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Chaucer on screen : absence, presence, and adapting the Canterbury tales / edited by Kathleen Coyne Kelly & Tison Pugh ; foreword by Terry Jones.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Columbus : The Ohio State University Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xi, 286 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series:
Interventions: new studies in medieval culture. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-277) and index.
Contents:
Chaucer on screen / Kathleen Coyne Kelly and Tison Pugh -- Naked yet invisible: filming Chaucer's narrator / Elizabeth Scala -- "The play's the thing": the cinematic fortunes of Chaucer and Shakespeare / Susan Aronstein and Peter Parolin -- Chaucer, film, and the desert of the real; or, why Geoffrey Chaucer will never be Jane Austen / Larry Scanlon -- Profit, politics, and prurience; or, why Chaucer is bad box office / Kathleen Forni -- Chaucer and the moving image in pre-World War II America / Lynn Arner -- Lost Chaucer: Natalie Wood's "The deadly riddle" and the golden age of American television / Candace Barrington -- Chaucerian history and cinematic perversions in Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger's A Canterbury tale / Tison Pugh -- Idols of the marketplace: Chaucer/Pasolini / Kathryn L. Lynch -- "Sorry, Chaucer": mixed feelings and Hyapatia Lee's Ribald tales of Canterbury / George Shuffelton -- The naked truth: Chaucerian spectacle in Brian Helgeland's A knight's tale / Siân Echard -- Putting the second first: the BBC "Miller's tale" / Steve Ellis -- Midlife sex and the BBC "Wife of Bath" / Sarah Stanbury -- Serving time: the BBC "Knight's tale" in the prison-house of free adaptation / Louise D'Arcens -- The color of money: the BBC "Sea captain's tale" / Kathleen Coyne Kelly -- Sex, plague, and resonance: reflections on the BBC "Pardoner's tale" / Arthur Bahr -- Time, memory, and desire in the BBC "Man of law's tale" / Kathleen Davis -- Marketing Chaucer: Mad men and the Wife of Bath / Laurie Finke and Martin B. Shichtman.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc.
  • Film adaptations.
  • Television adaptations.
ISBN:
  • 9780814213179 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 0814213170 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
LCCN:
2016031759
OCLC:
945948419
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Writer of foreword:
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