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The Resource Peculiar portrayals : Mormons on the page, stage, and screen, edited by Mark T. Decker and Michael Austin

Peculiar portrayals : Mormons on the page, stage, and screen, edited by Mark T. Decker and Michael Austin

Label
Peculiar portrayals : Mormons on the page, stage, and screen
Title
Peculiar portrayals
Title remainder
Mormons on the page, stage, and screen
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mark T. Decker and Michael Austin
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Collection of essays analyzing the role and treatment of Mormons and Mormonism in popular media: film, television, theater, and books
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
700/.4382893
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P94.5.M67
LC item number
P43 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Peculiar portrayals : Mormons on the page, stage, and screen, edited by Mark T. Decker and Michael Austin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Center and periphery: Mormons and American culture in Tony Kushner's Angels in America / Cristine Hutchison-Jones -- Four consenting adults in the privacy of their own suburb: Big love and the cultural significance of Mormon polygamy / Michael Austin -- Teaching under the banner of heaven: testing the limits of tolerance in America / Kevin Kolkmeyer -- Avenging angels: the Nephi archetype and blood atonement in Neil LaBute, Brian Evenson, and Levi Peterson, and the making of the Mormon American writer / J. Aaron Sanders -- Elders on the big screen: film and the globalized circulation of Mormon missionary images / John-Charles Duffy -- "I constructed in my mind a vast, panoramic picture": the miracle life of Edgar Mint and postmodern, postdenominational Mormonism / Mark T. Decker -- Jane Austen in Mollywood: mainstreaming Mormonism in Andrew Black's Pride & prejudice / Juliette Wells -- Reality corrupts, reality television corrupts absolutely / Karen D. Austin
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
203 pages
Isbn
9780874217735
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010000780
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn667701438
Label
Peculiar portrayals : Mormons on the page, stage, and screen, edited by Mark T. Decker and Michael Austin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Center and periphery: Mormons and American culture in Tony Kushner's Angels in America / Cristine Hutchison-Jones -- Four consenting adults in the privacy of their own suburb: Big love and the cultural significance of Mormon polygamy / Michael Austin -- Teaching under the banner of heaven: testing the limits of tolerance in America / Kevin Kolkmeyer -- Avenging angels: the Nephi archetype and blood atonement in Neil LaBute, Brian Evenson, and Levi Peterson, and the making of the Mormon American writer / J. Aaron Sanders -- Elders on the big screen: film and the globalized circulation of Mormon missionary images / John-Charles Duffy -- "I constructed in my mind a vast, panoramic picture": the miracle life of Edgar Mint and postmodern, postdenominational Mormonism / Mark T. Decker -- Jane Austen in Mollywood: mainstreaming Mormonism in Andrew Black's Pride & prejudice / Juliette Wells -- Reality corrupts, reality television corrupts absolutely / Karen D. Austin
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
203 pages
Isbn
9780874217735
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010000780
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn667701438

Library Locations

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      40.249156 -111.649242
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