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Rhythm in Acousmatic Music
(Cambridge University Press, 2020-08-06)
'Rhythm' is often equated with 'metered pulse'; as the latter is often eschewed by contemporary music, including acousmatic music, this is often assumed to mean an absence of rhythm. This article proposes that, in fact, ...
Cinema Memories: A People’s History of Cinema-going in 1960s Britain
'Maurice' Without Ending: From Forster's Palimpsest to Fan-Text
(Liverpool University Press, 2020-03-31)
During their ongoing lives, both E. M. Forster’s gay bildungsroman/romance ‘Maurice’ (written 1913–14, repeatedly revised 1914–1959, posthumously published 1971) and Merchant Ivory Productions’ eponymous 1987 film adaptation ...
Okay for Sound? The reception of the Talkies in Britain 1928-1932
(Edinburgh University Press, 2020-03)
The arrival of the talkies in Britain evoked mixed responses. While popular audiences enthusiastically embraced Hollywood musicals like the Al Jolson hit The Singing Fool (1928), the literati were often scathing of ...
Netflix Feminism: Binge-watching Rape Culture in 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' and 'Unbelievable'
(Edinburgh University Press, 2020-11)
Female-centred serial programming that combines aesthetic exceptionalism and a rhetoric of progressive gender politics is a popular trend of Anglo-American television in the 2010s, tapping into a Zeitgeist of popular ...
Evaluating mobile app usage by service sector micro and small enterprises in Nigeria: an abductive approach
(Taylor and Francis Group, 2020-02-16)
This research investigated how mobile apps influence the dynamic capabilities of service sector micro and small enterprises (MSEs) in Lagos, Nigeria. Using an abductive method, data from 388 service sector MSEs was examined ...
Career Development and Progression of Early Career Academic in Political Science: A Gendered Perspective
In this article, we examine the career development and progression of Early Career Academics in the discipline of political science in the UK. The primary focus is to explore whether and to what extent career development ...
Diversity in European Political Science.
(Rowman & Littlefield International (ECPR Press), 2020-05-28)
Artificial Intelligence in the healthcare of older people
(Heighten Science Publications Corporation (HSPC), 2020-03-20)
Clinical applications of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in healthcare are relatively rare. The high expectations in relation to data analysis influencing general healthcare have not materialized, with few exceptions, and ...
Established in 1919 by Hollywood’s top talent United Artists has had anillustrious history, from Hollywood minor to industry leader to a second-tier media company in the shadow of MGM. This edited collection brings together ...