Politics, Desire, and the Hollywood Novel

Politics, Desire, and the Hollywood Novel

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Politics, Desire, and the Hollywood Novel pays close attention to six authorsOCoNathanael West, Raymond Chandler, Budd Schulberg, Joan Didion, Bruce Wagner, and Elmore Leonard-who have toiled in the film industry and written to tell about it. More specifically, Rhodes considers both screenplays and novels with an eye toward the different formulations of sexuality, art, and ultimately political action that exist in these two kinds of storytelling."show more

Product details

  • Electronic book text | 201 pages
  • University of Iowa Press
  • Iowa City, United States
  • English
  • 1587297558
  • 9781587297557