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Published: 01 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378914
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7891-4
Published: 01 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378914-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7891-4
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393542-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9354-2
Published: 13 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007197-023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0719-7
...Ev er y Da y I W rit e th e Bo ok · Am ita va K um ar In Praise of Nonfiction Here s a credo that many of my colleagues might find disturbing: I prefer reading nonfiction instead of most academic writing. And I encourage my students to write nonfiction too. If it makes my colleagues feel better, I...
Published: 01 August 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393009-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9300-9
Published: 05 February 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021315-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2131-5
... performing. She has retreated to her family home in Paco, which has been closed to visitors. gossip: fiction and nonfictiontwelve Gossip: Fiction and Nonfiction 87 Dimples is back onstage with numbers she has learned from the Hollywood stars themselves. A friend of the actress has shared that she is eager...
Series: Latin America Otherwise
Published: 28 August 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383284-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8328-4
... anxieties about criminality while making visible expanded methods of social control under the regime of Porfirio Díaz (1876–1910). When widespread unrest exploded into revolution in 1910, illustrated journalism and nonfiction compilation films worked to capture and ideologically manage violent acts...
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By Brenda R. Weber
Published: 13 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005292-345
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0529-2
... termed a nonfiction tele vi sion program real ity tv if it appears to be unscripted and tv documentary if it does not have a director credited through imdb (Internet Movie Data Base). This list is not meant to be encyclopedic of all Mormon- related media fare. Instead, it is a reference for the media...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372899-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7289-9
... about criminality while making visible expanded methods of social control under the regime of Porfirio Díaz (1876–1910). When widespread unrest exploded into revolution in 1910, illustrated journalism and nonfiction compilation films worked to capture and ideologically manage violent acts of sabotage...
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By Amitava Kumar
Published: 13 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007197-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0719-7
...Ev er y Da y I W rit e th e Bo ok · Am ita va K um ar Running There is a book of interviews with nonfiction writers most of them would be described as journalists with a literary calling that I consult often for what it has to ofer in terms of advice about how to write a first paragraph, tips...
Published: 26 February 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021308-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2130-8
... films, fiction- nonfiction hybrids, and videotaped per for mance art and the- ater. Her work illustrates a deep understanding of cinematic form, often blurring the lines between experimental fiction and nonfiction conven- tions; diegetic and nondiegetic cinematic per for mance modes; and diff er- ent...
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By Amitava Kumar
Published: 13 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007197-035
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0719-7
..., but results in books that appear welcoming to nonspecialists. Despite his claims on having given up on theory, I have always felt that his reading of the thinkers he named in his interview was responsible for the reason why not only Franzen s fiction but also his nonfiction, by which I mean his essays...
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By Amitava Kumar
Published: 13 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007197-062
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0719-7
... this exercise in other classes, including nonfiction. In my journalism class for undergraduates, I take the poem Waiting for Icarus by Muriel Rukeyser and ask students to rewrite it as a bad news report.2 The point of the exercise isn t simply to teach students to avoid stating the obvious but, in the broader...
Series: a Cultural Politics Book
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013181-020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1318-1
... their talented students to read science fiction or nonfiction (as was the case with a certain Hans Dominik in Berlin- Charlottenburg), they tended to be more interested in affirming their own glory than in the prospect of shattering the boundary between fiction and a constructed real ity. That is precisely what...
Published: 01 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378914-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7891-4
Published: 01 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378914-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7891-4
Published: 01 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378914-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7891-4
Published: 01 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378914-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7891-4
Published: 01 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378914-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7891-4