary Thai Cinema. Duke University Press, 2016.

 

Gillespie, Michael. Film Blackness: American Cinema and the Idea of Black Film. Duke University Press, 2016.

 

Lawrence, Novotnyh and Gerald Butters, eds. Beyond Blaxploitation. Wayne State University Press, 2016.

 

Deleyto, Celestino. From Tinseltown to Bordertown: Los Angeles on Film. Wayne State University Press, 2016.

 

Kuc, Kamila. Visons of Avant-Garde Film: Polish Cinematic Experiments from Expressionism to Constructivism. Indiana University Press, 2016.

 

Creech, Jennifer. Mothers, Comrades, and Outcasts in East German Women’s Films. Indiana University Press, 2016.

 

Geller, Theresa. The X-Files. Wayne State University Press, 2016.

 

Peleg, Yaron. Directed by God: Jewishness in Contemporary Israeli Film and Television. University of Texas Press, 2016.

 

 

Papazian, Elizabeth and Caroline Eades, eds. The Essay Film: Dialogue, Politics, Utopia. Wallflower Press, 2016.

 

Gallinat, Anselma. Narratives in the Making: Writing the East German Past in the Democratic Present. Berghahn Books, 2017.

 

Schoonover, Karl and Rosalind Galt. Queer Cinema in the World. Duke University Press, 2016.

 

Paul, William. When Movies Were Theater: Architecture, Exhibition, and the Evolution of American Film. Columbia University Press, 2016. Already assigned for review !

 

Elison, William, Christian Novetzke and Andy Rotman. Amar, Akbar, Anthony: Bollywood, Brotherhood, and the Nation. Harvard University Press, 2016.Already assigned for review !

 

Richard, Jeffrey. Cinema and Radio in Britain and America, 1920-60. Manchester University Press, 2016.

 

 

Hilger, Michael. Native Americans in the Movies: Portrayals from Silent Films to the Present. Rowman& Littlefield, 2016.

 

 

Mazierska, Ewa and Alfredo Suppia, eds. Red Alert: Marxist Approaches to Science Fiction Cinema, Wayne State University Press, 2016.

 

Frey, Mattias. Extreme Cinema: the Transgressive Rhetoric of Today’s Art Film Culture. Rutgers Unversity Press, 2016. Already assigned for review !

 

Dewey, Donald. Buccaneer: James Stuart Blackton and the Birth of American Movies. Rowman& Littlefield, 2016.

 

Jacobson, Brian. Studios Before the System: Architecture, Technology and the Emergence of Cinematic Space. Columbia University Press, 2015.

 

Shary, Timothy and Nancy McVittie. Fade to Gray: Aging the American Cinema. University of Texas Press, 2016. Already assigned for review !

 

Halligan, Benjamin. Desires for Realty: Radicalism and Revolution in Western European Film. Berghahn Books, 2016.

 

De Baecque, Antoine and Noel Herpe. Eric Rohmmer: A Biography. Columbia University Press, 2016. Already assigned for review !

 

Neupert, Richard. John Lasseter. University of Illinois Press, 2016.

 

Mortenson, Erik. Ambiguous Borderlands: Shadow Imagery in Cole War American Culture. Southern Illinois University Press, 2016.

 

Wright, Julia. Men with Stakes: Masculinity and the Gothic in US Television. Manchester University Press, 2016. Already assigned for review !

 

Abrams, Nathan, ed. Hidden in Plain Sight: Jews and Jewishness in British Film, Television, and Popular Culture. Northwestern University Press, 2016.

 

Guynn, William. Unspeakable Histories: Film and the Experience of Catastrophe. Columbia University Press, 2016.

September 2017: IAMHIST received a brand new copy of the following books and is looking for reviewers

IAMHIST received a brand new copy of the following books and is looking for reviewers (Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television). If you are interested, just send a message (mentioning the full title of the book) to the associate and book review editors Ciara Chambers and Katharina Niemeyer: iamhistreviews@gmail.com. It would help if you could tell us a bit about your own research and expertise and/or why you are interested in reviewing this title. Please do also communicate your full postal address in case the book is still available for review.

 

Casetti, Francesco (ed). Early Film Theories in Italy 1896-1922. Amsterdam University Press, 2017.

Carlsson, Ulla and David Goldberg (eds). The Legacy of Peter Forsskål: 250 Years of Freedom of Expression. Nordicom, 2017

Chaplin, Felicity. La Parisienne in Cinema: Between Art and Life. Manchester University Press, 2017.

(already assigned for review) Chan, Felicia. Cosmopolitan Cinema: Cross-cultural Encounters in East Asian Film. I.B. Tauris, 2017.

Frankel, Glenn. High Noon: The Hollywood Blacklist and the Making of an American Classic. Bloomsbury, 2017.

(already assigned for review) Gerber, Adrian. Zwischen Propaganda und Unterhaltung: Das Kino in der Schweiz zur Seit des Ersten Weltkriegs. Schuren, 2017.

Griffin, Sean. Free and Easy? A Defining History of the American Film Musical Genre. Wiley Blackwell, 2018

Hagener, Malte, Vinzenz Hediger and Alena Strohmaier (eds). The State of Post Cinema. Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.

Haimson Lushkov, Ayelet. You Win or You Die: the Ancient World of Game of Thrones. I.B. Tauris, 2017.

Hagener, Malte, Vinzenz Hediger and Alena Strohmaier (eds). The State of Post Cinema. Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.

(already assigned for review) Killen, Adreas. Homo Cinematicus: Science, Motion Pictures, and the Making of Modern Germany. University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017.

(already assigned for review) Lameris, Bregt. Film Museum Practice and Film Historiography. Amsterdam University Press, 2017.

Macror, Alison. Rewrite Man: the Life and Career of Screenwriter Warren Skaaren. University of Texas Press, 2017.

(already assigned for review) McNamara, Martha and Karan Sheldon. Amateur Movie Making: Aesthetics of the Everyday in New England Film 1915-1960. Indiana University Press, 2017.

Mai, Joseph. Robert Guédiguian. Manchester University Press, 2017.

(already assigned for review) – Martin, Deborah and Deborah Shaw (eds). Latin American Women Filmmakers: Production, Politics, Poetics. I.B. Tauris, 2017.

Most, Stephen. Stories Make the World: Reflections on Storytelling and the Art of the Documentary. Berghan Books, 2017.

Oldham, Joseph. Paranoid Visions: Spies, Conspiracies and the Secret State in British Television Drama. Manchester University Press, 2017.

Schrey, Domink. Analoge Nostalgie In Der Digitalen Medienkultur. Kulturverlag Kadmos, 2017.

Taylor-Jones, Kate. Divine Work, Japanese Colonial Cinema and its Legacy. Bloomsbury, 2017.

Winston, Brian, Gail Vanstone and Wang Chi. The Art of Documenting: Documentary in the 21st Century. Bloomsbury, 2017.

Zimmermann, Patricia R. and Scott MacDonald (eds). The Flaherty: Decades in the Cause of Independent Cinema. Indiana University Press, 2017.

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