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The Resource This thing of ours : investigating The Sopranos, edited by David Lavery

This thing of ours : investigating The Sopranos, edited by David Lavery

Label
This thing of ours : investigating The Sopranos
Title
This thing of ours
Title remainder
investigating The Sopranos
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Lavery
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As a work of popular culture, an innovative television series and a media phenomenon, 'The Sopranos' has made an impact throughout the world. This text investigates both the wide appeal and controversial reception of this highly-debated drama
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1992.77.S66
LC item number
T49 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lavery, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mafia
  • Crime on television
  • Organized crime
Label
This thing of ours : investigating The Sopranos, edited by David Lavery
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-277) 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
"Coming heavy": the significance of The Sopranos / David Lavery -- Our mobsters, ourselves / Ellen Willis -- The Sopranos: the gangster redux / Albert Auster -- David Chase, The Sopranos, and television creativity / David Lavery and Robert J. Thompson -- Naked bodies, three showings a week, and no commercials: The Sopranos as a nuts-and-bolts triumph of non-network TV / Paul Levinson -- Way north of New Jersey: a Canadian experience of The Sopranos / Dawn Elizabeth B. Johnston -- The Sopranos as HBO brand equity: the art of commerce in the age of digital reproduction / Mark C. Rogers, Michael Epstein, and Jimmie L. Reeves -- "I dread you"?: married to the mob in The godfather, Goodfellas, and The Sopranos / Cindy Donatelli and Sharon Alward -- "Fat fuck! Why don't you take a look in the mirror?": weight, body image, and masculinity in The sopranos / Avi Santo -- One for the boys? The sopranos and its male British audience / Joanne Lacey -- "Cunnilingus and psychiatry have brought us to this": Livia and the logic of false hoods in the first season of The Sopranos / Joseph S. Walker -- "TV ruined the movies": television, Tarantino, and the intimate world of The Sopranos / Glen Creeber -- Mobbed up: The Sopranos and the modern gangster film / David Pattie -- Beyond the bada bing!: negotiating female narrative authority in The Sopranos / Kim Akass and Janet McCabe -- Wiseguy opera: music for Sopranos / Kevin Fellezs -- No(rth Jersey) sense of place: the cultural geography (and media ecology) of The Sopranos / Lance Strate -- "Soprano-speak": language and silence in HBO's The sopranos / Douglas L. Howard -- The eighteenth brumaire of Tony Soprano / Steven Hayward and Andrew Biro -- "The brutality of meat and the abruptness of seafood": food, violence, and family in The Sopranos / Sara Lewis Dunne
Control code
ocm50166903
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 285 p.
Isbn
9781903364444
Lccn
2002073962
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
This thing of ours : investigating The Sopranos, edited by David Lavery
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-277) 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
"Coming heavy": the significance of The Sopranos / David Lavery -- Our mobsters, ourselves / Ellen Willis -- The Sopranos: the gangster redux / Albert Auster -- David Chase, The Sopranos, and television creativity / David Lavery and Robert J. Thompson -- Naked bodies, three showings a week, and no commercials: The Sopranos as a nuts-and-bolts triumph of non-network TV / Paul Levinson -- Way north of New Jersey: a Canadian experience of The Sopranos / Dawn Elizabeth B. Johnston -- The Sopranos as HBO brand equity: the art of commerce in the age of digital reproduction / Mark C. Rogers, Michael Epstein, and Jimmie L. Reeves -- "I dread you"?: married to the mob in The godfather, Goodfellas, and The Sopranos / Cindy Donatelli and Sharon Alward -- "Fat fuck! Why don't you take a look in the mirror?": weight, body image, and masculinity in The sopranos / Avi Santo -- One for the boys? The sopranos and its male British audience / Joanne Lacey -- "Cunnilingus and psychiatry have brought us to this": Livia and the logic of false hoods in the first season of The Sopranos / Joseph S. Walker -- "TV ruined the movies": television, Tarantino, and the intimate world of The Sopranos / Glen Creeber -- Mobbed up: The Sopranos and the modern gangster film / David Pattie -- Beyond the bada bing!: negotiating female narrative authority in The Sopranos / Kim Akass and Janet McCabe -- Wiseguy opera: music for Sopranos / Kevin Fellezs -- No(rth Jersey) sense of place: the cultural geography (and media ecology) of The Sopranos / Lance Strate -- "Soprano-speak": language and silence in HBO's The sopranos / Douglas L. Howard -- The eighteenth brumaire of Tony Soprano / Steven Hayward and Andrew Biro -- "The brutality of meat and the abruptness of seafood": food, violence, and family in The Sopranos / Sara Lewis Dunne
Control code
ocm50166903
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 285 p.
Isbn
9781903364444
Lccn
2002073962
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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