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Title Many more lives of the Batman / edited by Roberta Pearson, William Uricchio, Will Brooker.
Published London : BFI Palgrave, 2015.
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Edition New edition.
Description vi, 240 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Note "A BFI book published by Palgrave."
Original edition, The many lives of the Batman, first published: New York : Routlege, 1991.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Creating the Batman. Man, myth and cultural icon / Paul Levitz -- Notes from the batcave: an interview with Dennis O'Neil / Roberta Pearson and William Uricchio -- Batman and the twilight of the idols: an interview with Frank Miller / Christopher Sharrett -- Fifth-dimensional Batman: an interview with Grant Morrison / Will Brooker -- History left unsaid: implied continuity in Batman's contemporary comic book narratives / Anthony N. Smith -- Circulating the Batman. "Holy commodity fetish, Batman!": the political economy of a commercial interest / Eileen R. Meehan -- Batman in East Asia / Mark Gallagher -- Batsploitation: parodies, fan films and remakes / Iain Robert Smith -- Reading the Batman. Batman versus Superman: a conversation / Phillip Bevin -- Batgirl: continuity, crisis and feminism / Will Brooker -- Batman: the movie, narrative- the hyperconscious / Jim Collins -- Same bat channel, different bat times: mass culture and popular memory / Lynn Spigel and Henry Jenkins -- Multiplying the Batman. "I'm not fooled by that cheap disguise" / William Uricchio and Roberta Pearson.
Subject Batman (Fictitious character) -- History.
Comic books, strips, etc. -- United States -- History and criticism.
Batman films -- History and criticism.
Popular culture -- United States.
American literature -- History and criticism.
Myth in literature.
Related Names Pearson, Roberta E., editor, author.
Uricchio, William, editor, author.
Brooker, Will, 1970- editor, author.
ISBN 1844577643 (paperback)
9781844577644 (paperback)
9781844577651 (hardback)
1844577651 (hardback)
OCLC number 907447289