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  • Geto Boys' The Geto Boys

    Geto Boys' The Geto Boys
    av Rolf Potts

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628929461

    At the outset of summer in 1990, a Houston gangsta rap group called the Geto Boys was poised to debut its self-titled third album under the guidance of hip-hop guru Rick Rubin. What might have been a low-profile remix release from a little-known cor…

  • Fugazi's In on the Kill Taker

    Fugazi's In on the Kill Taker
    av Joe Gross

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501321399

    By June 1993, when Washington, D.C.'s Fugazi released their third full-length album In on the Kill Taker, the quartet was reaching a thunderous peak in popularity and influence. With two EPs (combined into the classic CD 13 songs) and two albums (19…

  • David Bowie's Diamond Dogs

    David Bowie's Diamond Dogs
    av Glenn Hendler

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501336584

    After his breakthrough with Ziggy Stardust and before his U.S. pop hits "Fame" and "Golden Years" David Bowie produced a dark and difficult concept album set in a post-apocalyptic "Hunger City" populated by post-human "mutants." Diamond Dogs include…

  • The Bloomsbury Handbook of Sound Art

    The Bloomsbury Handbook of Sound Art

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501338793

    The Bloomsbury Handbook of Sound Art explores and delineates what Sound Art is in the 21st century. Sound artworks today embody the contemporary and transcultural trends towards the post-apocalyptic, a wide sensorial spectrum of sonic imaginaries as…

  • Elton John's Blue Moves

    Elton John's Blue Moves
    av Matthew Restall

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501355424

    By 1976, Elton John was the best-selling recording artist and the highest-grossing touring act in the world. With seven #1 albums in a row and a reputation as a riveting piano-pounding performer, the former Reggie Dwight had gone with dazzling speed…

  • Classic Tailoring Techniques for Menswear

    Classic Tailoring Techniques for Menswear
    av Roberto Cabrera

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628921700

    Since its first publication, Classic Tailoring Techniques for Menswear has been the authoritative resource for custom hand tailoring production. This new edition focuses on updating these timeless construction techniques through extensive use of all…

  • Ecofeminism: Feminist Intersections with Other Animals and the Earth

    Ecofeminism: Feminist Intersections with Other Animals and the Earth

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628928037

    Leading feminist scholars and activists as well as new voices introduce and explore themes central to contemporary ecofeminism.Ecofeminism: Feminist Intersections with Other Animals and the Earth first offers an historical, grounding overview that s…

  • The Sexual Politics of Meat - 25th Anniversary Edition

    The Sexual Politics of Meat - 25th Anniversary Edition
    av Carol J. Adams

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501312830

    The Sexual Politics of Meat is Carol Adams' inspiring and controversial exploration of the interplay between contemporary society's ingrained cultural misogyny and its obsession with meat and masculinity. First published in 1990, the book has contin…

  • Women of Ice and Fire

    Women of Ice and Fire

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501302909

    George R.R. Martin's acclaimed seven-book fantasy series A Song of Ice and Fire is unique for its strong and multi-faceted female protagonists. The Game of Thrones universe challenges, exploits, yet also changes how we think of women and gender, not…

  • Women of Ice and Fire

    Women of Ice and Fire

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501302893

    George R.R. Martin's acclaimed seven-book fantasy series A Song of Ice and Fire is unique for its strong and multi-faceted female protagonists, from teen queen Daenerys, scheming Queen Cersei, child avenger Arya, knight Brienne, Red Witch Melisandre…

  • Grateful Dead's Workingman's Dead

    Grateful Dead's Workingman's Dead
    av Buzz Poole

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628929249

    Released in 1970, Workingman's Dead was the breakthrough album for the Grateful Dead, a cold-water-shock departure from the Acid Test madness of the late '60s. It was the band's most commercially and critically successful release to date. More impor…

