Media Lost and Found
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BeschreibungTopics covered by the essays in this volume include: documentary film pioneer Robert Flaherty; a discussion of Holland's role in Western civilization; accounts of pioneers of camera obscura and magic lantern phantasmagoria; and a history of communication breakthroughs.
PortraitERIK BARNOUW is Professor Emeritus of Dramatic Arts at Columbia University and was Editor in Chief for the International Lincyclopedia of Communications. He s the author of many books, including the three-volume A History of Broadcasting in the United States and Documentary: A History of the Nonfiction Film.
PressestimmenaErik Barnouw, the guru of media scholars, teachers, and practitioners, once again instructs and challenges us to construct new views on both old and new issues. He uniquely combines personal experience, theory, and even-handed objective judgments as bases for the practical application of knowledge to make the world a better place. In a field that is increasingly technologically oriented, Barnouw continues to focus on humanity.a
Untertitel: 'Communications and Media Studi'. New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: FORDHAM UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Februar 2001
Seitenanzahl: 179 Seiten