Alphaville: Journal of Film and Screen Media

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Issue 3: Sound, Voice, Music Danijela Kulezic-Wilson, Christopher Morris and Jessica Shine
Reagan-Era Teen Film Michael D. Dwyer
Performing Gender Michael Charlton
Beneath Sci-Fi Sound Nessa Johnston
Emotion Capture Christopher Holliday

by Danijela Kulezic-Wilson, Christopher Morris and Jessica Shine, Univerity College Cork (Issue Editors)

1. The Same Old Songs in Reagan-Era Teen Film
by Michael D. Dwyer, Arcadia University

2. Performing Gender in the Studio and Postmodern Musical
by Michael Charlton, Missouri Western State University

3. When is the Now in the Here and There? Trans-diegetic Music in Hal Ashby’s Coming Home
by Aaron Hunter, Queen’s University Belfast

4. Beneath Sci-fi Sound: Primer, Science Fiction Sound Design, and American Independent Cinema
by Nessa Johnston, University of Glasgow

5. Cultural Innovation and Narrative Synergy in R. Kelly’s Trapped in the Closet
by Ioana Literat, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Southern California

6. Emotion Capture: Vocal Performances by Children in the Computer-animated Film
by Christopher Holliday, King’s College London



Book Reviews

Edited by Jill Murphy

Media and Memory, by Joanne Garde-Hansen (2011)
Reviewer: Elena Caoduro, University of Southampton

Film Festivals: Culture, People, and Power on the Global Screen, by Cindy Hing-Yuk Wong (2011)
Reviewer: Fiona Lee, City University of New York – The Graduate Center

Music Video and the Politics of Representation, by Diane Railton and Paul Watson (2011)
Reviewer: Antonio Sanna, Università degli Studi di Cagliari (Italy)

Sound and Music in Film and Visual Media: A Critical Overview, by Graeme Harper, Ruth Doughty and Jochen Eisentraut (eds.) (2009)
Reviewer: Penny Spirou, Macquarie University (Sydney, Australia)

Seeing Through Music: Gender and Modernism in Classic Hollywood Film Scores, by Peter Franklin (2011)
Reviewer: K. A. Wisniewski, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (USA)

Siren City: Sound and Source Music in Classic American Noir, by Robert Miklitsch (2011)
Reviewer: James A. Wren, San José State University



Edited by Ian Murphy

Dysfunctionalities. Annual Conference of the German Society for Media Science (GfM)
Postdam, Germany, 5-8 October 2011
Reporter: Patricia Prieto Blanco, Huston School of Film and Digital Media, National University of Ireland, Galway

The Impact of Technological Innovations on the Historiography and Theory of Cinema
Montreal, Canada, 1-6 November 2011
Reporter: Daniel Fitzpatrick, DAH, National University of Ireland, Galway

The End Of…? An Interdisciplinary Conference on the Study of Motion Pictures
University of Kent, Canterbury, 21-22 January 2012
Reporter: James MacDowell, University of Warwick


ISSN 2009-4078

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