Forthcoming Titles in Performing Arts & Mass Media, 2024

A list of the latest and soon-to-be-released publications through July 2025.

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General

Another Throat: Twenty-First-Century Black US Persona Poetry and the Archive, by Ryan Sharp. North Carolina, Nov. 2024. ISBN 9781469680620 $99.00; pbk ISBN 9781469680637 $34.95; ebook ISBN 9781469680644 $29.99

Artist, Audience, Accomplice: Ethics and Authorship in Art of the 1970s and 1980s, by Sydney Stutterheim. Duke, Aug. 2024e. ISBN 9781478026433 $107.95e; pbk ISBN 9781478030690 $28.95e; ebook ISBN 9781478059677 $107.95e

Digital Memory Agents in Canada: Performance, Representation, and Culture, ed. by Matthew Cormier and Amanda Spallacci. Alberta, Oct. 2024. pbk ISBN 9781772127447 $34.99e

Doctor Who: A Cultural History, by Graham Gibson. Rowman & Littlefield, Feb. 2025. ISBN 9781538192405 $36.00; ebook ISBN 9781538192412 $34.00

The Essential Jill Johnston Reader, by Jill Johnston, ed. by Clare Croft. Duke, Oct. 2024e. ISBN 9781478026679 $104.95e; pbk ISBN 9781478030904 $27.95e; ebook ISBN 9781478059943 $104.95e

Her Disruptions: Jill Johnston in Motion, by Clare Croft. Duke, Oct. 2024e. ISBN 9781478026808 $104.95e; pbk ISBN 9781478031055 $27.95e; ebook ISBN 9781478060017 $104.95e

Law & Order: A Cultural History, by Bernadette Giacomazzo. Rowman & Littlefield, Feb. 2025. ISBN 9781538194812 $36.00; ebook ISBN 9781538194829 $34.00

Media Messages: What Film, Television, and Popular Music Teach Us about Race, Class, Gender, and Sexual Orientation, by Linda Holtzman and Leon Sharpe. 3rd ed. Taylor & Francis, Aug. 2024e. ISBN 9781032412313 $160.00e

Plunkett’s Computers, Hardware & Software Industry Almanac 2025: Computers, Hardware & Software Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends and Leading Companies, by Jack W. Plunkett, ed. by Jack W. Plunkett. Plunkett Research, Ltd., Feb. 2025e.  pbk ISBN 9781647880637 $399.99; ebook ISBN 9781647885557 $399.99

Plunkett’s Entertainment, Movie, Publishing & Media Industry Almanac 2025: Entertainment, Movie, Publishing & Media Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends and Leading Companies, by Jack W. Plunkett, ed. by Jack W. Plunkett. Plunkett Research, Ltd., Jan. 2025e. pbk ISBN 9781647880620 $399.99; ebook ISBN 9781647885540 $399.99

Plunkett’s Games, Apps & Social Media Industry Almanac 2025: Games, Apps & Social Media Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends and Leading Companies, by Jack W. Plunkett, ed. by Jack W. Plunkett. Plunkett Research, Ltd., Jul. 2024e. pbk ISBN 9781647880422 $399.99; ebook ISBN 9781647885342 $399.99

Sass: Black Women’s Humor and Humanity, by J Finley. North Carolina, Aug. 2024. ISBN 9781469680019 $99.00; pbk ISBN 9781469680026 $27.95; ebook ISBN 9781469680033 $21.99


Film

American Noir Film: From The Maltese Falcon to Gone Girl, by M. Keith Booker. Rowman & Littlefield, Nov. 2024. ISBN 9781538194096 $45.00; ebook ISBN 9781538194102 $42.50

Batgirl and Beyond: The Dynamic History of the Heroines of Gotham City, by Tim Hanley. Rowman & Littlefield, Nov. 2024. ISBN 9781538192429 $36.00; ebook ISBN 9781538192436 $34.00

