Comedy Incarnate by Noel Carroll
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Comedy Incarnate
By Noel Carroll

Comedy Incarnate

Buster Keaton, Physical Humor, and Bodily Coping

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Comedy Incarnate by Noel Carroll

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In Comedy Incarnate , Noel Carroll surveys the characteristics of Buster Keaton's unique visual style, to reveal the distinctive experience of watching Keaton's films. Bold and provocative thesis written by one of America's foremost film theorists Takes a unique look at the philosophies behind Keaton's style Weighs visual elements over narrative form in the analysis of the Keaton's work Provides a fresh vantage point for analysis of film and comedy itself

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781405188326
ISBN-10: 1405188324
Format: Paperback
(225mm x 155mm x 10mm)
Pages: 188
Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 19-Dec-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Noel Carroll

Noel Carroll is Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. His recent books include The Philosophy of Motion Pictures (Wiley-Blackwell, 2008) and On Criticism (2008). He is co-editor, with Jinhee Choi, of Philosophy of Film and Motion Pictures (Wiley-Blackwell, 2005).

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