  • D'Angelo's Voodoo

    D'Angelo's Voodoo
    av Faith A. Pennick

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501336508

    Voodoo, D'Angelo's much-anticipated 2000 release, set the standard for the musical cycle ordained as "neo-soul," a label the singer and songwriter would reject more than a decade later. The album is a product of heightened emotions and fused sensibi…

  • Fitting and Pattern Alteration

    Fitting and Pattern Alteration
    av Elizabeth Liechty

    Övrigt - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501318207

    Fitting and Pattern Alteration: A Multi-Method Approach to the Art of Style Selection, Fitting, and Alteration, Third Edition, shows readers how to recognize, evaluate, and correct fit for 88 figure variations. This comprehensive guide presents prov…

  • Donny Hathaway's Donny Hathaway Live

    Donny Hathaway's Donny Hathaway Live
    av Emily J. Lordi

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628929805

    In January of 1979, the great soul artist Donny Hathaway fell fifteen stories from a window of Manhattan's Essex House Hotel in an alleged suicide. He was 33 years old and everyone he worked with called him a genius. Best known for "A Song for You,"…

  • Judy Garland's Judy at Carnegie Hall

    Judy Garland's Judy at Carnegie Hall
    av Manuel Betancourt

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501355103

    On the night of Sunday, April 23, 1961 Judy Garland made history. That's no hyperbole. Surrounded by a throng of ecstatic fans (3,165 to be exact), the legendary performer delivered a concert in Carnegie Hall the live recording of which became, upon…

  • Sustainable Fashion

    Sustainable Fashion
    av Janet Hethorn

    Övrigt - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501395383

    As issues surrounding sustainability in the fashion industry continue to evolve, the conversation in this collection of essays from leading fashion academics and practitioners has been updated with current concepts and industry practices. Sustainabl…

  • Shirley Jackson and Domesticity

    Shirley Jackson and Domesticity

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501356643

    Shirley Jackson and Domesticity takes on American horror writer Shirley Jackson's domestic narratives - those fictionalized in her novels and short stories as well as the ones captured in her memoirs - to explore the extraordinary and often supernat…

  • Sound Art Revisited

    Sound Art Revisited
    av Alan Licht

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501333774

    The first edition of Sound Art Revisited (published as Sound Art: Beyond Music, Between Categories) served as a groundbreaking work toward defining this emerging field, and this fully updated volume significantly expands the story to include current…

  • Sound Art Revisited

    Sound Art Revisited
    av Alan Licht

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501333132

    The first edition of Sound Art Revisited (published as Sound Art: Beyond Music, Between Categories) served as a groundbreaking work toward defining this emerging field, and this fully updated volume significantly expands the story to include current…

  • Empire of Imagination

    Empire of Imagination
    av Michael Witwer

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781632862792

    The life story of Gary Gygax, godfather of all fantasy adventure games, has been told only in bits and pieces. Michael Witwer has written a dynamic, dramatized biography of Gygax from his childhood in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin to his untimely death in…

  • After Kubrick

    After Kubrick

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501347641

    Taking at its starting point the idea that Kubrick's cinema has constituted an intellectual, cerebral, and philosophical maze in which many filmmakers (as well as thinkers and a substantial fringe of the general public) have gotten lost at one point…

  • Prince and Popular Music

    Prince and Popular Music

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501354656

    Prince's position in popular culture has undergone only limited academic scrutiny. This book provides an academic examination of Prince, encompassing the many layers of his cultural and creative impact. It assesses Prince's life and legacy holistica…

  • Veil

    Veil
    av Rafia Zakaria

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501322778

    Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things. The veil can be an instrument of feminist empowerment, and veiled anonymity can confer power to women. Starting from her own marriage ceremony…

  • Lost Among the Birds

    Lost Among the Birds
    av Neil Hayward

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781632865793

    Early in 2013 Neil Hayward was at a crossroads. He didn't want to open a bakery or whatever else executives do when they quit a lucrative but unfulfilling job. He didn't want to think about his failed relationship with "the one" or his potential for…

