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*SCOPE: AN ONLINE JOURNAL OF FILM STUDIES* 8 (June 2007)

ARTICLES
Narrative and Mediatized Memory in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Carolyn Jess-Cooke 

Victimhood, Protest, and Agency in Contemporary Mizrahi Films in Israel Yaron Shemer 

Code Unknown: European Identity in Cinema Temenuga Trifonova 

The Matrix and the Subversion of Wu xia: Reasserting the Hollywood Ideological Hegemony Tim Iles 


BOOK REVIEWS
Past and Present: National Identity and the British Historical Film By James Chapman
Reviewer: Jack Newsinger

Convergence Culture: When Old and New Media Collide By Henry Jenkins & Fans, Bloggers, and Gamers: Exploring Participatory Culture By Henry Jenkins
Reviewer: Jonathan Gray

Babes in Tomorrowland: Walt Disney and the Making of the American Child, 1930-1960 By Nicholas Sammond
Reviewer: Janice Kelly

Film Noir: From Berlin to Sin City (Short Cuts Series) By Mark Bould & Dames in the Driver's Seat: Rereading Film Noir By Jans B. Wager
Reviewer: Alison Peirse

Signs of Life: Medicine and Cinema By Graeme Harper and Andrew Moore (eds.)
Reviewer: Pramod K. Nayar

The French New Wave: An Artistic School By Michel Marie (translated by Richard Neupert)
Reviewer: Mark Bould

New Korean Cinema By Chi-Yun Shin & Julian Stringer (eds.)
Reviewer: Daniel Martin

Pop Fiction: The Song in Cinema By Steve Lannin and Mathew Caley (eds.)
Reviewer: Louise O'Riordan

Screening Québec: Québécois Moving Images, National Identity and the Public Sphere By Scott MacKenzie
Reviewer: Josh Anchors

Stray Dog of Anime: The Films of Mamoru Oshii By Brian Ruh & A New History of Japanese Cinema: A Century of Narrative Film Isolde Standish
Reviewer: Timothy Iles

The Politics of Contemporary European Cinema. Histories, Borders, Diasporas By Mike Wayne & Dickens and the Dream of Cinema By Grahame Smith
Reviewer: Thorsten Carstensen

Why Buffy Matters: The Art of Buffy the Vampire Slayer By Rhonda Wilcox & Sex and the Slayer: A Gender Studies Primer for the Buffy Fan By Lorna Jowett & The Lure of the Vampire: Gender, Fiction and Fandom from Bram Stoker to Buffy By Milly Williamson
Reviewer: Sarah Artt

Teen Movies: American Youth on Screen (Short Cuts Series) By Timothy Shary & Children, Cinema & Censorship: From Dracula to the Dead End Kids By Sarah J. Smith
Reviewer: Richard Harrison

Documentary: The Margins of Reality By Paul Ward
Reviewer: Dave Rolinson

Dogville vs. Hollywood By Jake Horsley
Reviewer: Adam Atkinson

Selling Television: British Television in the Global Market Place By Jeanette Steemers
Reviewer: Sara Steinke

Les Diaboliques (French Film Guides) By Susan Hayward
Reviewer: Alison Peirse

Women Screenwriters Today: Their Lives and Words By Marsha McCreadie
Reviewer: Daniel Gritten


FILM REVIEWS
Wolf Creek
Reviewer: James Rose

North County
Reviewer: Sabine Hikel

Lost in Translation
Reviewer: Dave Hastings

Flushed Away
Reviewer: Alice Mills

Alpha Dog
Reviewer: Devorah Macdonald

Blood Diamond
Reviewer: Rebecca Beirne


CONFERENCE REPORTS
Cinematicity 1895: Before and After, The University of Essex, 24-25 March, 2006
Reporter: Paul Elliott

Hollywood and the Culture Wars, De Montfort University, 1 March 2007
Reporter: Alec Charles

Marketing the Movies: Promotion, Advertising and Film Studies, Humanities Research Centre, University of Warwick, 24 February 2007
Reporter: Catherine Wheatley

MeCCSA with AMPE Joint Annual Conference 2007, Coventry University, 10-12 January, 2007
Reporter: Frances Eames

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