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Adaptation Studies (CMPST 620/Carl Sederholm): Books

Ways to Search For Books

Call Numbers

PN 98 - Intertextuality

PN 171 - Adaptation; Authorship

PN 1997.85 - Film Adaptation

PN 2189 .M32 - Stage to Television

PR 3093 - Shakespeare on Film

Searching Tips

Subject Alphabetical Search

Try searching for these Subject Headings:

Auteur theory (Motion pictures)
Drama Adaptations
Fairy tales Film adaptatons
Fan fiction History and criticism
Film Adaptations
Historical films History and criticism
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Literature Adaptations

(Nationality) literature Film adaptations     Examples:
     American literature -- Film adaptations; German literature -- Film adaptations
Motion pictures and literature
Motion pictures and theater
Motion picture audiences
Motion picture authorship
Music and literature
Originality in literature


Try: topic of your research AND film adaptation$
topic AND adaptation$

Examples: Poe AND film adaptation$; dickens AND adaptation$

Note: $ is the truncation symbol in the library catalog.  In other databases use the * symbol.

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