Buffy Meets the Academy Essays on the Episodes and Scripts as Texts.
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Durand, Kevin K.|
Jefferson : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2009.|
1 online resource (231 pages)|
Buffy, the vampire slayer (Television program) |
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Table of Contents:
- Buffy Meets the Academy; Table of Contents; Introduction; Part I. Power and the Buffy Canon; Canon Fodder; Canon Fodder Revisited; Genre and the Impact on Storytelling in Season Eight; Buffy's Seven-Season Initiation; It's All about Power; Buffy Never Goes It Alone; Part II. Buffy Meets the Classics; King Lear, Buffy, and Apocalyptic Revisionism; Grimm Realities; The Failed Quest for "Anti-Self-Consciousness"; Buffy's Insight into Wollstonecraft and Mill; Part III. Buffy, the Scoobies, and Beyond; Buffy's Dream in Surprise; Complexes My Mother Left Me; She Believes in Me
- Cordelia Chase as Failed Feminist GestureWhy the Cheese Man Is an Integral Part of Restless; Wesley as Tragic Hero; The Battle Against the Patriarchal Forces of Darkness; Part IV. Buffy and the Classroom; Concepts of Identity When Nancy Drew Meets Buffy; The High School Education of Buffy Summers; Keeping Buffy in the Classroom; About the Contributors; Index