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The garden in the machine : a field guide to independent films about place, Scott MacDonald

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The garden in the machine : a field guide to independent films about place
Title
The garden in the machine
Title remainder
a field guide to independent films about place
Statement of responsibility
Scott MacDonald
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Language
eng
Summary
The Garden in the Machine explores the evocations of place, and particularly American place, that have become so central to the representational and narrative strategies of alternative and mainstream film and video. Scott MacDonald contextualizes his discussion with a wide-ranging and deeply informed analysis of the depiction of place in nineteenth- and twentieth-century literature, painting, and photography. Accessible and engaging, this book examines the manner in which these films represent nature and landscape in particular, and location in general. It offers us both new readings of the fi
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
The garden in the machine : a field guide to independent films about place, Scott MacDonald
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The garden in the machine : a field guide to independent films about place, Scott MacDonald
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1525/j.ctt1ppphb
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-446) and index
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online resource
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cr
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mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
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Content type MARC source
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Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Table of Contents; List of Illustrations; Introduction; Chapter 1. The Garden in the Machine, ; Chapter 2. Voyages of Life; Chapter 3. Avant-Gardens; Chapter 4. Re-envisioning the American West; Chapter 5. From the Sublime to the Vernacular; Chapter 6. The City as Motion Picture; Chapter 7. The Country in the City; Chapter 8. Rural (and Urban) Hours; Chapter 9. Expulsion from the Garden; Chapter 10. Satan's National Park; Chapter 11. Benedictions/New Frontiers; Appendix; Notes; Index
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1 online resource (xxvi, 461 pages, [16] pages of plates)
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9780520926455
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remote

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