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The Resource The philosophy of Spike Lee, edited by Mark T. Conard

The philosophy of Spike Lee, edited by Mark T. Conard

Label
The philosophy of Spike Lee
Title
The philosophy of Spike Lee
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mark T. Conard
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Over his twenty-plus year tenure in Hollywood, Spike Lee has produced a number of controversial films that unapologetically confront sensitive social issues, particularly those of race relations and discrimination. Through his honest portrayals of life's social obstacles, he challenges the public to reflect on the world's problems and divisions. The innovative director created a name for himself with feature films such as Do the Right Thing (1989) and Malcolm X (1992), and with documentaries such as 4 Little Girls (1997) and When the Levees Broke (2006), breaking with Hollywood's reliance on c
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Conard, Mark T.
Series statement
The philosophy of popular culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lee, Spike
  • Lee, Spike
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PHILOSOPHY
Label
The philosophy of Spike Lee, edited by Mark T. Conard
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- I. Justice, value, and the nature of evil. The symbolism of blood in Clockers / Douglas McFarland ; The prostitution trap of elite sport in He got game / Jason Holt and Robert Pitter ; Aristotle and MacIntyre on Justice in 25th Hour / Mark T. Conard ; We can't get off the bus : a commentary on Spike Lee and moral motivation / Gabriella Beckles-Raymond ; Monsters and moralism in Summer of Sam / R. Barton Palmer -- II. Race, sexuality, and community. (Still) fighting the power : public space and the unspeakable privacy of the other in Do the right thing / Elizabeth Hope Finnegan ; Coworking in the kingdom of culture : identity and community in the films of Spike Lee / Charles F. Peterson ; Feminists and "freaks" : She's gotta have it and Girl 6 / Karen D. Hoffman ; The dialectic of King and X in Do the right thing / Michael Silberstein ; Fevered desires and interracial intimacies in Jungle fever / Ronald R. Sundstrom ; Bamboozled : philosophy through blackface / Dan Flory -- III. Time, the subject, and transcendence. Transcendence and sublimity in Spike Lee's signature shot / Jerold J. Abrams ; Economies of time in Clockers / Richard Gilmore ; Rethinking the first person : autobiography, authorship, and the contested self in Malcolm X / David LaRocca
Control code
ocn739724843
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 251 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813133812
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2hg707
  • 426a9e2c-324a-47f0-ab1c-e2502e59fb54
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)739724843
Label
The philosophy of Spike Lee, edited by Mark T. Conard
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- I. Justice, value, and the nature of evil. The symbolism of blood in Clockers / Douglas McFarland ; The prostitution trap of elite sport in He got game / Jason Holt and Robert Pitter ; Aristotle and MacIntyre on Justice in 25th Hour / Mark T. Conard ; We can't get off the bus : a commentary on Spike Lee and moral motivation / Gabriella Beckles-Raymond ; Monsters and moralism in Summer of Sam / R. Barton Palmer -- II. Race, sexuality, and community. (Still) fighting the power : public space and the unspeakable privacy of the other in Do the right thing / Elizabeth Hope Finnegan ; Coworking in the kingdom of culture : identity and community in the films of Spike Lee / Charles F. Peterson ; Feminists and "freaks" : She's gotta have it and Girl 6 / Karen D. Hoffman ; The dialectic of King and X in Do the right thing / Michael Silberstein ; Fevered desires and interracial intimacies in Jungle fever / Ronald R. Sundstrom ; Bamboozled : philosophy through blackface / Dan Flory -- III. Time, the subject, and transcendence. Transcendence and sublimity in Spike Lee's signature shot / Jerold J. Abrams ; Economies of time in Clockers / Richard Gilmore ; Rethinking the first person : autobiography, authorship, and the contested self in Malcolm X / David LaRocca
Control code
ocn739724843
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 251 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813133812
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2hg707
  • 426a9e2c-324a-47f0-ab1c-e2502e59fb54
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)739724843

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