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Author: Dorothy Ripley
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: united, works, faith, bank
Number of Pages: 210
Published: 2007-01-01
ISBN-10: 1429000619
ISBN-13: 9781429000611

A Quaker English woman on a mission describes in letters to friends her travels in the United States, working to convert Native Americas and sinners of various stripes.

Author: Anat Zanger
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press
Keywords: carmen, ripley, disguise, ritual, remakes, film
Number of Pages: 172
Published: 2006
ISBN-10: 9053567844
ISBN-13: 9789053567845

The first full-length history of the remake in cinema, Film Remakes as Ritual and Disguise is also the first book to explore how and why these stories are told. Anat Zanger focuses on contemporary retellings of three particular tales—Joan of Arc, Carmen, and Psycho—to reveal what she calls the remake’s “rituals of disguise.” Joan of Arc, Zanger demonstrates, later appears as the tough, androgynous Ripley in the blockbuster Alien series and the God-ridden Bess in Lars Von Trier’s Breaking the Waves. Ultimately, these remake chains offer evidence of the archetypes of our own age, cu
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