Search "island"

Wyeth, Newell Convers - Newell Convers Wyeth, ebook

Newell Convers Wyeth

Wyeth, Newell Convers


Wyeth (1882-1945) has been cherished by generations of book lovers thanks to his illustrations of all-time classics such as Treasure Island, Robin Hood, and Robinson Crusoe. As one of the greatest illustrators in American history, he fashioned the way we imagine Long

Wang, Hsiu-Huei - Taiwan Art & Civilisation, ebook

Taiwan Art & Civilisation

Wang, Hsiu-Huei


Home of the traditional and the modern, the gorgeous island is also the home of a very dynamic artistic scene. One thus fully grasps why the Portuguese named her Ilha Formosa, beautiful island.

Charles, Victoria - Lighthouses, ebook


Charles, Victoria


The first known lighthouse appeared on the island of Pharos, and was the remarkable Lighthouse of Alexandria; however, it seems that volcanoes like Stromboli and its frequent eruptions were possibly at the origin of this invention, as the fires guided boats to their

Nicol, Danny - Doctor Who: A British Alien?, ebook

Doctor Who: A British Alien?

Nicol, Danny


“One Tiny, Damp Little Island”: Doctor Who’s Construction of Britishness
Danny Nicol
3. “Lots of Planets Have a North!”: Scottishness, Welshness and Northernness in Doctor Who
Danny Nicol
4. “The Enemy of the World”: Globalised Law

Elund, Jude - Subversion, Sexuality and the Virtual Self, ebook

Subversion, Sexuality and the Virtual Self

Elund, Jude


Tourism: Island Utopias in the Virtual Sun
Jude Elund
4. Intersections in Space, Nature and Mythology
Jude Elund
5. Masculinity, Mass Consumerism and Subversive Sex
Jude Elund
6. The Female Body in Virtual Space
Jude Elund
7. Subverting

Cull, Laura - Theatres of Immanence, ebook

Theatres of Immanence

Cull, Laura


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Laura Cull
2. Immanent Authorship: From the Living Theatre to Cage and Goat Island
Laura Cull
3. Disorganizing Language, Voicing Minority: From Artaud to Carmelo Bene, Robert Wilson and Georges Lavaudant
Laura Cull
4. Immanent Imitations, Animal Affects: From Hijikata

Yde, Matthew - Bernard Shaw and Totalitarianism, ebook

Bernard Shaw and Totalitarianism

Yde, Matthew


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Matthew Yde
2. Previsions of the Superman in the Coming Age of Will: The Quintessence of Ibsenism
Matthew Yde
3. Utopia in Flames: Shaw and Wagner’s Ring: The Perfect Wagnerite
Matthew Yde
4. From Hell to Heaven: Creative Evolution and the Drive toward the Military-Industrial-Religious

Lombardo, Patrizia - Memory and Imagination in Film, ebook

Memory and Imagination in Film

Lombardo, Patrizia


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Patrizia Lombardo
Part I. The Wonder of Cinema: Scorsese
2. Living in Manhattan in the 19th Century
Patrizia Lombardo
3. Memory and Astonishment in Shutter Island
Patrizia Lombardo
4. Style and Signature in Film
Patrizia Lombardo
5. Bazin, Bresson and Scorsese: