The Resource Planks of reason : essays on the horror film, edited by Barry Keith Grant

Planks of reason : essays on the horror film, edited by Barry Keith Grant

Label
Planks of reason : essays on the horror film
Title
Planks of reason
Title remainder
essays on the horror film
Statement of responsibility
edited by Barry Keith Grant
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.H6
LC item number
P56 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Grant, Barry Keith
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  • Horror films
  • Horror films-history and criticism
  • Films d'horreur
  • Horror films
  • Horrorfilm
  • Aufsatzsammlung
Label
Planks of reason : essays on the horror film, edited by Barry Keith Grant
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 391-414
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Aesthetics of fright
  • Morris Dickstein
  • The Gothic: a literary genre's transition to film
  • Charlene Bunnell
  • Subgenres in horror pictures: the pentagram, Faust and Philotetes
  • Joseph Reed
  • The witch in film: myth and reality
  • Sharon Russell
  • 'Canyons of nightmare': the Jewish horror film/
  • Lester D. Friedman
  • The mummy's pool
  • Daughters of darkness: the Lesbian vampire on film
  • Bonnie Zimmerman
  • An introduction to the American horror film
  • Robin Wood
  • Eros and Syphilization: the contemporary horror film
  • Dana B. Polan
  • King Kong: Ape and essence
  • Noel Carroll
  • Film, society and ideas: Nosferatu and Horror of Dracula
  • Lane Roth
  • Bruce Kawin
  • The idea of Apocalypse in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
  • Christopher Sharrett
  • Archetypal landscape and Jaws
  • Jonathan Lemkin
  • The comic and the grotesque in James Whale's Frankenstein films
  • Janice R. Welsch
  • and
  • Syndy M. Conger
  • Biological alchemy and the films of David Cronenberg
  • Mary B. Campbell
  • Faith and idolatry in the horror film
  • The enemy within: the economy of violence in The Hills Have Eyes
  • D.N. Rodowick
  • Halloween: suspense, aggression and the look
  • Steve Neale
  • Enunciation and the production of horror in White Zombie
  • Edward Lowry
  • and
  • Richard deCordova
  • J.P. Telotte
  • Conditions of pleasure in horror cinema
  • Dennis Giles
  • Monster movies: a sexual theory
  • Walter Evans
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 428 pages
Isbn
9780810821569
Lccn
84010592
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10823536
  • (OCoLC)ocm10823536
Label
Planks of reason : essays on the horror film, edited by Barry Keith Grant
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 391-414
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Aesthetics of fright
  • Morris Dickstein
  • The Gothic: a literary genre's transition to film
  • Charlene Bunnell
  • Subgenres in horror pictures: the pentagram, Faust and Philotetes
  • Joseph Reed
  • The witch in film: myth and reality
  • Sharon Russell
  • 'Canyons of nightmare': the Jewish horror film/
  • Lester D. Friedman
  • The mummy's pool
  • Daughters of darkness: the Lesbian vampire on film
  • Bonnie Zimmerman
  • An introduction to the American horror film
  • Robin Wood
  • Eros and Syphilization: the contemporary horror film
  • Dana B. Polan
  • King Kong: Ape and essence
  • Noel Carroll
  • Film, society and ideas: Nosferatu and Horror of Dracula
  • Lane Roth
  • Bruce Kawin
  • The idea of Apocalypse in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
  • Christopher Sharrett
  • Archetypal landscape and Jaws
  • Jonathan Lemkin
  • The comic and the grotesque in James Whale's Frankenstein films
  • Janice R. Welsch
  • and
  • Syndy M. Conger
  • Biological alchemy and the films of David Cronenberg
  • Mary B. Campbell
  • Faith and idolatry in the horror film
  • The enemy within: the economy of violence in The Hills Have Eyes
  • D.N. Rodowick
  • Halloween: suspense, aggression and the look
  • Steve Neale
  • Enunciation and the production of horror in White Zombie
  • Edward Lowry
  • and
  • Richard deCordova
  • J.P. Telotte
  • Conditions of pleasure in horror cinema
  • Dennis Giles
  • Monster movies: a sexual theory
  • Walter Evans
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 428 pages
Isbn
9780810821569
Lccn
84010592
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10823536
  • (OCoLC)ocm10823536

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