Chris Marker: Early Film Writings, by Chris Marker, ed. by Steven Ungar (translated by Sally Shafto). Minnesota, Aug. 2024. pbk ISBN 9781517913199 $21.95; ebook ISBN 9781452971681 $21.95

Exploring the Science of Cinematography: Experiment, Theory, and Art, by Gordon Arkenberg. Taylor & Francis, Aug. 2024e. ISBN 9781032443522 $160.00e

Film Production: A Filmmaker’s Guide to the Creative Process, by Steven Bernstein. Taylor & Francis, Jul. 2024e. ISBN 9781032138688 $160.00e

Global Film Policies: New Perspectives, ed. by Ruby Cheung et al. Taylor & Francis, Oct. 2024e. ISBN 9780367774158 $160.00e

Latin American Cinema: An Introduction, by Peter Rist. Rowman & Littlefield, Feb. 2025. ISBN 9781442281578 $98.00; pbk ISBN 9781442281585 $42.00; ebook ISBN 9781442281592 $41.99

Movies under the Influence, by Jocelyn Szczepaniak-Gillece. Minnesota, Aug. 2024. ISBN 9781517916251 $112.00; pbk ISBN 9781517916268 $28.00; ebook ISBN 9781452971391 $28.00

Rewriting White Masculinities in Contemporary Fiction and Film, by Josep M. Armengol. Springer Nature Switzerland, Jul. 2024e. ISBN 9783031533488 $119.99e; ebook ISBN 9783031533495 price not yet set

The Routledge Companion to American Film History, ed. by Pamela Robertson Wojcik and Paula Massood. Taylor & Francis, Nov. 2024e. ISBN 9781032610283 $270.00e

The Routledge Handbook of Indigenous Film, ed. by Ernie Blackmore et al. Taylor & Francis, Jul. 2024e. ISBN 9781032300085 $270.00e


Media & Communication

The Abercrombie Age: Millennial Aspiration and the Promise of Consumer Culture, by Myles Ethan Lascity. North Carolina, Oct. 2024e. ISBN 9781469680903 $99.00; pbk ISBN 9781469680910 $27.95e; ebook ISBN 9781469680927 $22.99

Assembly by Design: The United Nations and Its Global Interior, by Olga Touloumi. Minnesota, Aug. 2024. ISBN 9781517913328 $140.00; pbk ISBN 9781517913335 $35.00; ebook ISBN 9781452971544 $35.00

Complete Broadcasting Industry Guide: Television, Radio, Cable & Streaming, 2025. 14th ed. Grey House, Oct. 2024e. pbk ISBN 9781637008560 $350.00

Conflicted: Making News from Global War, by Isaac Blacksin. Stanford, Jul. 2024. ISBN 9781503638242 $120.00; pbk ISBN 9781503639447 $30.00; ebook ISBN 9781503639454 $30.00

Constant Disconnection: The Weight of Everyday Digital Life, by Kenzie Burchell. Stanford, Aug. 2024. ISBN 9781403632356 $130.00; pbk ISBN 9781503639799 $32.00; ebook ISBN 9781503639805 $32.00

Counter-Cultural Lifestyles in Regional England, 1965-1975, by John Griffiths. Springer International, Jul. 2024e. ISBN 9783031407390 $109.99e; ebook ISBN 9783031407406 price not yet set

Dead Air: The Night That Orson Welles Terrified America, by William Hazelgrove. Rowman & Littlefield, Oct. 2024. ISBN 9781538187166 $32.00; ebook ISBN 9781538187173 $30.00

Deepwater Alchemy: Extractive Mediation and the Taming of the Seafloor, by Lisa Yin Han. Minnesota, Sep. 2024. ISBN 9781517915933 price not yet set; pbk ISBN 9781517915940 price not yet set; ebook ISBN 9781452971650 price not yet set

Digital Film and Television Culture, by Helle Kannik Haastrup. Taylor & Francis, Nov. 2024e. ISBN 9781032473420 $160.00e