  • An Introduction to Film Analysis

    An Introduction to Film Analysis
    av Michael Ryan

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501318542

    An Introduction to Film Analysis is designed to introduce students to filmmaking techniques while also providing an invaluable guide to film interpretation. It takes readers step by step through:-the basic technical terms-shot-by-shot analyses of fi…

  • An Introduction to Film Analysis

    An Introduction to Film Analysis
    av Michael Ryan

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501318535

    An Introduction to Film Analysis is designed to introduce students to filmmaking techniques while also providing an invaluable guide to film interpretation. It takes readers step by step through:-the basic technical terms-shot-by-shot analyses of fi…

  • How We Use Stories and Why That Matters

    How We Use Stories and Why That Matters
    av John Hartley

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501351631

    Using compelling examples and analysis, How We Use Stories and Why That Matters shows what the New York Shakespeare Riots tell us about class struggle, what Death Cab for Cutie tells us about media, what Kate Moss's wedding dress tells us about auth…

  • Mute Records

    Mute Records

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501365478

    Mute Records is one of the most influential, commercially successful, and long-lasting of the British independent record labels formed in the wake of the late-1970's punk explosion. Yet, in comparison with contemporaries such as Rough Trade or Stiff…

  • Mute Records

    Mute Records

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501340604

    Mute Records is one of the most influential, commercially successful, and long-lasting of the British independent record labels formed in the wake of the late-1970's punk explosion. Yet, in comparison with contemporaries such as Rough Trade or Stiff…

  • Euro-Visions

    Euro-Visions
    av Mariana Liz

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628923025

    European cinema not only occupies a dominant place in film history, it is also a field that has been raising more interest with the expanding work on the transnational. Euro-Visions asks what idea of Europe emerges, is represented and constructed by…

  • Euro-visions

    Euro-visions
    av Mariana Liz

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628923018

    European cinema not only occupies a dominant place in film history, it is also a field that has been raising more interest with the expanding work on the transnational. Euro-Visions asks what idea of Europe emerges, is represented and constructed by…

  • Musical Encounters with Deleuze and Guattari

    Musical Encounters with Deleuze and Guattari

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501343780

    This is the first volume to mobilize encounters between the work of Gilles Deleuze and Felix Guattari and the rich developments in cultural studies of music and sound. The book takes seriously the intellectual and political challenge that the proces…

  • Musical Encounters with Deleuze and Guattari

    Musical Encounters with Deleuze and Guattari

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501316746

    This is the first volume to mobilize encounters between the work of Gilles Deleuze and Felix Guattari and the rich developments in cultural studies of music and sound. The book takes seriously the intellectual and political challenge that the proces…

  • Towards Gender Equality in the Music Industry

    Towards Gender Equality in the Music Industry

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501345500

    Gender inequality is universally understood to be a continued problem in the music industry. This volume presents research that uses an industry-based approach to examine why this gender imbalance has proven so hard to shift, and explores strategies…

  • Blondie's Parallel Lines

    Blondie's Parallel Lines
    av Kembrew McLeod

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501302374

    Blondie's Parallel Lines mixed punk, disco and radio-friendly FM rock with nostalgic influences from 1960s pop and girl group hits. This 1978 album kept one foot planted firmly in the past while remaining quite forward-looking, an impulse that can b…

  • Bjoerk's Homogenic

    Bjoerk's Homogenic
    av Emily MacKay

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501322747

    In recent years, Bjoerk's artistry has become ever more ambitious and ever more respected. With the release of her conceptual app-album Biophilia in 2011, and a huge retrospective exhibition at New York's Museum of Modern Art coinciding with her mos…

  • Art History for Filmmakers

    Art History for Filmmakers
    av Gillian McIver

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501362309

    Since cinema's earliest days, literary adaptation has provided the movies with stories; and so we use literary terms like metaphor, metonymy and synecdoche to describe visual things. But there is another way of looking at film, and that is through i…

