The Resource American Zombie Gothic : the rise and fall (and rise) of the walking dead in popular culture, Kyle William Bishop ; foreword by Jerrold E. Hogle, (electronic resource)

American Zombie Gothic : the rise and fall (and rise) of the walking dead in popular culture, Kyle William Bishop ; foreword by Jerrold E. Hogle, (electronic resource)

Label
American Zombie Gothic : the rise and fall (and rise) of the walking dead in popular culture
Title
American Zombie Gothic
Title remainder
the rise and fall (and rise) of the walking dead in popular culture
Statement of responsibility
Kyle William Bishop ; foreword by Jerrold E. Hogle
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book provides a cultural and critical analysis of the cinematic zombie tradition. Closely examining influential works Victor Halperin's White Zombie, Jacques Tourneur's I Walked with a Zombie, Lucio Fulci's Zombi 2, Dan O'Bannon's The Return of the Living Dead, Danny Boyle's 28 Days Later, and, of course, Romero's entire "Dead" series, it establishes Zombies in Gothic tradition"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bishop, Kyle William
Dewey number
791.43/675
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.Z63
LC item number
B52 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Zombie films
  • PERFORMING ARTS
Label
American Zombie Gothic : the rise and fall (and rise) of the walking dead in popular culture, Kyle William Bishop ; foreword by Jerrold E. Hogle, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=DC29A43B-FA16-4A45-9D68-16C1A8940398
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes filmography
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the zombie film and its cycles. Raising the living dead : the folkloric and ideological origins of the voodoo zombie -- The return of the native : imperialist hegemony and the cinematic voodoo zombie -- The rise of the new paradigm : Night of the living dead and the zombie invasion narrative -- The dead walk the earth : the triumph of the zombie social metaphor in Dawn of the dead -- Humanizing the living dead : the evolution of the zombie protagonist -- Conclusion : the future shock of zombie cinema
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 239 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786455546
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
254258
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607552643
Label
American Zombie Gothic : the rise and fall (and rise) of the walking dead in popular culture, Kyle William Bishop ; foreword by Jerrold E. Hogle, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=DC29A43B-FA16-4A45-9D68-16C1A8940398
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes filmography
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the zombie film and its cycles. Raising the living dead : the folkloric and ideological origins of the voodoo zombie -- The return of the native : imperialist hegemony and the cinematic voodoo zombie -- The rise of the new paradigm : Night of the living dead and the zombie invasion narrative -- The dead walk the earth : the triumph of the zombie social metaphor in Dawn of the dead -- Humanizing the living dead : the evolution of the zombie protagonist -- Conclusion : the future shock of zombie cinema
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 239 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786455546
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
254258
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607552643

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