Journals Higher Education



Published: 08 July 2015

240 Pages | 50 screen shots

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199356843

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Back to the Fifties

Nostalgia, Hollywood Film, and Popular Music of the Seventies and Eighties

Michael D. Dwyer

Oxford Music / Media

  • A new lense for viewing the period between the end of the Vietnam War and the fall of the Berlin Wall
  • A fresh perspective to the evaluation of nostalgia as a whole, and fifties nostalgia in particular
  • Bridges a gap between more conventional film studies and new work on sampling and remixing