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In Cloverfield (2008, Matt Reeves), a monster hits the city by night, sending the head of the Statue of Liberty rolling past terrified hundreds. Understood in terms of Grusin's theory of premediation, ... 16 Hits and Missives.

Author: Todd A. Comer

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 9780786472079

Category: Performing Arts

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"The sublime provides a ready tool for analyses of trauma, horror, catastrophe and apocalypse, the military-industrial complex, the end of humanism, and the limits of freedom. Such essays take the pulse of our cultural moment, while providing the reader with the dual nature of the sublime in critical work, and how it continues to evolve conceptually"--Provided by publisher.
2013-01-28 By Todd A. Comer

Titles by the same author : The Ben Trovato Files Will The Real Ben Trovato Please Stand Up ? Ben Trovato - Stirred Not Shaken Ben Trovato's Guide to Everything Ben Trovato's ( mis ) Guide to Golf Hits & Missives – The Worst of Ben ...

Author: Ben Trovato

Publisher: Jacana Media

ISBN: 1770091610

Category: Travel

Page: 198

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Ben Trovato shares his tips, yet again, for surviving (or not) in South Africa and other interesting places. In a very satirical tone and covering a wide range of topics, this guide provides invaluable advice on how to survive the South African lifestyle. Topics such as alien invasion, armed robbery, brake failure, drunk driving, earthquakes, nuclear attack, Perlemoen poaching, plummeting elevators, pregnancy, and old age are covered.
2007 By Ben Trovato

is not to be trusted: on one side an investment in publicity; on the other a silence concerning the control of information by the military powers.30 To invent a language is thus to invent a game.31 Hits and Missives “Begin at the ...

Author: Johanna Gibson

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781317025214

Category: Law

Page: 370

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The Logic of Innovation examines not merely the supposed problem of the efficacy and relevance of intellectual property, and the nature of innovation and creativity in a digital environment, but also the very circumstances of that inquiry itself. Social life has itself become a sphere of production, but how might that be understood within the cultural and structural transformation of creativity, innovation and property? Through a highly original interlocutory and therapeutic approach to the issues in play, the author addresses the concepts of innovation and the digital by means of an investigation through literature and the imagination of new scenarios for language, business and legal reform. The book undertakes a complex inquiry into innovation and property through the wonder of Alice’s journeys in Wonderland and through the Looking-glass. The author presents a new theory of familiar production to account for the kinship that has emerged in both informal and commercial modes of innovation, and foregrounds the value of use as crucial to the articulation of intellectual property within contemporary models of production and commercialization in the digital.
2016-03-03 By Johanna Gibson

... another backbench rebellion looms over detention 4 Clinton takes the gloves off to batter Obama 5 Morgan hits the ... Robert Peston's essential guide for our times 20 Robert Giddings : Top of the Popes – papal hits and missives 21 ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105133510524

Category: London (England)

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Other titles by Jacana Media The Big Bad Bitterkomix Handbook - Anton Kannemeyer & Conrad Botes Miss Kwa Kwa - Stephen Simm Khabzela - Liz McGregor Hits & Missives : The Worst of Ben Trovato First published by Jacana Media ( Pty ) Ltd ...

Author: Richard De Nooy

Publisher: Jacana Media

ISBN: STANFORD:36105131822301

Category: Fiction

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Mixing mirth with tragedy, this multi-layered novel investigates the eviscerating effect of trauma on a young boy's mind. Experimental in several ways, the book is set up as a bizarre and disturbing scrapbook belonging to Ace and Rem, two South African brothers. The reader of the scrapbook is a war correspondent who has traveled from Amsterdam to South Africa to talk to the boys, hoping to find their connection to events across two continents that have left a trail of shattered lives. Deft characterization shows the growing ties between the boys and the journalist, and, despite the horrors, the result is an engrossing story that is both cynical and tenderly hilarious.
2007 By Richard De Nooy

One RazorWire compilation of the best of the BB rants got almost two million hits in its first three days up on the ... The first missive, the one he'd gone back and re-recorded with his David Crosby mask on so he could lay down his ...

Author: Daniel Torday

Publisher: St. Martin's Press

ISBN: 9781250191809

Category: Fiction

Page: 304

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"Torday is a singular American writer with a big heart and a real love for the world. He has the rare gift for writing dynamic action scenes while being genuinely funny." —George Saunders Bluegrass musician, former journalist and editor, and now PhD in English, Mark Brumfeld has arrived at his thirties with significant debt and no steady prospects. His girlfriend Cassie—a punk bassist in an all-female band, who fled her Midwestern childhood for a new identity—finds work at a “new media” company. When Cassie refuses his marriage proposal, Mark leaves New York and returns to the basement of his childhood home in the Baltimore suburbs. Desperate and humiliated, Mark begins to post a series of online video monologues that critique Baby Boomers and their powerful hold on the job market. But as his videos go viral, and while Cassie starts to build her career, Mark loses control of what he began—with consequences that ensnare them in a matter of national security. Told through the perspectives of Mark, Cassie, and Mark’s mother, Julia, a child of the '60s whose life is more conventional than she ever imagined, Boomer1 is timely, suspenseful, and in every line alert to the siren song of endless opportunity that beckons and beguiles all of us.
2018-09-18 By Daniel Torday

... SWEAT AND GEARS 70 A hard day's night and twenty - four hours in the saddle at Mount Van Hoevenberg by Alan Wechsler HOME AFTER SCHOOL 74 New life for the country schoolhouse by Diana Browning DEPARTMENTS Box 410 Hits and Missives 3 ...

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ISBN: CORNELL:31924090172168

Category: Adirondack Mountains (N.Y.)

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Hits and Missives.” Los Angeles Times, June 18, 1995. Accessed February 16, 2015. www.latimes.com/la-archivehistory-review-story-story.html. Wolk, Douglas. “Michael Jackson: Xscape.” Pitchfork, May 15, 2014.

Author: Kit O'Toole

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 9781495045981

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 400

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(FAQ). Michael Jackson may be the King of Pop, but his influence extends much further. From his childhood years with the Jackson 5 through his astonishing solo career, he consistently broke sales records, pioneered the modern music video, and infused dance into rock and pop. While his life story has been well chronicled, Michael Jackson FAQ explores the stories behind his achievements. Did he play any instruments? How much of his own music did he compose? Who were his greatest influences in both music and dance? His art is his legacy, and Michael Jackson FAQ takes an in-depth look at Jackson's work with the Jackson 5 and the Jacksons in addition to his solo catalog. Learn why current artists such as Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, and countless boy bands still emulate his sound, look, and showmanship. Questions are tackled such as whether Off the Wall or Thriller better stands the test of time. From his childhood in Gary, Indiana, through the posthumous albums, this book covers lesser-known but important stories such as how Jackson influenced disco and hip-hop, how his singing style transitioned from childhood to adulthood, and how he learned to moonwalk.
2015-10-01 By Kit O'Toole

Indien de H.Overhepdt upt be hits gieringhe wil gesloten hebben alle die niet en zijn vande Religic / di Ip mainteneert / als hetters of suspect van Hetterpe / dat moft gbe schieden niet upt kracht vande oude pacnsche geannulleerde ...

Author: P. V. H.

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ISBN: BL:A0024787093

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REVIEWS Strung together : Woyzeck's story is told in cryptic vignettes SYDNEY FESTIVAL Hits and missives By James Waites T CINEMA Purely Psycho logic R IHE SYDNEY FESTIVAL'S SOLO BLOKE series has been fantastic .

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ISBN: UCSC:32106019238168

Category: Sydney (N.S.W.)

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