New Writings: Crossover Stardom: Popular Male Music Stars in American Cinema with Julie Lobalzo Wright
An opportunity for you to meet the author and hear all about her new book.
Total runtime 80min
Julie Lobalzo Wright (University of Warwick) joins us to expand on her recent book, Crossover Stardom: Popular Male Music Stars in American Cinema (Bloomsbury Academic). Popular music stars have found great success in Hollywood cinema by expanding and evolving their established musical personas through film. In this discussion we’ll look at icons such as Bing Crosby and Elvis Presley, and also those stars who’ve had varying degrees of success on screen.
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