Books in Motion
Adaptation, Intertextuality, AuthorshipeBook - 2005
Books in Motion addresses the hybrid, interstitial field of film adaptation. The introductory essay integrates a retrospective survey of the development of adaptation studies with a forceful argument about their centrality to any history of culture--any discussion, that is, of the transformation and transmission of texts and meanings in and across cultures. The thirteen especially composed essays that follow, organised into four sections headed 'Paradoxes of Fidelity', 'Authors, Auteurs, Adaptation', 'Contexts, Intertexts, Adaptation' and 'Beyond Adaptation', variously illustrate that claim by.
Publisher: Amsterdam ; New York : Rodopi, 2005.
Characteristics: data file 1 online resource (289 pages) : illustrations.