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Pinocchio Goes Postmodern: Perils of a Puppet in the United States
In the first full-length study in English of Carlo Collodi's The Adventures of Pinocchio, the authors show how the checkered history of the puppet illuminates social change from the pre World War One era to the present. The authors argue that most Americans know a trivialized, diluted version of the tale, one such source is Disney's perennial classic. The authors also disc ...more
Hardcover, 276 pages
Published June 27th 2002 by Routledge
(first published May 15th 2002)
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