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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(239mm x 161mm x 17mm)
Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
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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).