Bakhtin and the Movies

New Ways of Understanding Hollywood Film

  • Authors
  • Martin Flanagan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Martin Flanagan
    Pages 1-16
  3. Martin Flanagan
    Pages 127-154
  4. Martin Flanagan
    Pages 181-188
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 189-239

About this book


Martin Flanagan uses Bakhtin's notions of dialogism, chronotope and polyphony to address fundamental questions about film form and reception, focussing particularly on the way cinematic narrative utilises time and space in its very construction.


cinema film Hollywood

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