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Book review: deconstructing Dirty Dancing by Stephen Lee Naish

Montague, Penny (2018) Book review: deconstructing Dirty Dancing by Stephen Lee Naish. LSE Review of Books (12 Jan 2018). Website.

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Abstract

In Deconstructing Dirty Dancing, Stephen Lee Naish unpacks the enduring popularity of the film Dirty Dancing, released to mixed reviews in 1987 before going on to become a global hit. Offering a comparative study of the film with David Lynch’s Blue Velvet before a scene-by-scene analysis and reflections on the film’s personal resonance for the author, the book is an idiosyncratic and accessible take on this cultural phenomenon, finds Penny Montague.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/lsereviewofbooks/
Additional Information: © 2018 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: N Fine Arts > N Visual arts (General) For photography, see TR
Sets: Collections > LSE Review of Books
Date Deposited: 07 Jun 2018 16:13
Last Modified: 15 Jan 2020 00:32
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/88227

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