The Melodramatic Imagination: Balzac, Henry James, Melodrama, and the Mode of Excess by Professor Peter Brooks

The Melodramatic Imagination: Balzac, Henry James, Melodrama, and the Mode of Excess






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In the 1995 preface to his important and continuously cited study of melodrama, The Melodramatic Imagination (1976), Peter Brooks articulates the capabilities of melodrama: “the melodramatic mode no longer needs to be approached in the mode of apology. Cambridge: Campridge U P, 1907. [11] Peter Brooks, The Melodramatic Imagination: Balzac, Henry James, Melodrama, and the Mode of Excess (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1995), p.36. The Melodramatic Imagination: Balzac, Henry James, Melodrama and the Mode of Excess. Reference is to: Brooks, Peter. With the Feminist Reading Group of Biblioteca Alternativa, the Bureau of Melodramatic Research & ST (Peter Brooks, The Melodramatic Imagination. The Melodramatic Imagination: Balzac, Henry James, Melodrama, and the Mode of Excess. We know about its limitations, its easier effects, and its more . The Melodramatic Imagination: Balzac, Henry James, Melodrama, and the Mode of Excess by Professor Peter Brooks. The melodramatic imagination: Balzac, Henry James, melodrama, and the mode of excess : with a new preface Peter Brooks 1995 Yale University Press 235 0300065531,9780300065534. The Melodramatic Imagination: Balzac, Henry James, and the Mode of Excess. See Linda Williams, “Melodrama Revised”, in Nick Browne (ed.), Refiguring Film Genres: History and Theory, Berkeley 1998, pp.