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Title Pop fiction : the song in cinema / edited by Steve Lannin and Matthew Caley
Published Bristol ; Portland : Intellect Books, [2005]
©2005
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Contents Foreword; Introduction -- Steve Lannin and Matthew Caley; Garibaldi Fought Here -- Dave Beech; Heavy Rotation -- Matthew Caley; Two Jews Wander Through The Southland -- Elizabeth C. Hirschman; The Ambi-Diegesis Of My Funny Valentine -- Morris B. Holbrook; Music, Masculinity & Membership -- Ian Inglis; Fluid Figures: How To See Ghost[s] -- Steve Lannin; Reap Just What You Sow -- Miguel Mera; Blonde Abjection: Spectatorship & The Abject Anal Space In-Between -- Phil Powrie; Always Blue: Chet Baker's Voice -- John Roberts; From Bond To Blank -- Jeff Smith
Summary Pop Fiction's unique essays individually consider one song within a cinematic context. Unlike previous collected volumes about pop music in film, where a generalised approach has been adopted, this offers instead a close examination of two pervasive and significant mediums in combination. The collection introspects, assembling the pop song into various guises and documenting how individuals dissemble the multiple roles that the pop song plays in cinematic moments. The song as: role-play, memory trigger, narrator, ghost, marketing device, translator, alienator, membership rite etc. All provide
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Motion pictures and music.
Genre/Form Motion picture music.
Motion picture music.
Form Electronic book
Author Caley, Matthew.
Lannin, Steve.
ISBN 1280476745
184150078X (Paper)
184150906X (electronic bk.)
9781280476747
9781841500782 (Paper)
9781841509068 (electronic bk.)