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No country for old men : from novel to film

edited by Lynnea Chapman King, Rick Wallach, Jim Welsh.
  • Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2009.
  • xxiii, 238 pages ; 23 cm
  • note: Preface: Too Smart for Mainstream Media? / Lynnea Chapman King
  • Introduction. Dialogues and Intertextuality: No Country for Old Men as Fictional and Cinematic Text / Rick Wallach
  • 1. "You are the battleground": Materiality, Moral Responsibility, and Determinism in No Country for Old Men / Linda Woodson
  • 2. Yeats's "Sailing to Byzantium" and McCarthy's No Country for Old Men: Art and Artifice in the Novel / Steven Frye
  • 3. For Whom Bell Tolls: Cormac McCarthy's Sheriff Bell as Spiritual Hero / David Cremean
  • 4. No Allegory for Casual Readers / John Vanderheide
  • 5. Oedipus Rests: Mimesis and Allegory in No Country for Old Men / John Cant
  • 6. Genre, Voice, and Ethos: McCarthy's Perverse "Thriller" / Robert Jarrett
  • 7. Borderline Evil: The Dark Side of Byzantium in No Country for Old Men, Novel and Film / Jim Welsh
  • 8. "Of what is past, or passing, or to come": Characters as Relics in No Country for Old Men / Pat Nickell / Pat Tyrer
  • 9. Devil with a Bad Haircut: Postmodern Villainy Rides the Range in No Country for Old Men / Scott Covell
  • 10. For Every Tatter in Its Mortal Dress: Costume and Character in No Country for Old Men / Sonya Topolnisky
  • 11. "Hold still": Models of Masculinity in the Coens' No Country for Old Men / Stacey Peebles
  • 12. Flip of the Coin: Gender Systems and Female Resistance in the Coen Brothers' No Country for Old Men / Erin K. Johns
  • 13. Grace and Moss's End in No Country for Old Men / Dennis Cutchins
  • 14. Denial and Trepidation Awaiting What's Coming in the Coen Brothers' First Film Adaptation / Dennis Rothennel
  • 15. Cold-Blooded Coen Brothers: The Death Drive and No Country for Old Men / Jason Landrum
  • 16. "Just a cameraman": An Interview with Roger Deakins / Lynnea Chapman King.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • 9780810867291 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 081086729X (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 9780810867307 (ebook)
  • 0810867303 (ebook)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2009012063
  • OCLC: 297206760
  • OCLC: 297206760