Everything to Play For: How Video Games Are Changing the World, by Marijam Didzgalvyte. Verso, Sep. 2024. pbk ISBN 9781804293249 $24.95e; ebook ISBN 9781804293263 $9.99

Girls’ Media in the Women’s Liberation Era: Girls Act and Talk Back, by Kirsten Pike. Taylor & Francis, Jul. 2024e. ISBN 9781138307346 $170.00e

Instructing Intersectionality: Critical and Practical Strategies for the Journalism and Mass Communication Classroom, by The AEJMC Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Queer Interest Group, ed. by Nathian Shae Rodriguez. Rowman & Littlefield, Nov. 2024. ISBN 9781538193013 $110.00; pbk ISBN 9781538193020 $38.00; ebook ISBN 9781538193037 $32.00

Media Literacy in Action: Questioning the Media, by Renee Hobbs. 2nd ed. Rowman & Littlefield, Jan. 2025. ISBN 9781538180136 $180.00; ebook ISBN 9781538185988 $80.00

Media, Literature and Political Communication in Sub-Saharan Africa, by Isaac Mhute and Esther Mavengano. Springer Nature Switzerland, Jul. 2024e. ISBN 9783031484308 $129.99; ebook ISBN 9783031484315 price not yet set

Mediawise: Theorizing Ethical Choice in the 21st Century, by Lee Wilkins. Rowman & Littlefield, Jul. 2024. ISBN 9781538129630 $95.00; pbk ISBN 9781538129647 $45.00; ebook ISBN 9781538129654 $42.50

Mystery Science Theater 3000: A Cultural History, by Matt Foy and Christopher J. Olson. Rowman & Littlefield, Aug. 2024. ISBN 9781538173480 $36.00; ebook ISBN 9781538173497 $34.00

Performing Climates, by Eddie Paterson. Taylor & Francis, Aug. 2024e. ISBN 9781032225562 $62.95e

The Power of Media in Social Conflict: Building an Agenda for Communication Research and Practice, by Tricia S. Jones and Deborah A. Cai. Rowman & Littlefield, Dec. 2024. ISBN 9781538117514 $70.00; pbk ISBN 9781538117521 $35.00; ebook ISBN 9781538117538 $33.00

Principles of Mass Communications. Salem, Aug. 2024. ISBN 9781637007488 $165.00; ebook ISBN 9781637007495 $165.00

Programming Language Cultures: Automating Automation, by Brian Lennon. Stanford, Aug. 2024. ISBN 9781503633353 $120.00; pbk ISBN 9781503639874 $30.00; ebook ISBN 9781503639881 $30.00

Remembering 1989: Future Archives of Public Protest, by Anke Pinkert. Chicago, Oct. 2024. ISBN and price not yet set

The Routledge Companion to Remix Studies, ed. by Eduardo Navas, Owen Gallagher, and Xtine Burrough. 2nd ed. Taylor & Francis, Jan. 2025e. ISBN 9781032509105 $270.00e

Social Media: How to Engage, Share, and Connect, by By Regina Luttrell. 5th ed. Rowman & Littlefield, Jan. 2025. ISBN 9781538186725 $95.00; pbk ISBN 9781538167120 $38.00; ebook ISBN 9781538167137 $33.00

Social Media and Society: An Introduction to the Mass Media Landscape, by Regina Luttrell and Adrienne A. Wallace. 2nd ed. Rowman & Littlefield, Jul. 2024. ISBN 9781538180129 $150.00; pbk ISBN 9781538185995 $65.00; ebook ISBN 9781538186008 $59.00

Soviet Factography: Reality without Realism, by Devin Fore. Chicago, Sep. 2024. ISBN and price not yet set

The Subject of Revolution: Between Political and Popular Culture in Cuba, by Jennifer L. Lambe. North Carolina, Aug. 2024e. ISBN 9781469681146 $99.00; pbk ISBN 9781469681153 $29.95e; ebook ISBN 9781469681160 $22.99