  • Hayao Miyazaki

    Hayao Miyazaki
    av Raz Greenberg

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501361647

    This book is available as open access through the Bloomsbury Open Access programme and is available on www.bloomsburycollections.com.Hayao Miyazaki's career in animation has made him famous as not only the greatest director of animated features in J…

  • Hayao Miyazaki

    Hayao Miyazaki
    av Raz Greenberg

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501335945

    This book is available as open access through the Bloomsbury Open Access programme and is available on www.bloomsburycollections.com.Hayao Miyazaki's career in animation has made him famous as not only the greatest director of animated features in J…

  • Transmedia Directors

    Transmedia Directors

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501341007

    Transmedia Directors focuses on artist-practitioners who work across media, platforms and disciplines, including film, television, music video, commercials and the internet. Working in the age of media convergence, today's em/impresarios project a d…

  • Transmedia Directors

    Transmedia Directors

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501339271

    Transmedia Directors focuses on artist-practitioners who work across media, platforms and disciplines, including film, television, music video, commercials and the internet. Working in the age of media convergence, today's em/impresarios project a d…

  • Acoustic Territories, Second Edition

    Acoustic Territories, Second Edition
    av Brandon LaBelle

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501336195

    The revised edition of Acoustic Territories: Sound Culture and Everyday Life offers an expansive reading of auditory life. It provides a careful consideration of the performative dynamics inherent to sounding and listening, and discusses how sound s…

  • Acoustic Territories, Second Edition

    Acoustic Territories, Second Edition
    av Brandon LaBelle

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501336188

    The revised edition of Acoustic Territories: Sound Culture and Everyday Life offers an expansive reading of auditory life. It provides a careful consideration of the performative dynamics inherent to sounding and listening, and discusses how sound s…

  • Concepts of Pattern Grading

    Concepts of Pattern Grading
    av Kathy K. Mullet

    Övrigt - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501312823

    This step-by-step introduction to grading combines the theory of pattern grading with its practical applications. After presenting the x, y orientation to familiarize readers with the concepts of computer grading and using the Cartesian graph, the t…

  • Massive Attack's Blue Lines

    Massive Attack's Blue Lines
    av Ian Bourland

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501339691

    In 1991, a loose-knit collective released a record called Blue Lines under the name Massive Attack, splicing together American hip-hop and soul with the sounds of the British underground. With its marauding bass lines, angular guitars, and psychedel…

  • Times of Crisis

    Times of Crisis
    av Michel Serres

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501307898

    For Michel Serres, economic crises are earthquakes caused by societal tectonic plates. The current crisis erupted because of the widening discrepancy between major social changes and institutions that have remained the same since WWII.Serres, one of…

  • Miles Davis' Bitches Brew

    Miles Davis' Bitches Brew
    av George Grella

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628929430

    It was 1969, and Miles Davis, prince of cool, was on the edge of being left behind by a dynamic generation of young musicians, an important handful of whom had been in his band. Rock music was flying off in every direction, just as America itself se…

  • Popkiss

    Popkiss
    av Michael White

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628922189

    From 1987 to 1995, Bristol, England's Sarah Records was a modest underground success and, for the most part, a critical laughingstock in its native country-sneeringly dismissed as the sad, final repository for a fringe style of music (variously refe…

  • Post Sound Design

    Post Sound Design
    av John Avarese

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501327476

    Post Sound Design provides a practical introduction to the fascinating craft of editing and replacing dialog, creating Foley and sound effects, editing music, and balancing these elements to a final mix. Based on years of experience and teaching thi…

  • Post Sound Design

    Post Sound Design
    av John Avarese

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501327483

    Post Sound Design provides a practical introduction to the fascinating craft of editing and replacing dialog, creating Foley and sound effects, editing music, and balancing these elements to a final mix. Based on years of experience and teaching thi…

