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Gone with the Wind an inspiration for the American avant-garde? Mickey Mouse a crucial source for the development of cutting-edge intellectual and aesthetic ideas? As Greg Taylor shows in this witty and provocative book, the idea is not so far-fetched. One of the first-ever studies of American film criticism, Artists in the Audience shows that film critics, beginning in th ...more
Paperback, 208 pages
Published August 26th 2001 by Princeton University Press (first published 1999)
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A very insightful read and I would have given it 4 stars except the author seemed overly preoccupied with ensuring that he was perceived as academic and less interested in clarity.
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