A companion to Woody Allen / edited by Peter J. Bailey and Sam B. Girgus.
- Hoboken : Wiley-Blackwell, 2013.
- Wiley-Blackwell companions to film directors
xi, 583 p. ; 25 cm.
- Allen, Woody -- Criticism and interpretation.
- Introduction / Peter J. Bailey
Contributor biographies and keywords
Biography/autobiography/auteurism. Cecilia Sayad: Standup auteur
Colleen Glenn: Which Woody Allen?
Gilles Menegaldo: Woody Allen and France
Christopher Knight: Raging in the dark: late style in Woody Allen's films
John Macready: "A difficult redemption: facing the other in Woody Allen's exilic period
Robert M. Polhemus: Comic faith and its discontents: death and the late Woody Allen
Movies about the movies. Stephen Papson: Critical theory and the cinematic world of Woody Allen
Gregg Bachman: Crimes and misdemeanors: reflections on reflexivity
Claire Sisco King: Play it again, Woody: self-reflexive critique in contemporary Woody Allen films
Christopher Ames: Hollywood endings: Woody Allen on Hollywood, filmmaking, and happy endings
Allen and his sisters: cultural critiques. Cynthia Lucia: "Here
it's not their cup of tea": Woody Allen's melodramatic tendencies in Interiors, September, Another woman, and Alice
Joanna E. Rapf: It's complicated, really: women in the films of Woody Allen
Renee R. Curry: Vicky Blanca, Cristina Blanca, Barcelona Blanca
Katherine Fusco: Love and citation in Midnight in Paris: remembering modernism, remembering Woody
Influences/intertextualities. William Brigham: Taking the tortoise for a walk: Woody Allen as flaneur
Iris Bruce: Lurking in shadows: Kleinman's trial and defense
William Hutchings: Woody Allen and the literary canon
J. Andrew Gothard: Who's he when he's at home?: a census of literary, philosophical and artistic allusions in Woody Allen's film
Menachem Feuer: The schlemiel in Woody Allen's films
Brian Bergen-Aurand: Barcelona: city of refuge
Philosophy/religion. Mark T. Conard: Woody Allen and the (false) dichotomy of science and religion
David Detmer: The philosopher as filmmaker
Patrick Murray and Jeanne A. Schuler: Disappearing act: the trick philosophy of Woody Allen
Sander Lee: Love, meaning, and God in the later films of Woody Allen
Monica Osborne: Hollywood rabbi: probing the never-ending questions of Woody Allen
richard A. Blake: Woody Allen's random universe in his European cycle: morality, marriage, magic
Afterword / Sam B. Girgus.
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Local notes:
- Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Class of 1924 Book Fund.
- Bailey, Peter J., 1946- editor of compilation.
Girgus, Sam B., 1941- editor of compilation.
Class of 1924 Book Fund.
9781444337235 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781118514870 (wiley online library)
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