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National Cinema and Global Culture: The Case of Irish Cinema

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McLoone, Martin (2009) National Cinema and Global Culture: The Case of Irish Cinema. In: Cinemas of Ireland. (Eds: le Corff, Isabelle and Epinoux, Estelle), Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, pp. 14-27. ISBN 978-1-4438-0240-6 [Book section]

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Abstract

This chapter considers the viability of national cinema cultures in an art form and mass entertainment medium so overwhelmingly dominated by Hollywood cinema. Irish cinema is used as a case study to explore notions of cultural imperialism and the relationship between the local and the global that is mediated through indigenous or national culture.

Item Type:Book section
Keywords:Global culture, national cinema, Ireland, Hollywood, cultural imperialism
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Arts
Faculty of Arts > School of Media, Film & Journalism
Research Institutes and Groups:Centre for Media Research
ID Code:11862
Deposited By:Prof Martin McLoone
Deposited On:15 Feb 2010 15:39
Last Modified:15 Jun 2011 10:54

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