Adaptation Studies: New Challenges, New Directions

Adaptation Studies: New Challenges, New Directions
Author: Jørgen Bruhn
Pages: 304
ISBN10: 1441192662
Genre: Uncategorized
Goodreads Rating: 3.25
ISBN13: 9781441192660
Published: July 11th 2013 by Bloomsbury Academic

Extending the boundaries of contemporary adaptation studies, this book brings together leading international scholars to survey new directions in the field.

Re-thinking the key questions at the heart of the discipline, Adaptation Studies: New Directions, New Challenges explores a wide range of perspectives and case studies in cross-media transformation. Topics covered include: * The history of adaptation studies * Theories of adaptation * Adaptations in film, literature, radio and historical sources * What is an ‘original' text?