ITAL 410/510 Course Research Guide

ITAL 410/510 Making Men in Italian Film
Course Research Guide

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Finding Background Information

Encyclopedias and dictionaries are a useful place to gather background information on your topic.

  Related Course Guides
A few examples:
  • Critical Dictionary of Film and Television Theory (Knight Reference PN 1993.45 .C75 2001)
  • The Companion to Italian Film (Knight Reference PN 1993.5 I88 N685 1996)
  • The Film Encyclopedia: The Complete Guide to Film and the Film Industry (Knight Reference PN 1993.45 .K34 2008
  • Men and Masculinities: An Encyclopedia (Knight Reference HQ 1090.3 .M436 2004
  • Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory & Criticism (online)
  • Browse the PN section of the Knight Reference collection for other reference books in cinema studies.

Finding Articles

Cinema Studies

Gender Studies

  • Gender Studies Database
    Search for articles on all aspects of gender studies, including film criticism.
  • LGBTQ Life Full Text
    LGBT Life is the premier resource to the world's literature regarding gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender issues.

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