Television and Its Audience in the Globalising Post-Network Era, by Yu-Kei Tse. Taylor & Francis, Oct. 2024e. ISBN 9780367183301 $150.00e

Television Directors, Race, and Gender: Written out of the Story, by Jonathan J. Cavallero. Taylor & Francis, Aug. 2024e. ISBN 9781032629957 $170.00e

Theses on Metaphors of Digital-Textual History, by Martin Paul Eve. Stanford, Jul. 2024. pbk ISBN 9781503614888 $35.00; ebook ISBN 9781503639393 $35.00

The Wire: A Cultural History, by Benjamin Lamb. Rowman & Littlefield, Feb. 2025. ISBN 9781538181201 $36.00; ebook ISBN 9781538181218 $34.00


Music

A Cappella Arranging 2.0: The Next Level, by Deke Sharon and Dylan Bell. Rowman & Littlefield, Jul. 2024. ISBN 9781538172650 $47.00; ebook ISBN 9781538172674 $44.50

Ableton Live 101: Music Production Fundamentals with Ableton Live 11, by Eric Kuehnl and Frank D. Cook. Rowman & Littlefield, Jul. 2024. Updated ed. ISBN 9781538197769 $110.00; pbk ISBN 9781538169940 $40.00; ebook ISBN 9781538169957 $38.00

The Art of Vocology: Science-Informed Voice Training for Singers, by Lynn Helding. Rowman & Littlefield, Feb. 2025. ISBN 9781538176900 $95.00

Bee Gees, Music Production and Process: Behind the Record, by Pati O’Grady. Taylor & Francis, Aug. 2024e. ISBN 9781032412290 $160.00e

Complete Vocal Fitness: A Singer’s Guide to Physical Training, Anatomy, and Biomechanics, by Claudia Friedlander. 2nd ed. Rowman & Littlefield, Jul. 2024. ISBN 9781538183991 $95.00; pbk ISBN 9781538184004 $40.00; ebook ISBN 9781538184011 $38.00

Debussy, Bergson and the Music of ‘la duree’, by Charles Frederick Frantz. Taylor & Francis, Nov. 2024e. ISBN 9780367479114 $155.00e

Deeper Blues: The Life, Songs, and Salvation of Cornbread Harris, by Andrea Swensson. Minnesota, Aug. 2024. ISBN 9781517915025 $22.95; ebook ISBN 9781452971704 $22.95

Doc Watson: A Life in Music, by Eddie Huffman. North Carolina, Nov. 2024. ISBN 1469680351 $30.00e; ebook ISBN 9781469680361 $24.99

English and German Diction for Singers, by Amanda Johnston. 3rd ed. Rowman & Littlefield, Jul. 2024. ISBN 9781538193716 $95.00; pbk ISBN 9781538193723 $40.00; ebook ISBN 9781538193730 $38.00

Fantasies of Nina Simone, by Jordan Alexander Ste 9781478030706 in. Duke, Sep. 2024e. ISBN 9781478026471 $104.95e; pbk ISBN $27.95e; ebook ISBN 9781478059684 $104.95e

FL Studio 101: Music Production Fundamentals, by Vic Lederman. Rowman & Littlefield, Jul. 2024. pbk ISBN 9781538158142 $40.00; ebook ISBN 9781538158159 $38.00

Growing Your Choral Program: A Practical Guide, by Nicolás Alberto Dosman. Rowman & Littlefield, Jul. 2024. ISBN 9781538158951 $95.00; pbk ISBN 9781538158968 $34.00; ebook ISBN 9781538158975 $32.00

A History of Opera, by Jeffrey Langford. Taylor & Francis, Jul. 2025e. ISBN 9781032459806 $160.00e

The Land of Dreams: Culture, Freedom and the Formation of Jazz in New Orleans, by Sean Hall. Rowman & Littlefield, Jan. 2025. ISBN 9781783484331 $100.00; pbk ISBN 9781783484348 $32.50; ebook ISBN 9781783484355 $30.50

