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The Resource Bigger than Ben-Hur : the book, its adaptations, and their audiences, edited by Barbara Ryan & Milette Shamir

Bigger than Ben-Hur : the book, its adaptations, and their audiences, edited by Barbara Ryan & Milette Shamir

Label
Bigger than Ben-Hur : the book, its adaptations, and their audiences
Title
Bigger than Ben-Hur
Title remainder
the book, its adaptations, and their audiences
Statement of responsibility
edited by Barbara Ryan & Milette Shamir
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.4
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3134
LC item number
.B43 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ryan, Barbara
  • Shamir, Milette
Series statement
Television and popular culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wallace, Lew
  • Wallace, Lew
  • Christianity in literature
  • Christianity in motion pictures
  • Motion pictures and literature
  • Historical films
  • Wallace, Lew
  • Christianity in literature
  • Christianity in motion pictures
  • Film adaptations
  • Historical films
  • Motion pictures and literature
  • United States
Label
Bigger than Ben-Hur : the book, its adaptations, and their audiences, edited by Barbara Ryan & Milette Shamir
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the Ben-Hur tradition / Barbara Ryan and Milette Shamir -- Ben-Hur's and America's Rome: from virtuous republic to tyrannous empire / Eran Shalev -- Ben-Hur's mother: narrative time, nostalgia, and progress in the Protestant historical romance / Milette Shamir -- Retelling and untelling the Christmas story: Ben-Hur, Uncle Midas, and the sunday-school movement / Jefferson J.A. Gatrall -- Holy lands, restoration, and Zionism in Ben-Hur / Hilton Obenzinger -- "In the service of Christianity": Ben-Hur and the "redemption" of the American theater, 1899-1920 / Howard Miller -- June Mathis's Ben-Hur: a tale of corporate change and the decline of women's influence in Hollywood / Thomas J. Slater -- Getting Judas right: the 1925 Ben-Hur as Jesus film and Biblical epic / Richard Walsh -- Take up the white man's burden: race and resistance to Ben-Hur / Barbara Ryan -- The erotics of the galley slave: male desire and Christian sacrifice in the 1959 film version of Ben-Hur / Ina Rae Hark -- Challenging a default Ben-Hur: a wish list / David Mayer
Control code
923728083
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 269 pages
Isbn
9780815634171
Lccn
2015037762
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)923728083
Label
Bigger than Ben-Hur : the book, its adaptations, and their audiences, edited by Barbara Ryan & Milette Shamir
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the Ben-Hur tradition / Barbara Ryan and Milette Shamir -- Ben-Hur's and America's Rome: from virtuous republic to tyrannous empire / Eran Shalev -- Ben-Hur's mother: narrative time, nostalgia, and progress in the Protestant historical romance / Milette Shamir -- Retelling and untelling the Christmas story: Ben-Hur, Uncle Midas, and the sunday-school movement / Jefferson J.A. Gatrall -- Holy lands, restoration, and Zionism in Ben-Hur / Hilton Obenzinger -- "In the service of Christianity": Ben-Hur and the "redemption" of the American theater, 1899-1920 / Howard Miller -- June Mathis's Ben-Hur: a tale of corporate change and the decline of women's influence in Hollywood / Thomas J. Slater -- Getting Judas right: the 1925 Ben-Hur as Jesus film and Biblical epic / Richard Walsh -- Take up the white man's burden: race and resistance to Ben-Hur / Barbara Ryan -- The erotics of the galley slave: male desire and Christian sacrifice in the 1959 film version of Ben-Hur / Ina Rae Hark -- Challenging a default Ben-Hur: a wish list / David Mayer
Control code
923728083
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 269 pages
Isbn
9780815634171
Lccn
2015037762
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)923728083

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