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20052019
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Research Output 2005 2019

American Horror Stories, repertory horror and intertextuality of casting

Jowett, L. & Janicker, R. (ed.), 18 Mar 2017, Reading American Horror Story: : Essays on the Television Franchise. Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company, Inc, p. 8-26 228 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Casting
Repertory
Intertextuality
Intertexuality
Pleasure

Back to the future: retrofuturism, cyberpunk and humanity in Firefly and Serenity

Jowett, L., Wilcox, R. (ed.) & Cochran, T. R. (ed.), 1 Jan 2008, Investigating Firefly and Serenity: Science Fiction on the Frontier. London: I.B.Tauris, p. 101-113 290 p. (Investigating cult TV).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Serenity
Blogs
Auteur
Follower
Writer
TV Series
Personal Life

Between the paws of the tender wolf: authorship, adaptation and audience

Jowett, L., Andermahr, S. (ed.) & Phillips, L. (ed.), 1 Jan 2012, Angela Carter: : New Critical Readings. London: Continuum, p. 23-33 214 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Authorship
Radio Plays
Sexual Identity
Viewer
Listeners

Biting humor: harmony, parody and the female vampire

Jowett, L., Comeford, A. (ed.) & Burnett, T. (ed.), 1 Jan 2010, The Literary Angel: Essays on Influences and Traditions Reflected in the Joss Whedon Series. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, p. 17-29 254 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Vampires
Parody
Harmony
Angels
Identity Theory

Biting humour: parody and the female vampire

Jowett, L., 1 May 2009.

Research output: Contribution to ConferencePaper

Buffy, Dark Romance and female horror fans

Jowett, L. & Stuller, J. K. (ed.), 1 Jul 2013, Fan Phenomena: Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Bristol: Intellect, p. 91-100 164 p. (Fan Phenomena).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Open Access
File
Romance
Vampires
Hero
Werewolf
Sexuality

Carnivàle: social surrealism and subjectivity

Jowett, L., 9 Oct 2010, p. 1-7. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to ConferencePaper

Open Access
File
Surrealism
Realism
Protagonist
Subjectivity
History

Celebrating LGBT characters in science fiction

Jowett, L., 16 Jan 2015, In : Critical Studies in Television (CST) Online Blog.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Science Fiction
Female Characters

Children, television, nostalgia and audiences

Jowett, L., 10 Oct 2014, In : Critical Studies in Television (CST) Online Blog.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Nostalgia
Viewer

Critical Engagements 3.1: A Journal of Criticism and Theory, Reassessing the Graphic Novel: Special issue

Phillips, L. (ed.), Jowett, L. (ed.), Ringrose, C. (ed.) & Wiseman-Trowse, N. J. B. (ed.), 1 Jan 2009, 1 ed. UK Network for Modern Fiction Studies. 262 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Graphic Novel
Fiction
Criticism

Dancing With the Doctor: Dimensions of Gender in the Doctor Who Universe

Jowett, L., 21 Apr 2017, 1st ed. I.B.Tauris. 224 p. (Who Watching)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Universe
Doctors
Dancing
Franchise
Comrades

Dawn of the Dead

Woofter, K. (ed.), DeGiglio-Bellemare, M. (ed.) & Jowett, L. E., 20 Apr 2018, In : Monstrum. 1, 1, p. 21 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
Satire
Funding
Roads
Night
Artist

Doctor Who and the politics of casting

Jowett, L., 1 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Popular Television. 6, 2

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

science fiction
BBC
broadcaster
politics
industry
employability
moral philosophy
education

Fitting the profile: Dutch Wagenbach, realism, and the ensemble

Jowett, L. & Ray, N. (ed.), 1 Jan 2012, Interrogating The Shield. Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press, p. 65-86 227 p. (Television and popular culture).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Realism
Ensemble
Shield
Aesthetics
Masculinity

Folding time: history, subjectivity, and intimacy in Vonnegut

Jowett, L. & Simmons, D. (ed.), 1 Jan 2009, New Critical Essays on Kurt Vonnegut. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., p. 133-146 256 p. (American literature readings in the twenty-first century).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

