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Dr Sarah Thomas

Senior Lecturer in Communication and Media Communication and Media

Publications

2019

Crispin Glover (Chapter)

Thomas, S. K. (2019). Crispin Glover. In J. Sexton, & E. Mathijs (Eds.), The Routledge Companion to Cult Cinema. London: Routledge.

The Star in VR (Journal article)

Thomas, S. K. (2019). The Star in VR. Celebrity Studies, 10(4), 453-468. doi:10.1080/19392397.2019.1672996

DOI: 10.1080/19392397.2019.1672996

A balancing act[or]: Jason Statham and the Ensemble Film (Chapter)

Thomas, S. K. (2019). A balancing act[or]: Jason Statham and the Ensemble Film. In S. Gerrard, & R. Shail (Eds.), Crank it up - Jason Statham: star!. Manchester: Manchester University Press. Retrieved from https://manchesteruniversitypress.co.uk/9781526142771/

2018

James Mason (Book)

Thomas, S. K. (2018). James Mason. London: British Film Institute. Retrieved from https://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/james-mason-9781844576357/

Using Eye Tracking and Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) to Investigate Stardom (Chapter)

Thomas, S. K., Qureshi, A., & Bell, A. (2018). Using Eye Tracking and Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) to Investigate Stardom. In T. Dwyer, C. Perkins, S. Redmond, & J. Sita (Eds.), Seeing into Screens: Eye Tracking and the Moving Image (pp. 191-214). London & New York: Bloomsbury. Retrieved from https://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/seeing-into-screens-9781501329029/

The New Brutalism: Agency, Embodiment and Performance in Daniel Craig’s 007 (Journal article)

Thomas, S. K. (2018). The New Brutalism: Agency, Embodiment and Performance in Daniel Craig’s 007. Journal of Popular Film and Television, 46(1), 34-45. doi:10.1080/01956051.2018.1423208

DOI: 10.1080/01956051.2018.1423208

2015

Style and Performance in The Best Years of Our Lives (Journal article)

Thomas, S. K. (2015). Style and Performance in The Best Years of Our Lives. Movie: a Journal of Film Criticism.

2014

Tweet celebrity (Journal article)

Bennett, J., & Thomas, S. (2014). Tweet celebrity. Celebrity Studies, 5(4), 501-503. doi:10.1080/19392397.2014.980642

DOI: 10.1080/19392397.2014.980642

Celebrity in the ‘Twitterverse’: history, authenticity and the multiplicity of stardom Situating the ‘newness’ of Twitter (Journal article)

Thomas, S. (2014). Celebrity in the ‘Twitterverse’: history, authenticity and the multiplicity of stardom Situating the ‘newness’ of Twitter. Celebrity Studies, 5(3), 242-255. doi:10.1080/19392397.2013.845962

DOI: 10.1080/19392397.2013.845962

2012

"Marginal moments of spectacle’: Character actors, cult stardom and Hollywood cinema' (Chapter)

Thomas, S. K. (2012). "Marginal moments of spectacle’: Character actors, cult stardom and Hollywood cinema'. In K. Egan, & S. Thomas (Eds.), Cult Film Stardom: Offbeat Attractions and Processes of Cultification (pp. 37-54). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

‘Introduction: Star-Making, Cult-Making, and Forms of Authenticity’ (Chapter)

Thomas, S. K., & Egan, K. (2012). ‘Introduction: Star-Making, Cult-Making, and Forms of Authenticity’. In K. Egan, & S. Thomas (Eds.), Cult Film Stardom: Offbeat Attractions and Processes of Cultification (pp. 1-17). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Cult Film Stardom Offbeat Attractions and Processes of Cultification (Book)

Egan, K., & Thomas, S. (2012). Cult Film Stardom Offbeat Attractions and Processes of Cultification. Palgrave Macmillan.

Peter Lorre, Face Maker Stardom and Performance Between Hollywood and Europe (Book)

Thomas, S. (2012). Peter Lorre, Face Maker Stardom and Performance Between Hollywood and Europe. Berghahn Books.

2008

A star of the airwaves: Peter Lorre master of the macabre and American radio programming (Journal article)

Thomas, S. (2008). A star of the airwaves: Peter Lorre master of the macabre and American radio programming. Radio Journal:International Studies in Broadcast & Audio Media, 5(2), 143-155. doi:10.1386/rajo.5.2-3.143_1

DOI: 10.1386/rajo.5.2-3.143_1