Understanding Literature and Film

Interpreting meaning from written and visual media Click here to buy

Dr Derek Soles

For literature, media and film studies students
Information Points
• Authoritative – written by a very experienced internationally recognised authority
• A growing market of IB students and undergraduate creative studies students and students taking college or university-based English first year degree courses
• Worldwide market- Studymates are in demand all over the world
• A must have book for all students studying this area.
In Focus- A Studymates Series
Who else wants to be able analyse written and visual media?
This expert study guide will meet the needs of all students whether they are studying the field with a literature/film studies curriculum, as part of a wider literature programme, or as a distinct subject within media studies.
It will help students to write better essays, to speak with more authority in tutorials and seminars, and to prepare for examinations and assessments with more confidence. This book includes details on how to:
• The conventions of literary genres
• Listening to the tone
• Understanding events sequencing
• The relevance of the author’s life
• Getting acquainted with characters
• Reading from your own point of view
• The influence of the narrator
• The influence of the setting
• Getting the message
• The effect of metaphor
• The effect of imagery


Market
• All students of literature/media in colleges and universities
• College and university central and department libraries
• Teachers, tutors and lecturers
• Public and reference libraries
• General readers C.lick here to buy your copy
SUBJECT AREA
Literature/Media/Film/Education

About the Author
Dr Derek Soles is a
Canadian academic who has been honoured in the U.S.A. for his contribution to the teaching of English worldwide. He divides his time between research and teaching at University level and exploring the Canadian Rockies where he lives during summer months. Dr Soles is the author of The Academic Essay, and Perfect Grammar published by Studymates.

Give yourself an unfair advantage in your studies

Author
Dr Derek Soles Price £12.99
Format Paperback,
215 x 135mm, 160pp
ISBN 9781842851401
Territory
World all language 2nd edition Click here to buy your copy

This book will be helpful for students at:

Teesside University, Middlesbrough Canterbury Christ Church University

London Metropolitan University University of Bradford

Coventry University Bangor University

University of Winchester Norwich University of the Arts

University of East Anglia UEA University of Suffolk

University of Derby Leeds Beckett University

University of Bedfordshire BIMM University

Solent University (Southampton) Arts University Bournemouth

Liverpool Hope University Bristol, University of the West of England

University of Chester Ravensbourne University London

Sheffield Hallam University University of Worcester

University of West London Met Film School

Edge Hill University Nottingham Trent University

SAE Institute Leeds Arts University

University for the Creative Arts Wiltshire College and University Centre

University of South Wales University Centre South Essex

Anglia Ruskin University UCEN Manchester

Buckinghamshire New University University of Salford

University of Central Lancashire University of Lincoln

University of Wales Trinity Saint David University of Chichester

University of Greenwich University of Sunderland

Manchester Metropolitan University University of the West of Scotland

University of Plymouth Bournemouth University

Aberystwyth University University of Huddersfield

Futureworks University of Sussex

Newcastle University University of Gloucestershire

University of Portsmouth Kingston University

Birkbeck, University of London University of Kent

University of Surrey University of the Arts London

University of Wolverhampton Bath Spa University

LMA Keele University

University Centre Farnborough Gloucestershire College

Raindance Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

University Centre Grimsby Regent’s University London

University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI)

Warwickshire College and University Centre University Centre Weston

University of Bolton Middlesbrough College

London Film Academy University Centre Colchester at Colchester Institute

City College Plymouth The Northern School of Art

York St John University Staffordshire University

York College University Centre Birmingham City University

Brunel University London Nottingham College

Central Film School London Bradford College

Royal Holloway, University of London

New College Durham University of Northampton

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