Apocalypse In Australian Fiction And Film by Roslyn Weaver

Full Title: Apocalypse In Australian Fiction And Film: A Critical Study
Author/Editor(s): Roslyn Weaver (1979-)
ISBN: 0786460512, 9780786460519
Publisher: McFarland
Published Place: Jefferson, N.C.
Published/Copyright Year: 2011
Language: English
Physical Description: Illustrations included, 23 cm
LCCN: 2010050274
Series: Critical Explorations In Science Fiction And Fantasy ( Volume 28 )
Number of pages: 230 (x, 230 pages)
Categories:
Australian Fiction > 20th Century > History And Criticism
Australian Fiction > 21st Century > History And Criticism
Motion Pictures > Australia > History


Content:
An apocalyptic map: new worlds and the colonization of Australia
The shield of distance: apocalypse in Australian literature after 1945
An apocalyptic landscape: the Mad Max films
Children of the apocalypse: Australian children's literature
(Re)writing the end of the world: apocalypse, race, and indigenous literature
The end of the human: apocalypse, cyberpunk and the Parrish Plessis novels.
"This volume explores the role of Australia in apocalyptic literature and film. Works and genres covered include Nevil Shute's popular novel On the Beach, Mad Max, children's literature, Indigenous writing, and cyberpunk. The text examines ways in which apocalypse undermines complacency, foretells environmental disasters, critiques colonization, and serves as a vehicle of protest for minority groups"
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Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.

ISBNPlus ID: LOC.V39.582515-1-3049500
Other ID: 664656881(OCLC)
Nature: Bibliographies
Form: Nonfiction
LC Call No: PR9612.5 .W43 2011
Dewey Decimal: 823/.91409382
Released Date: 20110927

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APA Style:
Weaver, R. (2011). Apocalypse In Australian Fiction And Film: A Critical Study. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland.

MLA Style:
Weaver, Roslyn. Apocalypse In Australian Fiction And Film: A Critical Study. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland, 2011. Print.

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Weaver, Roslyn. Apocalypse In Australian Fiction And Film: A Critical Study. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland, 2011.