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The Miracle Case: Film Censorship and the Supreme Court (Landmark Law Cases and American Society)

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It was only a forty-minute foreign film, but it sparked a legal confrontation that has left its mark on America for more than half a century. Roberto Rossellini's Il Miracolo (The Miracle) is deceptively simple: a demented peasant woman is seduced by a stranger she believes to be Saint Joseph, is socially ostracized for becoming pregnant out of wedlock, but is finally rede ...more
Paperback, 233 pages
Published October 21st 2008 by University Press of Kansas (first published October 1st 2008)
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