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Identifying Hollywood"s Audiences

Cultural Identity and the Movies

by Melvyn Stokes

  • 197 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by British Film Institute .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Films, cinema,
  • Media studies,
  • 20th century,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Media Studies - Electronic Media,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • California,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Performing Arts / General,
  • Film studies,
  • Film & Video - General,
  • Motion picture audiences,
  • Motion pictures,
  • Social aspects

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMelvyn Stokes (Editor), Richard Maltby (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8279238M
    ISBN 100851707394
    ISBN 109780851707396


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She has published essays on film history in The Velvet Light Trap, The Journal of Film and Video, and Film History, and in the anthologies “Storytelling in Animation” and “Identifying Hollywoods Audiences.” Before joining the faculty at Notre Dame, Ohmer taught at the University of Michigan and at Vassar College.

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