History
Folding
Intimacy
Subjectivity
Kurt Vonnegut

Frak me: reproduction, gender, sexuality in Battlestar Galactica

Jowett, L., Kaveney, R. (ed.) & Stoy, J. (ed.), 1 Jul 2010, Battlestar Galactica : Investigating Flesh, Steel and Spirit. London: I.B.Tauris, p. 59-80 21 p. (Investigating cult TV series).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Sexuality
Workers
Abortion
Defeat
Robot

Helping the hopeless: Angel as critical dystopia

Jowett, L., 1 Mar 2007, In : Critical Studies in Television: scholarly studies in small screen fictions. 2, 1, p. 74-89 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Dystopia
Angels
History
Hero
Layering

Heroes, control, and regulation

Jowett, L. & Simmons, D. (ed.), 15 Jan 2012, Investigating Heroes: Essays on Truth, Justice and Quality TV. Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland, p. 119-129 187 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Hero
Superheroes
Social Control
Physicality
Science Fiction

Horrible histories

Jowett, L., 6 Jun 2013, In : Critical Studies in Television (CST) Online Blog.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

History
Flashback
Vampires

Horrible histories? Vampire television, period drama, intimacy and spectacle

Jowett, L., 8 Jun 2013. 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to ConferencePaper

Open Access
File
History
Intimacy
Drama
Spectacle
Vampires

Horrible histories? Vampire television, period drama and spectacle

Jowett, L., 23 Oct 2017, In : Horror Studies. 8, 2

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File
History
Vampires
Drama
Spectacle
Television Series

'I love him ... is that real?': interrogating romance through Victor and Sierra

Jowett, L., Ginn, S. (ed.), Buckman, A. R. (ed.) & Porter, H. M. (ed.), 1 Jan 2014, Joss Whedon's Dollhouse: Confounding Purpose, Confusing Identity. Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield, p. 127-140 225 p. (Science fiction television).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Romance
Doll
Sexuality
Entertainment
Tropes

Interrogating Whedon from a Multiplicity of Queer Perspectives

Jowett, L. E. & Frohard-Dourlent, H., 2017, In : Slayage: The Journal of the Whedon Studies Association. 15, 2, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalEditorial

Open Access

Introduction: Bloodlines: hunting the vampire through TV history

Jowett, L., Abbott, S. & Starr, M., 23 Oct 2017, In : Horror Studies. 8, 2

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File
History
Hunting
Vampires

Introduzione: di Lorna Jowett

Translated title of the contribution: Introduction : By Lorna Jowett Maio, B. (Translator) & Jowett, L. E., 2018, In : Osservatorio TV. p. 5-10 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalEditorial

Open Access
Television

Joss Whedon vs. the Horror Tradition: The Production of Genre in Buffy and Beyond

Woofter, K. (ed.) & Jowett, L. E. (ed.), 29 Nov 2018, London: I.B.Tauris. 344 p. ( International Library of the Moving Image)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Tropes
Entertainment
Historical Context
Aesthetics
Psychoanalysis

Kitchen sink vampires? Being Human and the British TV tradition

Jowett, L., 24 Nov 2010. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to ConferencePaper

Human Being
Kitchen
British TV
Vampires
Realism

Lab coats and lipstick: smart women reshape science on television

Jowett, L. & Inness, S. A. (ed.), 1 May 2007, Geek Chic: Smart Women in Popular Culture. London: Palgrave, p. 31-48 202 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

stereotype
television
stigmatization
femininity
popular culture

Less is more?

