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Joss Whedon : the biography / Amy Pascale.

Pascale, Amy. (Author).
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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart Public Library - Main B WHEDON joss (Text) 840191002147011 Biography - Main Floor Available -
Milford Public Library - Milford 92 Whe (Text) 72433000130572 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Waterloo-Grant Township Public Library - Waterloo 92 WHE (Text) 30090000716220 Non-Fiction Available -
West Lafayette Public Library - West Lafayette 921 WHEDON, JOSS (Text) 31951003954069 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781613741047
  • ISBN: 1613741049
  • Physical Description: viii, 440 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press Incorporated, [2014]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- A family of storytellers -- "Being British" in the lad of Shakespeare (and Giles) -- Crash course in television -- The blonde in the alley fights back -- The world upends -- To infinity and beyond: Toy Story and Alien: Resurrection -- Buffy: resurrection -- Buffy premieres -- The bronze -- The Buffy way -- Front-page news -- Growing up: Angel -- A new challenge: silence -- Shakespeare fanboy -- Buffy goes back to high school -- Once more, with feeling -- We aim to misbehave: Firefly -- Curse your sudden but inevitable cancellation -- End of (Buffy's) days -- An astonishing return to his roots -- Not fade away -- Grant me the Serenity -- Election 2004 -- I wrote my thesis on you -- Serenity lands -- Strong female characters -- A new way of storytelling -- WGA writers' strike -- Doctor Horrible, I presume -- Dollhouse -- The Cabin in the Woods -- Fanboy dreams come true: The Avengers -- Buffy lives, again? -- Avengers assemble -- Something personal: Much Ado About Nothing -- The year of Joss Whedon -- The year of Joss Whedon, again (really).
Summary, etc.: "Follows [Whedon's] development from a creative child and teenager who spent years away from his family at an elite English public school, through his early successes--which often turned into frustrating heartbreak in both television (Roseanne) and film (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)--to his breakout turn as the creator, writer, and director of the Buffy television series [to his work on the blockbuster The Avengers and home-shot Much ado about nothing]"--Amazon.com.
Subject: Whedon, Joss, 1964-
Television producers and directors > United States > Biography.
Television writers > United States > Biography.

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