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The new issue of *Scope: An Online Journal of Film and Television Studies* - issue 10 (NS) - has just been published at http://www.scope.nottingham.ac.uk/issue.php?issue=10
The table of contents is reproduced below. 

All issues of *Scope* published between 1999-2004 are now available in the journal's archive (http://www.scope.nottingham.ac.uk/archive.php)

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Julian


*Scope* - Issue 10 (February 2008)

Articles
Miramax's Asian Experiment: Creating a Model for Crossover Hits 
Lisa Dombrowski 

Comedy and Experimentation in British Alternative Film: The Funny Peculiar Case of Ivor Montagu's Bluebottles 
Seb Manley 

"If we stretch our imaginations": the Monstrous-Feminine Mother in Rolf de Heer's Bad Boy Bubby (1993) and Alexandra's Project (2003) 
D. Bruno Starrs 

Dogville: Lars Von Trier's Desexualized America 
Ahmed F. Elbeshlawy 


Book Reviews
Electric Dreams: Computers in American Culture By Ted Friedman
Reviewer: Anne Petersen

Mute Dreams, Blind Owls, and Dispersed Knowledges: Persian Poesis in the Transnational Circuitry By Richard M.J. Fischer
Reviewer: Farhang Erfani

Uncovering the Holocaust: The International Reception of Night and Fog By Ewout van der Knaap (ed.)
Reviewer: Chris Cagle

Color: The Film Reader By Angela Dalle Vacche and Brian Price (eds.)
Reviewer: Deborah Allison

Pretend We're Dead: Capitalist Monsters in American Pop Culture By Annalee Newitz
Reviewer: Natasha Patterson

Film as Philosophy: Essays on Cinema After Wittgenstein and Cavell By Rupert Read and Jerry Goodenough (eds.) & The Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism, Special Issue: Thinking Through Cinema: Film as Philosophy By Murray Smith and Thomas E. Wartenberg (eds.)
Reviewer: Vincent Gaine

Cinephilia: Movies, Love and Memory By Marijke de Valck and Malte Hagener (eds.) & Quintessential Tarantino
Reviewer: Ryan Shand

Billy Wilder, American Film Realist By Richard Armstrong
Reviewer: Thorsten Carstensen

Carmen: From Silent Film to MTV By Chris Perriam and Ann Davies (eds.)
Reviewer: Tom Whittaker

The Hollywood Horror Film, 1931 - 1941: Madness in a Social Landscape By Reynold Humphries & The Quest for the Wicker Man By Benjamin Franks, Stephen Harper, Jonathan Murray and Lesley Stevenson (eds.)
Reviewer: Edmund P. Cueva

Deleuze, Cinema and National Identity: Narrative in National Contexts By David Martin-Jones
Reviewer: Terry Rowden

Filmosophy By Daniel Frampton
Reviewer: Ils Huygens

Death 24x a Second: Stillness and the Moving Image By Laura Mulvey
Reviewer: Daniel Herbert

Robert and Frances Flaherty: A Documentary Life, 1883-1922 By Robert J. Christopher
Reviewer: Timothy Shorkey

Directed By Stephen Spielberg: Poetics of the Contemporary Blockbuster By Warren Buckland & In Capra's Shadow: The Life and Career of Screenwriter Robert Riskin By Ian Scott
Reviewer: Elaine Lennon

Multiculturalism and the Mouse: Race and Sex in Disney Entertainment By Douglas Brode
Reviewer: D.K. Peterson

The Irish in Us: Irishness, Performativity, and Popular Culture By Diane Negra (ed.) & Irish and African American Cinema: Identifying Others and Performing Identities, 1980-2000 By Maria Pramaggiore
Reviewer: Sinéad Moynihan

Crossing New Europe: Postmodern Travel and The European Road Movie By Ewa Mazierska and Laura Rascaroli
Reviewer: Fiona Handyside

Film Remakes By Constantine Verevis
Reviewer: Vicente Rodríguez Ortega


Film Reviews 
The Namesake 
Reviewer: Rashna Wadia Richards

El Topo 
Reviewer: Jo Eadie

Sugar 
Reviewer: Richard Harrison

Water 
Reviewer: Amitava Nag

Babel 
Reviewer: Devorah Macdonald


Conference Reports 
Fourth Annual MeCCSa Postgraduate Conference, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK, 12 - 13 July, 2007 
Reporter: Philippa Daniel

Anglo-French Cinematic Relations Since 1930 conference, University of Southampton, UK, 14 - 16 September 2007 
Reporter: Jonathan Driskell

Reception Studies Society, Bi-Annual Conference, University of Missouri, Kansas City, USA, 27 - 29 September 2007 
Reporter: Brian Faucette

Identities and Encounters: British Association of American Studies (BAAS) Postgraduate Conference, University of Manchester, UK, 17 November, 2007 
Reporter: Henry Thompson

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