American Film and Society Since 1945 (4th Revised edition)

American Film and Society Since 1945 (4th Revised edition)

By: Albert Auster (author), Leonard Quart (author)Hardback

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This post-World War II survey of American cinema provides an in-depth exploration of how film acts as a powerful cultural expression of the American public's dreams and desires. * Includes an introduction that addresses the history of the last decade and discusses events such as the attacks of September 11, 2001, Hurricane Katrina, the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the economic crisis, and the election of President Barack Obama

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About Author

Leonard Quart is professor emeritus of cinema studies at the College of Staten Island, Staten Island, NY, and at the City University of New York Graduate Center, New York, NY, and a contributing editor of Cineaste. Albert Auster is associate professor in the Department of Communication and Media Studies at Fordham University Lincoln Center, New York, NY.

Product Details

  • publication date: 15/07/2011
  • ISBN13: 9780313382529
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 305
  • ID: 9780313382529
  • weight: 680
  • ISBN10: 0313382522
  • edition: 4th Revised edition

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