Jowett, L., 1 Mar 2013, In : Critical Studies in Television (CST) Online Blog.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Lindsey and Angel: reflecting masculinity

Jowett, L., Money, M. A. (ed.) & PopMatters Media, (ed.), 1 May 2012, Joss Whedon: the Complete Companion : the TV Series, the Movies, the Comic Books and More. London: Titan Books, p. 161-181 485 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Masculinity
Angels
Physical
Title Character
Lawyers

Mad, bad, and dangerous to know? Negotiating stereotypes of science

Jowett, L., Potter, T. (ed.) & Marshall, C. W. (ed.), 1 Jan 2008, Cylons in America: Critical Studies in Battlestar Galactica. London: Continuum, p. 64-75 288 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

television series
science fiction
popular culture
stereotype
television
Innovation
Reality Television
File
Disruption
Scientific Rationalism

Nightmare in red: Twin Peaks parody, homage and mashup

Jowett, L., Weinstock, J. (ed.) & Spooner, C. (ed.), 1 Jan 2015, Return to Twin Peaks: New Approaches to Materiality, Theory, and Genre on Television. New York: Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., p. 211-227 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Nightmares
Parody
Homage
Pastiche
Aesthetics

Not so cosy: And Then There Were None

Jowett, L., 14 Jan 2016, In : Critical Studies in Television (CST) Online Blog. 14/01/2016

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Television Adaptation
Agatha Christie

Plastic fantastic? Genre, technology, science and magic in Angel

Jowett, L. & Geraghty, L. (ed.), 1 Jan 2009, Channeling the Future: Essays on Science Fiction and Fantasy Television. Lanham, Maryland: Scarecrow Press, p. 167-181

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Science Fiction
Magic
Angels
1950s
Fantasy

Purgatory with color TV: motel rooms as liminal zones in Supernatural

Jowett, L., Abbott, S. (ed.) & Lavery, D. (ed.), 1 Jan 2011, TV Goes to Hell: An Unofficial Road Map of Supernatural. Toronto: ECW Press, p. 33-46 326 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Liminal
Supernatural
Purgatory
Brothers
Winchester

Queering the Whedonverses

Frohard-Dourlent, H. (ed.) & Jowett, L. E. (ed.), 2017, Slayage: The Journal of the Whedon Studies Association, 15, 2.

Research output: Contribution to Specialist PublicationSpecial issue

Open Access
music
television
radio
analysis
young

Rape, power, realism and the fantastic on television

Jowett, L., Gunne, S. (ed.) & Brigley Thompson, Z. (ed.), 1 Dec 2009, Feminism, Literature and Rape Narratives: Violence and Violation. London: Routledge, Vol. 27. 268 p. (Routledge research in postcolonial literatures).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Open Access
File
Realism
Rape
Sexual Violence
Writer
Curriculum

Representation: exploring issues of sex, gender and race in cult TV

Jowett, L. & Abbott, S. (ed.), 1 Jan 2010, The Cult TV Book. London: I.B.Tauris, p. 107-116 272 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Open Access
File
ritual
gender
television
fan
industry

Rey, Mary Sue and Phasma Too: Feminism and Fan Responses to The Force Awakens Merchandise

Jowett, L. E., Jul 2019, Disney's Star Wars: Forces of Production, Promotion, and Reception . Proctor, W. & McCulloch, R. (eds.). University of Iowa Press, p. 192-205 14 p. (Fandom & Culture).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Merchandise
Feminism
Movies
Star Wars
Consumerism

Roundtable III - Joss Whedon vs. Horror

Abbott, S., Woofter, K., Calvert, B., Giannini, E., GRaves, S. & Jowett, L. E., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to ConferencePaper

Presenters
Alterity
Abjection
Genealogy
Supernatural

Science, realism and professionalism in Ultraviolet

Jowett, L., 1 Jul 2011. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to ConferencePaper

Open Access
File
Realism
Vampires
Professionalism
Realist
Normality

Sex and the Slayer: a Gender Studies Primer For the Buffy Fan

Jowett, L., 1 Jan 2005, Lanham, MD: Wesleyan University Press. 254 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

gender studies
fan
gender
femininity
masculinity

Spectacular collision/collusion: genre, “quality,” and contemporary television drama

Jowett, L. & Burger, A. (ed.), 1 Jan 2011, The Television World of Pushing Daisies: : Critical Essays on the Bryan Fuller Series. Jefferson, North Carolina and London: McFarland, p. 11-27 202 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Television Drama
Viewer
Daisy
Hybridity
Distinctiveness