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C O N T E N T S Acknowledgments ix Timeline: 1890–1909 xiii Introduction: American Cinema Emerges (1890–1909) 1 ANDRÉ GAUDREAULT AND TOM GUNNING 1890–1895 Movies and the Kinetoscope 22 PAUL C. SPEHR 1896–1897 Movies and the Beginnings of Cinema 45 CHARLES MUSSER 1898–1899 Movies and Entrepreneurs 66 PATRICK LOUGHNEY 1900–1901 Movies, New Imperialism, and the New Century 91 JEAN-PIERRE SIROIS-TRAHAN 1902–1903 Movies, Stories, and Attractions 112 TOM GUNNING 1904–1905 Movies and Chasing the Missing Link(s) 133 ANDRÉ GAUDREAULT 1906 Movies and Spectacle 158 LAUREN RABINOVITZ 1907 Movies and the Expansion of the Audience 179 EILEEN BOWSER 1908 Movies and Other Media 202 MATTHEW SOLOMON 1909 Movies and Progress 225 JENNIFER M. BEAN Sources for Films 247 Works Cited and Consulted 249 Contributors 255 Index 257 ...

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ISBN
9780813546445
Related ISBN
9780813544427
MARC Record
OCLC
318240465
Pages
288
Launched on MUSE
2012-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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