restricted access   Volume 47, Number 2, Winter 2017

Table of Contents

Essays

Race and Media in 21st-Century Classrooms

pp. 4-11

The Archival Value of Television in the “Golden Age” of Media Collecting

pp. 12-27

All Bad Little Movies When They Die Go to Ralph Spence: The Silent Era’s Most Famous Title Writer

pp. 28-40

From The Manchurian Candidate to Zero Dark Thirty: Reading the CIA’s History of Torture through Hollywood Thrillers

pp. 41-54

Book Reviews

Speaking Truths With Film: Evidence, Ethics, Politics in Documentary by Bill Nichols (review)

pp. 55-56

Carceral Fantasies: Cinema and Prison in Early Twentieth-Century America by Alison Griffiths (review)

pp. 57-58

Contemporary Masculinities in Fiction, Film and Television by Brian Baker (review)

pp. 59-61

Farber on Film: The Complete Film Writings of Manny Farber ed. by Robert Polito (review)

pp. 62-63

The First King of Hollywood: The Life of Douglas Fairbanks by Tracey Goessel (review)

pp. 64-65

Mexico on Main Street: Transnational Film Culture in Los Angeles Before World War II by Colin Gunckel (review)

pp. 66-68

Ghost Faces: Hollywood and Post-Millennial Masculinity by David Greven (review)

pp. 69-71

Our Gang: A Racial History of the Little Rascals by Julia Lee (review)

pp. 72-74

The Laughing Dead: The Horror-Comedy Film from Bride of Frankenstein to Zombieland ed. by Cynthia J. Miller, A. Bowdoin Van Riper (review)

pp. 75-76

Reframing the Past: History, Film and Television by Mia E. M. Treacey (review)

pp. 77-79

Back to the Fifties: Nostalgia, Hollywood Film, and Popular Music of the Seventies and Eighties by Michael D. Dwyer (review)

pp. 80-81

Selling the Silver Bullet: The Lone Ranger & Transmedia Brand Licensing by Avi Santo (review)

pp. 82-83

Captain America, Masculinity, and Violence: The Evolution of a National Icon by J. Richard Stevens (review)

pp. 84-85

The Poitier Effect: Racial Melodrama and Fantasies of Reconciliation by Sharon Willis (review)

pp. 86-88

Imperial Projections: Screening the German Colonies by Wolfgang Fuhrmann (review)

pp. 89-90