Global Melodrama

Nation, Body, and History in Contemporary Film

  • Authors
  • Carla¬†Marcantonio

Part of the Global Cinema book series (GLOBALCINE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Carla Marcantonio
    Pages 1-24
  3. Carla Marcantonio
    Pages 143-148
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 149-189

About this book


Global Melodrama is the first booklength work to investigate melodrama in a specifically twenty-first century setting across regional and national boundaries, analyzing film texts from a variety of national contexts in the wake of globalization.


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