  • Koji Kondo's Super Mario Bros. Soundtrack

    Koji Kondo's Super Mario Bros. Soundtrack
    av Andrew Schartmann

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628928532

    Koji Kondo's Super Mario Bros. (1985) score redefined video game music. With under three minutes of music, Kondo put to rest an era of bleeps and bloops-the sterile products of a lab environment-replacing it with one in which game sounds constituted…

  • Designing a Knitwear Collection

    Designing a Knitwear Collection
    av Lisa Donofrio-Ferrezza

    Övrigt - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501317859

    Designing a Knitwear Collection, 2nd Edition, is an essential and comprehensive overview of the knitting design and development process. Featuring more than 475 color images, emerging fashion designers will find inspiration from the work of featured…

  • Mark My Words

    Mark My Words
    av Lee Clark Mitchell

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501360725

    Why are Emily Dickinson and Henry James drawn habitually to dashes? What makes James Baldwin such a fan of commas, which William Carlos Williams tends to ignore? And why do that odd couple, the novelist Virginia Woolf and the short story specialist…

  • Mark My Words

    Mark My Words
    av Lee Clark Mitchell

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501360732

    Why are Emily Dickinson and Henry James drawn habitually to dashes? What makes James Baldwin such a fan of commas, which William Carlos Williams tends to ignore? And why do that odd couple, the novelist Virginia Woolf and the short story specialist…

  • History and International Relations

    History and International Relations
    av Howard LeRoy Malchow

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441106254

    History and International Relations examines, from a historian's perspective, the evolution of international relations as a discipline and charts its engagement with the history of war, peace, and foreign relations from the ancient world to the pres…

  • The Fictional Minds of Modernism

    The Fictional Minds of Modernism

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501359774

    Challenging the notion that modernism is marked by an "inward turn" - a configuration of the individual as distinct from the world - this collection delineates the relationship between the mind and material and social systems, rethinking our underst…

  • The Bloomsbury Companion to Discourse Analysis

    The Bloomsbury Companion to Discourse Analysis

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441167866

    Originally published as The Continuum Companion to Discourse Analysis, this book is designed to be the essential one-volume resource for advanced students and academics.This companion offers a comprehensive and accessible reference resource to resea…

  • The Practice of Musical Improvisation

    The Practice of Musical Improvisation

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501349768

    Over several years, Bertrand Denzler and Jean-Luc Guionnet have interviewed approximately 50 musicians from various backgrounds about their practice of musical improvisation. Musicians include both the very experienced such as Sophie Agnel, Burkhard…

  • Lou Reed's Transformer

    Lou Reed's Transformer
    av Ezra Furman

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501323058

    Transformer, Lou Reed's most enduringly popular album, is described with varying labels: it's often called a glam rock album, a proto-punk album, a commercial breakthrough for Lou Reed, and an album about being gay. And yet, it doesn't neatly fit in…

  • Mastering Fear

    Mastering Fear
    av Rikke Schubart

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501361616

    Mastering Fear analyzes horror as play and examines what functions horror has and why it is adaptive and beneficial for audiences. It takes a biocultural approach, and focusing on emotions, gender, and play, it argues we play with fiction horror. In…

  • Mastering Fear

    Mastering Fear
    av Rikke Schubart

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501336713

    Mastering Fear analyzes horror as play and examines what functions horror has and why it is adaptive and beneficial for audiences. It takes a biocultural approach, and focusing on emotions, gender, and play, it argues we play with fiction horror. In…

  • Angelo Badalamenti's Soundtrack from Twin Peaks

    Angelo Badalamenti's Soundtrack from Twin Peaks
    av Clare Nina Norelli

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501323010

    When Twin Peaks debuted on the ABC network on the night of April 8, 1990, thirty-five million viewers tuned in to some of the most unusual television of their lives. Centered on an eccentric, coffee-loving FBI agent's investigation into the murder o…