Table of contents for Literature and film : a guide to the theory and practice of film adaptation / edited by Robert Stam and Alessandra Raengo.

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Notes on Contributors
Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction: The Theory and Practice of Adaptation
Robert Stam
1?Improvements and Reparations at Mansfield Park
Tim Watson
2?Keeping the Carcass in Motion: Adaptation and Transmutations of the National in The Last of the Mohicans
Jacquelyn Kilpatrick
3?The Discreet Charm of the Leisure Class: Terence Davies's The House of Mirth
Richard Porton
4?In Search of Adaptation: Proust and Film
Melissa Anderson
5?The Grapes of Wrath: Thematic Emphasis through Visual Style
Vivian C. Sobchack
6?Cape Fear and Trembling: Familial Dread
Kirsten Thompson
7?The Carnival of Repression: German Left-wing Politics and The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum
Alexandra Seibel
8?Serial Time: Bluebeard in Stepford
Bliss Cua Lim
9?Boyz N the Hood Chronotope: Spike Lee, Richard Price, and the Changing Authorship of Clockers
Paula J. Massood
10?Defusing The English Patient
Patrick Deer
11?Carnivals and Goldfish: History and Crisis in The Butcher Boy
Jessica Scarlata
12?Passion or Heartburn? The Uses of Humor in Like Water for Chocolate
Dianna C. Niebylski
13?Beloved: The Adaptation of an American Slave Narrative
Mia Mask
14?Oral Traditions, Literature, and Cinema in Africa
Mbye Cham
15?Memory and History in the Politics of Adaptation: Revisiting the Partition of India in Tamas
Ranjani Mazumdar
16?The Written Scene: Writers as Figures of Cinematic Redemption
Paul Arthur
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Film adaptations -- History and criticism.
Motion pictures and literature.