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Young, Gwenda

Overview
Works: 6 works in 20 publications in 1 language and 732 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference papers and proceedings  Biography 
Roles: Editor, Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gwenda Young
Amateur filmmaking : the home movie, the archive, the Web by Gwenda Young( )

10 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With the advent of digital filmmaking and critical recognition of the relevance of self expression, first-person narratives, and personal practices of memorialization, interest in the amateur moving image has never been stronger. Bringing together key scholars in the field, and revealing the rich variety of amateur filmmaking--from home movies of Imperial India and film diaries of life in contemporary China, to the work of leading auteurs such as Joseph Morder and Peter Forgacs--Amateur Filmmaking highlights the importance of amateur cinema as a core object of critical interest across an array of disciplines. With contributions on the role of the archive, on YouTube, and on the impact of new technologies on amateur filmmaking, these essays offer the first comprehensive examination of this growing field"--
Clarence Brown : Hollywood's forgotten master by Gwenda Young( )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gwenda Young's "Clarence Brown: Hollywood's Forgotten Master" is an in-depth analysis of the life and films of Clarence Brown. After tracing Brown's lineage from hardworking parents and resilient grandparents, it presents his films in a way that captures and holds readers' attention. It approaches Brown the director from a unique perspective, deriving information from interviews, books, newspapers, and obituaries. Each film is described in detail, including how it was made, how the actors and crew felt about the piece, how the film influenced Brown's growth as a director, and how the film contributed to Hollywood and tied in to current issues of the day. The book discusses the political, racial, gender, and social attributes Clarence Brown saw in others and in himself across the span of five decades. Brown's place within the Golden Age of Hollywood and his collaborations with key stars are also examined"--
Molly Keane : essays in contemporary criticism( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amateur filmmaking the home movie, the archive, the web( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clarence Brown : from Knoxville to Hollywood and back by Gwenda Young( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clarence Brown by Gwenda Young( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Molly Keane : essays in contemporary criticism
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Alternative Names
Young, Gwenda, 1972-

Languages
English (20)