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The Resource Masterpieces of the imaginative mind : literature's most fantastic works, Eric S. Rabkin, (videorecording)

Masterpieces of the imaginative mind : literature's most fantastic works, Eric S. Rabkin, (videorecording)

Label
Masterpieces of the imaginative mind : literature's most fantastic works
Title
Masterpieces of the imaginative mind
Title remainder
literature's most fantastic works
Statement of responsibility
Eric S. Rabkin
Title variation
Literature's most fantastic works
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
University of Michigan professor Eric S. Rabkin discusses the fantastic in its most important modern variety, science fiction, as part of the entire course on fantasy literature
Member of
Cataloging source
CO2
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rabkin, Eric S
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/unknown
Series statement
Great courses
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fantasy fiction
  • Fantasy literature
  • Science fiction
Technique
live action
Label
Masterpieces of the imaginative mind : literature's most fantastic works, Eric S. Rabkin, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD
  • Cataloged from disc surface and packaging
  • "Literature & English language"--Container insert
Accompanying material
2 course guidebooks (22 cm.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references in accompanying guidebook
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • disc 1. part 1. lecture 1. The Brothers Grimm & fairy tale psychology ; lecture 2. Propp, structure, and cultural identity ; lecture 3. Hoffman and the theory of the fantastic ; lecture 4. Poe : genres and degrees of the fantastic ; lecture 5. Lewis Carroll : puzzles, language, & audience ; lecture 6. H. G. Wells : we are all talking animals -- disc 2. part 1. lecture 7. Franz Kafka : dashed fantasies ; lecture 8. Woolf : fantastic feminism & periods of art ; lecture 9. Robbe-Grillet : experimental fiction & myth ; lecture 10. Tolkien & mass production of the fantastic ; lecture 11. Children's literature and the fantastic ; lecture 12. Postmodernism and the fantastic --
  • disc 3. part 2. lecture 13. Defining science fiction ; lecture 14. Mary Shelley : grandmother of science fiction ; lecture 15. Hawthorne, Poe, and the Eden complex ; lecture 16. Jules Verne and the Robinsonade ; lecture 17. Wells : industrialization of the fantastic ; lecture 18. The history of utopia -- disc 4. part 2. lecture 19. Science fiction and religion ; lecture 20. Pulp fiction, Bradbury, & the American myth ; lecture 21. Robert A. Heinlein : he mapped the future ; lecture 22. Asimov and Clarke : cousins in utopia ; lecture 23. Ursula K. Le Guin : transhuman anthropologist ; lecture 24. Cyberpunk, postmodernism, and beyond
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Library edition
Extent
4 videodiscs
Isbn
9781598032901
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Set includes: 4 DVDs, 1 book.
  • Some copies may circulate in 2 or more containers. See holdings information.
  • Set includes: 4 DVDs, 1 book.
  • Set 1 includes: 2 DVDs (discs 1-2), 1 book.
  • Set 2 includes: 2 DVDs (discs 3-4), 1 book.
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 2997
  • PD2997-01
  • PD2997-02
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn152626651
  • (OCoLC)152626651
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Masterpieces of the imaginative mind : literature's most fantastic works, Eric S. Rabkin, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD
  • Cataloged from disc surface and packaging
  • "Literature & English language"--Container insert
Accompanying material
2 course guidebooks (22 cm.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references in accompanying guidebook
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • disc 1. part 1. lecture 1. The Brothers Grimm & fairy tale psychology ; lecture 2. Propp, structure, and cultural identity ; lecture 3. Hoffman and the theory of the fantastic ; lecture 4. Poe : genres and degrees of the fantastic ; lecture 5. Lewis Carroll : puzzles, language, & audience ; lecture 6. H. G. Wells : we are all talking animals -- disc 2. part 1. lecture 7. Franz Kafka : dashed fantasies ; lecture 8. Woolf : fantastic feminism & periods of art ; lecture 9. Robbe-Grillet : experimental fiction & myth ; lecture 10. Tolkien & mass production of the fantastic ; lecture 11. Children's literature and the fantastic ; lecture 12. Postmodernism and the fantastic --
  • disc 3. part 2. lecture 13. Defining science fiction ; lecture 14. Mary Shelley : grandmother of science fiction ; lecture 15. Hawthorne, Poe, and the Eden complex ; lecture 16. Jules Verne and the Robinsonade ; lecture 17. Wells : industrialization of the fantastic ; lecture 18. The history of utopia -- disc 4. part 2. lecture 19. Science fiction and religion ; lecture 20. Pulp fiction, Bradbury, & the American myth ; lecture 21. Robert A. Heinlein : he mapped the future ; lecture 22. Asimov and Clarke : cousins in utopia ; lecture 23. Ursula K. Le Guin : transhuman anthropologist ; lecture 24. Cyberpunk, postmodernism, and beyond
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Library edition
Extent
4 videodiscs
Isbn
9781598032901
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Set includes: 4 DVDs, 1 book.
  • Some copies may circulate in 2 or more containers. See holdings information.
  • Set includes: 4 DVDs, 1 book.
  • Set 1 includes: 2 DVDs (discs 1-2), 1 book.
  • Set 2 includes: 2 DVDs (discs 3-4), 1 book.
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 2997
  • PD2997-01
  • PD2997-02
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn152626651
  • (OCoLC)152626651
Video recording format
DVD

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