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The Resource Millennial mythmaking : essays on the power of science fiction and fantasy literature, films and games, edited by John Perlich and David Whitt

Millennial mythmaking : essays on the power of science fiction and fantasy literature, films and games, edited by John Perlich and David Whitt

Label
Millennial mythmaking : essays on the power of science fiction and fantasy literature, films and games
Title
Millennial mythmaking
Title remainder
essays on the power of science fiction and fantasy literature, films and games
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Perlich and David Whitt
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"These nine essays from a variety of disciplines expand upon the writings of Joseph Campbell. Modern examples of myths from various sources such as Planet of the Apes, Wicked, Pan's Labyrinth, and Spirited Away; the Harry Potter series; and Second Life are analyzed as creative mythology and a representation of contemporary culture and emerging technology"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
  • DLC
  • DLC
Dewey number
700/.415
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.F36
LC item number
M56 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Perlich, John R
  • Whitt, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Myth in motion pictures
  • Myth in literature
  • Fantasy films
  • Science fiction films
  • Fantasy fiction
  • Science fiction
  • Science-Fiction
  • Phantastische Literatur
  • Mythos
  • Science-Fiction-Film
  • Phantastischer Film
  • Science fiction
  • Bellettrie
  • Filmkunst
  • Computerspellen
  • Technologie
  • Fantasie
Label
Millennial mythmaking : essays on the power of science fiction and fantasy literature, films and games, edited by John Perlich and David Whitt
Instantiates
Publication
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
Sorting heroic choices: green and red in the Harry Potter septology / Kirstin Cronn-Mills and Jessica Samens -- The complexity of evil in modern mythology: the evolution of the wicked witch of the West / Jason Edwards and Brian Klosa -- Polysemous myth: incongruity in Planet of the apes / Richard Besel and Reneé Smith Besel -- The hero with the thousand-and-first face: Miyazaki's girl quester in Spirited away and Campbell's Monomyth / Dee Geortz -- The odyssey of Madame Souza: a heroine's quest in The triplets of Belleville / David Whitt -- Rethinking the monomyth: Pan's labyrinth and the face of a new hero(ine) / John Perlich -- Actors and their mythic heroes: from the doctor to Captain Kirk / Djoymi Baker -- Running free in Angelina Jolie's virtual body: the myth of the new frontier and gender liberaton in Second life / Ellen Gorsevski -- So where do I go from here? Ghost in the shell and imagining cyborg mythology for the new millennium / Jay Scott Chipman
Control code
432995301
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 202 pages
Isbn
9780786445622
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009046357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)432995301
Label
Millennial mythmaking : essays on the power of science fiction and fantasy literature, films and games, edited by John Perlich and David Whitt
Publication
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
Sorting heroic choices: green and red in the Harry Potter septology / Kirstin Cronn-Mills and Jessica Samens -- The complexity of evil in modern mythology: the evolution of the wicked witch of the West / Jason Edwards and Brian Klosa -- Polysemous myth: incongruity in Planet of the apes / Richard Besel and Reneé Smith Besel -- The hero with the thousand-and-first face: Miyazaki's girl quester in Spirited away and Campbell's Monomyth / Dee Geortz -- The odyssey of Madame Souza: a heroine's quest in The triplets of Belleville / David Whitt -- Rethinking the monomyth: Pan's labyrinth and the face of a new hero(ine) / John Perlich -- Actors and their mythic heroes: from the doctor to Captain Kirk / Djoymi Baker -- Running free in Angelina Jolie's virtual body: the myth of the new frontier and gender liberaton in Second life / Ellen Gorsevski -- So where do I go from here? Ghost in the shell and imagining cyborg mythology for the new millennium / Jay Scott Chipman
Control code
432995301
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 202 pages
Isbn
9780786445622
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009046357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)432995301

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