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Thread #105162   Message #4022969
Posted By: Iains
09-Dec-19 - 06:13 AM
Thread Name: 2007 Ewan MacColl Bio - Class Act
Subject: RE: 2007 Ewan MacColl Bio - Class Act
There is a whole body of work on Ewan MacColl, Joan Littlewood and the BBC where it can be argued that their innovative use of sound in the early 30's onward had a direct impact stretching as far as later TV documentaries.
https://www.academia.edu/12512048/Think-tape_The_Aesthetics_of_Montage_in_the_Post-War_Television_Documentary
It would seem to be a neglected part of his contributions.

http://www.cpatrust.org.uk/links/simon-elmes-context/
peripheral but interesting

https://digital.lib.washington.edu/researchworks/bitstream/handle/1773/40029/KARLIDAG_washington_0250E_17360.pdf?sequence=1&isAl

http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/12133/3/Chapter_2_-_Ben_Harker.pdf

There is a lot of material out there in a similar vein.