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The Tudors on Film and Television
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Sue Parrill, William B. Robison
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-06 - Publisher: McFarland

With its mix of family drama, sex and violence, Britain’s Tudor dynasty (1485–1603) has long excited the interest of filmmakers and moviegoers. Since the birth of movie-making technology, the lives and times of kings Henry VII, Henry VIII, and Edward VI and queens Mary I, Jane Grey and Elizabeth I
The Tudors on Film and Television
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Sue Parrill, William B. Robison
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-26 - Publisher: McFarland

With its mix of family drama, sex and violence, Britain's Tudor dynasty (1485-1603) has long excited the interest of filmmakers and moviegoers. Since the birth of movie-making technology, the lives and times of kings Henry VII, Henry VIII, and Edward VI and queens Mary I, Jane Grey and Elizabeth I
History, Fiction, and The Tudors
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: William B. Robison
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-11 - Publisher: Springer

This is the first book-length study of the award-winning historical drama The Tudors. In this volume twenty distinguished scholars separate documented history, plausible invention, and outright fantasy in a lively series of scholarly, but accessible and engaging essays. The contributors explore topics including Henry VIII, Catherine of Aragon, Anne Boleyn,
The Birth of a Queen
Language: en
Pages: 291
Authors: Sarah Duncan, Valerie Schutte
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-29 - Publisher: Springer

Marking the 500th year anniversary of the birth of Queen Mary I in 1516, this book both commemorates her rule and rehabilitates and redefines her image and reign as England's first queen regnant. In this broad collection of essays, leading historians of queenship (or monarchy) explore aspects of Mary's life
Bad Girls and Transgressive Women in Popular Television, Fiction, and Film
Language: en
Pages: 289
Authors: Julie Chappell, Mallory Young
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-03 - Publisher: Springer

This collection of essays focuses on the representations of a variety of “bad girls”—women who challenge, refuse, or transgress the patriarchal limits intended to circumscribe them—in television, popular fiction, and mainstream film from the mid-twentieth century to the present. Perhaps not surprisingly, the initial introduction of women into Western cultural