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The Tropes of War

Visual Hyperbole and Spectacular Culture

Authors: Greenbaum, Andrea

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This book examines the myriad ways in which war is culturally reassembled, appropriated, and commodified as it manifests itself in our culture and invades our public imagination and becomes an indelible part of our landscape through fashion, movies, graphic novels, television etc.

About the authors

Andrea Greenbaum, Ph.D., is a Professor of English at Barry University, USA, where she teaches classes in fiction writing, cultural studies, gender, the graphic novel, war, and screenwriting. She is the co-editor of Judaic Perspectives in Rhetoric and Composition Studies, author of Jews of South Florida, Emancipatory Movements in Composition: The Rhetoric of Possibility and Insurrections: Approaches to Resistance in Composition Studies. Recently, she was selected as a Fellow for the Sundance Screenwriter's Institute for her script, 36.

Table of contents (7 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Greenbaum, Andrea

    Pages 1-7

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  • The Mother of All Tropes: Visual Hyperbole and the Middle East

    Greenbaum, Andrea

    Pages 8-19

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  • War and the Graphic Novel: Memory as Enthymeme in Maus and Waltz with Bashir

    Greenbaum, Andrea

    Pages 20-29

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  • The War Documentary: Restrepo and the Synecdoche of Masculinity

    Greenbaum, Andrea

    Pages 30-39

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  • Metonymy of Peace: The Comic Book Peace Project

    Greenbaum, Andrea

    Pages 40-55

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Tropes of War
Book Subtitle
Visual Hyperbole and Spectacular Culture
Authors
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-55077-4
DOI
10.1057/9781137550774
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-55076-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 70
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