Summary: The contributors to Hollywood's White House examine the historical accuracy of these presidential depictions, illuminate their influence, and uncover how they reflect the concerns of their times and the social and political visions of the filmmakers. The volume, which includes a comprehensive filmography and a bibliography, is ideal for historians and film enthusiasts.
Peter C. Rollins, Regents Professor of English at Oklahoma State University, is the edito ...show morer of the journal Film & History and the author and editor of many books, including Television Histories: Shaping Collective Memory in the Media Age. John E. O'Connor, professor in the Federated Department of History of New Jersey Institute of Technology and Rutgers University, is the founding editor of Film & History and co-editor of Hollywood's Indian: The Portrayal of the Native American in Film. ...show less