By Jacob Smith,Neil Verma

ISBN-10: 0520285301

ISBN-13: 9780520285309

ISBN-10: 0520285328

ISBN-13: 9780520285323

This assortment examines the paintings of Norman Corwin—one of crucial, but understudied, media authors of all time—as a serious lens to view the historical past of multimedia authorship and sound construction. often called the “poet laureate” of radio, Corwin is most famed for his radio dramas, which reached thousands of listeners worldwide and contributed to radio’s good fortune as a mass media shape within the Thirties and Forties. yet Corwin was once additionally a pioneer in different fields, together with cinema, theater, television, and journalism. In each one of those parts, he had a particular method of “soundwork,” hoping on creative prerecorded and live-in-real-time atmospheric results within the studio, between different aesthetic thoughts. Exploring the diversity of Corwin’s work—from his international warfare II–era poetry and his certain tasks for the United international locations to his path-breaking writing for movie and television—and its impact on media this present day, those essays underscore the political and social effect of Corwin’s oeuvre and cement his recognition as a key author within the historical past of many sound media.

Show description

Read or Download Anatomy of Sound: Norman Corwin and Media Authorship PDF

Similar media studies books

Bali's Silent Crisis: Desire, Tragedy, and Transition - download pdf or read online

Bali and Balinese tradition became valuable to western imaginings of 'the east. ' in addition to its ordinary attractiveness and tropical sensuality, Bali's wealthy and intricate tradition has proved intensely captivating for western artists, students, and tourists. even if, as this aesthetic imagining and wish for attractiveness have developed right into a mass tourism undefined, the island humans and their tradition have skilled radical and swift transformation.

Das freie, nichtkommerzielle Radio (German Edition) by Zornitsa Boneva PDF

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2005 im Fachbereich Medien / Kommunikation - Rundfunk und Unterhaltung, Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: In der wissenschaftlichen Arbeit wird das Thema über das Freie Radio dargelegt. Diese Arbeit hat das Ziel eine Darstellung zu schaffen, used to be genau ein freies Radio ist, wie ein solches Radio funktioniert, inwieweit sich das freie Radio von den öffentlich-rechtlichen und privat-kommerziellen Radiosendern unterscheidet.

Baudelaire's Media Aesthetics: The Gaze of the Flâneur and by Marit Grøtta PDF

Baudelaire's Media Aesthetics situates Charles Baudelaire in the middle of 19th-century media tradition. It deals an intensive learn of the position of newspapers, images, and precinematic units in Baudelaire's writings, whereas additionally discussing the cultural historical past of those media commonly. The e-book finds that Baudelaire used to be no longer in simple terms encouraged through the hot media, yet that he performed with them, utilizing them as frames of conception and methods of experiencing the area.

Read e-book online Arab National Media and Political Change: “Recording the PDF

This e-book examines the evolution of nationwide Arab media and its interaction with political switch, really in rising democracies within the context of the Arab uprisings. Investigated from a journalistic viewpoint, this study addresses the position performed by way of conventional nationwide media in consolidating rising democracies or in exacerbating their fragility inside of new political contexts.

Extra resources for Anatomy of Sound: Norman Corwin and Media Authorship

Example text

Download PDF sample

Anatomy of Sound: Norman Corwin and Media Authorship by Jacob Smith,Neil Verma


by Kevin
4.1

Rated 4.76 of 5 – based on 49 votes