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Dr. David Cook publishes “A History of Narrative Film”

cookRenowned film scholar Dr. David A. Cook recently published a fifth edition of his seminal work “A History of Narrative Film” (W. W. Norton & Company, 1981; 1990; 1996; 2004; 2016).

First published in 1981, this book is used at the Beijing Film Academy, the Free University of Brussels, and over 400 universities and colleges in North America, including many in the UNC system; it is also the only film history text currently available in digital form and is one of Norton’s longest-running publications.

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February 4, 2016 at 4:27 pm

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Jeffrey Adams publishes “The Cinema of the Coen Brothers”

Associate Professor Jeffrey Adams recently published a book “The Cinema of the Coen Brothers.”  This past Fall, USA Today – College, singled out Adams’ “Coen Brothers” course as one of special interest – read the article here.

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February 4, 2016 at 4:23 pm

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