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The Resource Ancient Greece on British television, edited by Fiona Hobden and Amanda Wrigley

Ancient Greece on British television, edited by Fiona Hobden and Amanda Wrigley

Label
Ancient Greece on British television
Title
Ancient Greece on British television
Statement of responsibility
edited by Fiona Hobden and Amanda Wrigley
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ancient Greece has inspired television producers and captivated viewing audiences in the United Kingdom for over half a century. Through 10 case studies drawn from television drama, theatre, animation and documentary this collection offers wide-ranging insights into the significance of ancient Greece on British television
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hobden, Fiona
  • Wrigley, Amanda
Series statement
Screening antiquity
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Historical television programs
  • Hellenism
  • Greece
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • HISTORY
  • Historical television programs
  • Hellenism
  • Great Britain
  • Greece
Label
Ancient Greece on British television, edited by Fiona Hobden and Amanda Wrigley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 224-245) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3.
  • The beginnings of Civilisation: television travels to Greece with Mortimer Wheeler and Compton Mackenzie
  • John Wyver
  • 4.
  • Tragedy for teens: ancient Greek tragedy on BBC and ITV schools television in the 1960s
  • Amanda Wrigley
  • 5.
  • The serpent son (1979): a science fiction aesthetic?
  • Tony Keen
  • 6.
  • Broadcasting Greece: an introduction to Greek antiquity on the small screen
  • Don Taylor, the 'old-fashioned populist'? The Theban plays (1986) and Iphigenia at Aulis (1990): production choices and audience responses
  • Lynn Fotheringham
  • 7.
  • The Odyssey in the 'broom cupboard': Ulysses 31 and Odysseus: The greatest hero of them all on children's BBC, 1985-1986
  • Sarah Miles
  • 8.
  • Greek myth in the Whoniverse
  • Amanda Potter
  • 9.
  • The digital aesthetic in 'Atlantis: the evidence' (2010)
  • Fiona Hobden and Amanda Wrigley
  • Anna Foka
  • 10.
  • Greece in the making: from intention to practicalities in television documentaries -- a conversation with Michael Scott and David Wilson
  • 1.
  • Are we the Greeks? understanding antiquity and ourselves in television documentaries
  • Fiona Hobden
  • 2.
  • Louis MacNeice and 'The paragins of Hellas': ancient Greece as radio propaganda
  • Peter Golphin
Control code
on1043555784
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 252 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781474412599
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9781474412599
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1t6vgkm
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1043555784
Label
Ancient Greece on British television, edited by Fiona Hobden and Amanda Wrigley
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 224-245) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3.
  • The beginnings of Civilisation: television travels to Greece with Mortimer Wheeler and Compton Mackenzie
  • John Wyver
  • 4.
  • Tragedy for teens: ancient Greek tragedy on BBC and ITV schools television in the 1960s
  • Amanda Wrigley
  • 5.
  • The serpent son (1979): a science fiction aesthetic?
  • Tony Keen
  • 6.
  • Broadcasting Greece: an introduction to Greek antiquity on the small screen
  • Don Taylor, the 'old-fashioned populist'? The Theban plays (1986) and Iphigenia at Aulis (1990): production choices and audience responses
  • Lynn Fotheringham
  • 7.
  • The Odyssey in the 'broom cupboard': Ulysses 31 and Odysseus: The greatest hero of them all on children's BBC, 1985-1986
  • Sarah Miles
  • 8.
  • Greek myth in the Whoniverse
  • Amanda Potter
  • 9.
  • The digital aesthetic in 'Atlantis: the evidence' (2010)
  • Fiona Hobden and Amanda Wrigley
  • Anna Foka
  • 10.
  • Greece in the making: from intention to practicalities in television documentaries -- a conversation with Michael Scott and David Wilson
  • 1.
  • Are we the Greeks? understanding antiquity and ourselves in television documentaries
  • Fiona Hobden
  • 2.
  • Louis MacNeice and 'The paragins of Hellas': ancient Greece as radio propaganda
  • Peter Golphin
Control code
on1043555784
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 252 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781474412599
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9781474412599
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1t6vgkm
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1043555784

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