ERIC Number: EJ679629
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: 0
Applying Film Theory in Teaching Fiction.
Academic Exchange Quarterly, v7 n2 p35-39 Sum 2003
Proposes the use of film theory to help students analyze literary texts. Finds that film theory concepts appeal to highly visual students and provide a framework for discussing images. Suggests that central themes, primary symbols, and character development are underscored by the images constructed by the author. (Contains 13 references.) (CAK)
Descriptors: Colleges, Content Area Reading, Film Criticism, Higher Education, Instruction, Literature Appreciation, Reading Comprehension, Reading Instruction, Teaching Methods, Teaching Models
Rapid Intellect Group, P.O. Box 131, Stuyvesant Falls, NY 12174. Tel: 423-697-4504.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A