Place, Power, Situation, and Spectacle

Place, Power, Situation, and Spectacle

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'Nowhere has such a fine collection of essays argued so forcefully on the power of film to shape and mediate human experiences of place and environment.'-Kenneth E. Foote, The University of Texas at AustinThis volume of essays is not an attempt to stage any theoretical continuity for what is essentially an embryonic research area. ... He extends Lyncha#39;s concept of cognitive mapping as a means of bringing together several disconnected moments in world cinema. ... The films that Jameson analyzes are narrative figurations (allegories) and examples of the way contemporary narrative aquot; conflates ontology withanbsp;...

Title:Place, Power, Situation, and Spectacle
Author:Stuart C. Aitken, Leo Zonn
Publisher:Rowman & Littlefield - 1994


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