Novels into Film: Analyses of Adaptations & Interpretations
With 100 concise essays on significant novels and movie adaptations, ranging from classics to contemporary favorites, this new Salem edition will appeal to students of literature and film, not to mention movie lovers from every walk of life. This reference work brings value to students and teachers at the high school and undergraduate levels, and the essays can be used to complement individual or classroom study. Each entry is written by a scholar in the field and is free of jargon. Providing authoritative information and scholarly analysis with a focus on narrative elements and adaptation strategies, the essays also introduce fundamental concepts in literary and film criticism and address the qualities that are specific to the two media of literature and film.