Mahler’s Symphonic World: Music for the Age of Uncertainty, by Karol Berger. Chicago, Nov. 2024. ISBN and price not yet set

Music, Higher Education, and Society: Leading Change through Music’s Essential Goodness, by David E. Myers. Taylor & Francis, Aug. 2024e. ISBN 9781032274980 $59.95e

Music in Films about the Shoah, by Elias Berner. Springer Nature Switzerland, Jul. 2024e. ISBN 9783031461965 $129.99e; ebook ISBN 9783031461972 price not yet set

Music, Technology, Innovation: Industry and Educational Perspectives, ed. by Carol Johnson and Andrew King. Taylor & Francis, Aug. 2024e. ISBN 9780367485276 $170.00e

Musical Thinking: A Model and Taxonomy, by Daniel Johnson. Taylor & Francis, Aug. 2024e. ISBN 9780367220297 $60.00e

Nine Symphonic Masterworks of the Nineteenth Century: A Study Guide for Conductors and Orchestras, by Leonard Slatkin. Rowman & Littlefield, Sep. 2024. ISBN 9781538187180 $90.00; pbk ISBN 9781538187197 $34.00; ebook ISBN 9781538187203 $32.00

Out of the Blues Alive: My Story of Music, Drug Addiction, and Redemption, by John Lee Hooker Jr. with Julia Simon. Rowman & Littlefield, Feb. 2025. ISBN 9781538186237 $34.00; ebook ISBN 9781538186244 $32.00

The Palgrave Handbook of Music and Sound in Japanese Animation, by Marco Pellitteri. Springer Nature Singapore, Aug. 2024e. ISBN 9789819704286 $299.99e; ebook ISBN 9789819704293 price not yet set

Rockin’ the Kremlin: My Incredible True Story of Gangsters, Oligarchs, and Pop Stars in Russia, by David Junk with Fred Bronson. Rowman & Littlefield, Jul. 2024. ISBN 9781538178751 $32.00; ebook ISBN 9781538178768 $30.00

The Routledge Companion to Choreomusicology: Dialogues in Music and Dance, ed. by Samuel N. Dorf, Helen Julia Minors, and Simon Morrison. Taylor & Francis, Aug. 2024e. ISBN 9780367567729 $220.00e

The Routledge Companion to Diasporic Jazz Studies, by Bruce Johnson, Adam Havas, and David Horn. Taylor & Francis, Oct. 2024e. ISBN 9781032080383 $250.00e

The Routledge Companion to Women in Musical Leadership: The Nineteenth Century and Beyond, ed. by Laura Hamer and Helen Julia Minors. Taylor & Francis, Aug. 2024e. ISBN 9780367456764 $245.00e

Say It with a Beautiful Song: The Art and Craft of the Great American Songbook, by Michael Lasser and Harmon Greenblatt. Rowman & Littlefield, Jul. 2024. ISBN 9781538192887 $38.00; ebook ISBN 9781538192894 $36.00

Scoring the Screen: The Secret Language of Music for Film and Visual Media, Second Edition, by Andy Hill. Rowman & Littlefield, Jul. 2024. ISBN 9781538163474 $135.00; pbk ISBN 9781538163481 $39.00; ebook ISBN 9781538163498 $37.00

The Singer’s Audition & Career Handbook, by Claudia Friedlander. 2nd ed. Rowman & Littlefield, Sep. 2024. ISBN 9781538183960 $95.00; pbk ISBN 9781538183977 $40.00; ebook ISBN 9781538183984 $38.00

The Songwriter’s Handbook: Power Strategies for Crafting Great Lyrics, by Mark Winkler. Rowman & Littlefield, Jul. 2024. ISBN 9781538180693 $99.00; pbk ISBN 9781538180709 $35.00; ebook ISBN 9781538180716 $33.00

Sound and Music for the Theatre: The Art & Technique of Design, by Deena Kaye and James LeBrecht. 5th ed. Taylor & Francis, Jun. 2025e. ISBN 9781032592190 $170.00e

