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Doomed Bourgeois in Love : Essays on the Films of Whit StillmanCritics have praised the films of writer-director Whit Stillman for their exceptionally intelligent portrayal of the lives and loves of the urban haute bourgeoisie. His three comedies of manners — Metropolitan, Barcelona, and The Last Days of Disco — sparkle with urbane and ironic wit. In Doomed Bourgeois in Love, the cultural critic Mark C. Henrie brings together a collection of political theorists, literary critics, and classicists to explore the meaning of Stillman’s films….

Doomed Bourgeois in Love : Essays on the Films of Whit Stillman (2001-11-01)Critics have praised the films of writer-director Whit Stillman for their exceptionally intelligent portrayal of the lives and loves of the urban haute bourgeoisie. His three comedies of manners — Metropolitan, Barcelona, and The Last Days of Disco — sparkle with urbane and ironic wit. In Doomed Bourgeois in Love, the cultural critic Mark C. Henrie brings together a collection of political theorists, literary critics, and classicists to explore the meaning of Stillman’s films….

Doomed Bourgeois in Love : Essays on the Films of Whit Stillman (2001-11-01)Critics have praised the films of writer-director Whit Stillman for their exceptionally intelligent portrayal of the lives and loves of the urban haute bourgeoisie. His three comedies of manners — Metropolitan, Barcelona, and The Last Days of Disco — sparkle with urbane and ironic wit. In Doomed Bourgeois in Love, the cultural critic Mark C. Henrie brings together a collection of political theorists, literary critics, and classicists to explore the meaning of Stillman’s films….