Projecting the Past: Ancient Rome, Cinema and History (New Ancient World)

Projecting the Past: Ancient Rome, Cinema and History (New Ancient World)

Maria Wyke


introduced vividly to lifestyles on display, the parable of historical Rome resonates via smooth pop culture. Projecting the Past examines how the cinematic traditions of Hollywood and Italy have resurrected historical Rome to deal with the worries of the current. The ebook engages modern debates in regards to the nature of the classical culture, definitions of background, and where of the earlier in old movie.

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