By Michael Lawrence,Karen Lury
This ebook is the 1st severe anthology to check the debatable heritage of the zoo through concentrating on its shut courting with display media histories and applied sciences. person chapters tackle the illustration of zoological areas in classical and modern Hollywood cinema, documentary and animation, beginner and avant-garde movie, well known tv and on-line media. The Zoo and display Media: Images of Exhibition and Encounter provides a new map of twentieth-century human-animal family members through exploring how the zoo, that smooth equipment for offering dwelling animals to human audiences, has itself been represented throughout a various diversity of relocating snapshot media.
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The Zoo and Screen Media: Images of Exhibition and Encounter (Screening Spaces) by Michael Lawrence,Karen Lury