Thanks to Life: A Biography of Violeta Parra, by Ericka Kim Verba. North Carolina, Jan. 2025. ISBN 9781469682945 $99.00; pbk ISBN 9781469682952 $34.95; ebook ISBN 9781469679631 $26.99

Video Game Music: An Introduction through Twenty Games, by Tim Summers. Rowman & Littlefield, Sep. 2024. ISBN 9781538192757 $95.00; pbk ISBN 9781538192764 $36.00; ebook ISBN 9781538192771 $34.00


Theater & Dance

Actor Training the Laban Way: An Integrated Approach to Voice, Speech, and Movement, by Barbara Adrian and Chelsea Clarke. 2nd ed. Allworth, Sep. 2024. pbk ISBN 9781621538431 $34.95; ebook ISBN 9781621538448 $25.99

The Art and Occupation of Stage Design in Finnish Theatres: The Rise and Fall of a Professional Community, by Laura Gröndahl. Taylor & Francis, Sep. 2024e. ISBN 9781032479941 $160.00e

Blues Mamas and Broadway Belters: Black Women, Voice, and the Musical Stage, by Masi Asare. Duke, Oct. 2024e. ISBN 9781478026730 $104.95e; pbk ISBN 9781478030959 $27.95e; ebook ISBN 9781478059967 $104.95e

A Choreographer’s Handbook, by Jonathan Burrows. 2nd ed. Taylor & Francis, Sep. 2024e. ISBN 9781032629025 $170.00e

Coward the Dramatist: Morals and Manners, by Roger Kojecky. Springer Nature Switzerland, Jul. 2024e. ISBN 9783031522833 $119.99e; ebook ISBN 9783031522840 price not yet set

From Heidegger to Performance, ed. by Marie Hay and Martin Leach. Rowman & Littlefield, Dec. 2024. ISBN 9781538168455 $105.00; ebook ISBN 9781538168479 $45.00

Intimacies in Contemporary Dance: A Transcultural Analysis, by Claire Vionnet. Taylor & Francis, Oct. 2024e. ISBN 9781032473420 $170.00e

The Irish Repertory Theatre: Celebrating Thirty-Five Years Off-Broadway, by Maria Szasz. Springer International, Aug. 2024e. ISBN 9783031535444 $129.99e; ebook ISBN 9783031535451 price not yet set

Muscle, Music, and Masterful Arts: Black and Indigenous Performers of the Circus Age, by Sakina M. Hughes. North Carolina, Dec. 2024. ISBN 9781469676265 $99.00; pbk ISBN 9781469676272 $27.95e; ebook ISBN 9781469676289 $21.99

Pandemic Play, by Carolyn Ownbey. Springer Nature Switzerland, Jul. 2024e. ISBN 9783031473111 $129.99e; ebook ISBN 9783031473128 price not yet set

Passionate Work: Choreographing a Dance Career, by Ruth Horowitz. Stanford, Aug. 2024. ISBN 9781503638860 $130.00; pbk ISBN 9781503639607 $32.00; ebook ISBN 9781503639614 $32.00

The Performance Studies Reader, ed. by Henry Bial and Sara Brady. 4th ed. Taylor & Francis, Jul. 2024e. ISBN 9781032253961 $170.00e

Teaching Dance Improvisation: A Beginner’s Guide, by Matthew Farmer. Taylor & Francis, Sep. 2024e. ISBN 9781032479989 $160.00e

Theatrical Genre and Style: A Guide for Designers, Directors, and Performers, by Karen Brewster and Melissa Shafer. Allworth, Jul. 2024. pbk ISBN 9781621538264 $19.99; ebook ISBN 9781621538271 $14.99

Throw Yourself Away: Writing and Masochism, by Julia Jarcho. Chicago, Sep. 2024. ISBN and price not yet set

World Theatre: The Basics, by E.J. Westlake. 2nd ed. Taylor & Francis, Jan. 2025e. ISBN 9781032541891 $170.00e