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The Resource Contemporary Hollywood stardom, Martin Barker and Thomas Austin

Contemporary Hollywood stardom, Martin Barker and Thomas Austin

Label
Contemporary Hollywood stardom
Title
Contemporary Hollywood stardom
Statement of responsibility
Martin Barker and Thomas Austin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BDS
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1966-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Austin, Thomas
  • Barker, Martin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fame
  • Motion picture industry
  • Motion picture industry
  • Fame
Label
Contemporary Hollywood stardom, Martin Barker and Thomas Austin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (p. 273-285) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Star systems: -- Stars in the online universe: promotion, nudity, reverence / Paul McDonald -- Embodying an elastic self: the parametrics of contemporary stardom / Barry King -- Stardom in the willennium / Geoff King -- Putting away childish things: Jar Jar Binks and the 'virtual star' as an object of fan loathing / Matt Hills -- To affinity and beyond: Woody, Buzz and the new authenticity / Paul Wells -- -- 2. Star performances: -- Performing as a lady and a dame: reflections on acting and genre / Christine Geraghty -- From acting guru to Hollywood star: Lee Strasberg as actor / Sharon Marie Carnicke -- Men in suits: costume, performance and masculinity in the Batman films / Thomas Austin -- -- 3. Stars and their audiences: -- 'What interest does a fat Stallone have for action fan?': male film audiences and the structuring of stardom / Ian Huffer -- Stardom and distinction: Patrick Stewart as an agent of cultural mobility -- a study of theatre and film audiences in New York City / Máire Messenger Davies and Roberta Pearson -- 'A galaxy of stars to guarantee ratings': made-for-television movies and the female star system / Joanne Lacey -- -- 4. Stars and gender, generation, cultural identity: -- 'A woman in a male-dominated world': Jodie Foster, stardom and 90s Hollywood / Peter Krämer -- From tormented genius to sexual adventurer: stars and masculinity in the Jekyll and Hyde films / Cynthia Baron -- Scrambling Hollywood: Asian stars -- Asian American star cultures / Julian Stringer -- 'Peter Pan's my dad?!?' The man-child persona of Robin Williams / Ewan Kirkland -- -- 5. Star controversies: -- 'I went in search of Deborah Kerr, Jodie Foster and Julianne Moore but got Waylaid ... ' / Alan Lovell
Control code
99034080937x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
iv, 300 p.
Isbn
9780340809372
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Contemporary Hollywood stardom, Martin Barker and Thomas Austin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (p. 273-285) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Star systems: -- Stars in the online universe: promotion, nudity, reverence / Paul McDonald -- Embodying an elastic self: the parametrics of contemporary stardom / Barry King -- Stardom in the willennium / Geoff King -- Putting away childish things: Jar Jar Binks and the 'virtual star' as an object of fan loathing / Matt Hills -- To affinity and beyond: Woody, Buzz and the new authenticity / Paul Wells -- -- 2. Star performances: -- Performing as a lady and a dame: reflections on acting and genre / Christine Geraghty -- From acting guru to Hollywood star: Lee Strasberg as actor / Sharon Marie Carnicke -- Men in suits: costume, performance and masculinity in the Batman films / Thomas Austin -- -- 3. Stars and their audiences: -- 'What interest does a fat Stallone have for action fan?': male film audiences and the structuring of stardom / Ian Huffer -- Stardom and distinction: Patrick Stewart as an agent of cultural mobility -- a study of theatre and film audiences in New York City / Máire Messenger Davies and Roberta Pearson -- 'A galaxy of stars to guarantee ratings': made-for-television movies and the female star system / Joanne Lacey -- -- 4. Stars and gender, generation, cultural identity: -- 'A woman in a male-dominated world': Jodie Foster, stardom and 90s Hollywood / Peter Krämer -- From tormented genius to sexual adventurer: stars and masculinity in the Jekyll and Hyde films / Cynthia Baron -- Scrambling Hollywood: Asian stars -- Asian American star cultures / Julian Stringer -- 'Peter Pan's my dad?!?' The man-child persona of Robin Williams / Ewan Kirkland -- -- 5. Star controversies: -- 'I went in search of Deborah Kerr, Jodie Foster and Julianne Moore but got Waylaid ... ' / Alan Lovell
Control code
99034080937x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
iv, 300 p.
Isbn
9780340809372
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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