Journals Higher Education



Published: 13 December 2007

584 Pages | 25 illustrations, numerous film stills


ISBN: 9780199230273

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The Tenth Muse

Writing about Cinema in the Modernist Period

Laura Marcus

  • The definitive guide to writing about the new art form of cinema in the early twentieth century
  • Provides a new account of relationships between cinema and literature
  • Gives detailed readings of the impact of cinema on key twentieth-century writers, including H.G.Wells and Virginia Woolf
  • Includes numerous stills from the films under discussions