“The Geography of Buzz: Art, Culture and the Social Milieu in Los Angeles and New York,” April 15, 2009– Commentator and chair of a discussion of the correlation between geography and media buzz. You can read about the event at the University of Southern California’s news website.
“War and Masculinity: Forever Entwined?”
April 14, 2009– Interview on The Pendulum Effect podcast, hosted by Justin Trottier.
From Chivalry to Terrorism has been issued in Chinese by The Oriental Press (Beijing), in Spanish by Oceana (Mexico City), and in Korean by Samin Publishing (Seoul).
The 7th edition of Film Theory and Criticism has just been released by Oxford University Press and is available for purchase from Amazon.
The new edition features expanded introductions and a new section on “Digitization and Globalization,” which incorporates essays on recent developments in technology and world cinema.
Back in print:
Figueroa Press has republished Native Informant: Essays on Film, Fiction, and Popular Culture in its scholarly reprints series. The press also reissued The Plot of Time: Narrative Form in Hume, Fielding, and Gibbon with a new forward by Hayden White in 2003. Both books can be ordered through their website, or at Amazon.com.