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Nelson Goodman's 'Theory of Symbols': an Exposition and Critique
Notes in outline form for a presentation on 13 February 1985 to the 'Media, Mind and Society' seminar of David R. Olson, Co-Director of the McLuhan Program in Culture and Technology of the University of Toronto, on the ...
Bypassing Elder - Sitney on Elder on Brakhage
P. Adams Sitney, in his otherwise estimable review of Bruce Elder's The Films of Stan Brakhage in the American Tradition of Ezra Pound, Gertrude Stein, and Charles Olson, disregards the author's goal of demonstrating how ...
KING KONG, Carroll and Currie: Misconstruing Monstrously How We See Things by Means of Movies
Two confusions have vitiated recent philosophical discussions about filmmaking: the presumption of Nöel Carroll that discrimination entails essentialism and the presumption of both Carroll and Gregory Currie that we cannot ...
Review of Peter Loizos's Innovation in Ethnographic Film: From Innocence to Self-consciousness, 1955-85 (Chicago, Illinois: University of Chicago Press, 1993; 224 pages)
(History of European Ideas, 1995-07)
A review of Peter Loizos's Innovation in Ethnographic Film: From Innocence to Self-consciousness, 1955-85 (Chicago, Illinois: University of Chicago Press, 1993; 224 pages) published on pages 579-581 of the journal History ...
Filmmaking, Teaching and the Colonial Experience: An Immigrant's Account from "English" Canada of a Story of American Success
A caustic commentary on the nature, scope and limits of filmmaking and the teaching of it within Canada provoked by a supposedly informed review of the former that appeared within the Globe & Mail of Toronto ("Canada's ...