The JFK Image : Profiles in DocudramaMaterial type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Film and History: Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2014Description: 1 online resource (207 p.).ISBN: 9781442243095.Subject(s): Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 -- Assassination | Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 -- In motion pictures | Memory -- Political aspects -- United States | Motion pictures and historyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The JFK Image : Profiles in DocudramaDDC classification: 973.922092 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I: The JFK Image: Cultural Schemata; 1 Kennedy's Mythic Terrain; 2 Kennedy Hagiography; 3 Kennedy Iconoclasm; Part II: JFK Docudramas: John F. Kennedy's Posthumous Cinematic Career; 4 The Kennedy Leadership; 5 The Kennedy Assassination; 6 Kennedy Nostalgia; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index; About the Author
<span><span>This volume examines various representation of John F. Kennedy on film, from fictionalized accounts of his wartime exploits-</span><span style=""font-style:italic;"">PT-109</span><span> (1963)-to his presidency, his assassination, and his legacy. With a focus on docudramas, the book looks at how such films keep the myth of Kennedy and Camelot alive.</span></span>
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