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Government Manipulation of the Press during the 1956 Suez Crisis
There is a general agreement amongst historians that the mass media played a vital role in the national debate surrounding Anthony Eden's policies during the 1956 Suez crisis. However, little attempt has been made to study ...
Radical potentiality and institutional closure : Shakespeare in film and television
(University of Manchester Press, 1994)
Whereas the BBC TV Shakespeare series could be regarded as characteristic expression of the cultural policies of the producing corporation, cinematic reproduction of Shakespeare constitutes at best a marginal dimension of ...
Shakespeare : a selective filmography
(Cambridge University Press, 1994)
This filmography is a reference list of ‘complete,’ straightforward versions of Shakespeare’s plays in film, television and videotape form. It specifically excludes free adaptations; film and television programmes containing ...
The owl and the pussycat
The chronicle history of Henry the fift
(Rowman and Littlefield, 1994)
This text is one piece of a highly-discussed and debated new series that highlighted fundamental questions about the authenticity of Shakespeare's texts as moderns readers have come to know them. Making an extreme departure ...
Humour and incongruity
The first in a series of articles on the philosophy of humour and laughter looks at attempts made to explain humour in terms of incongruity.
Nietzsche, Zarathustra and the status of laughter
Laughter is not one of the phenomena most commonly associated with Friedrich Nietzsche. Indeed, numerous people to whom I have mentioned my interest in Nietzsche on laughter seem to have assumed that connecting the two was ...