Introduction: Django Unchained and the Global Western

@article{Phillips2015IntroductionDU,
  title={Introduction: Django Unchained and the Global Western},
  author={D. Phillips},
  journal={Safundi},
  year={2015},
  volume={16},
  pages={253 - 255}
}
This special issue originates in a standing-room-only session devoted to Quentin Tarantino’s 2012 film Django Unchained at the 2013 meeting of the Western Literature Association in Berkeley. In their papers, the four panelists—Michael Johnson, Neil Campbell, Hollis Robbins, and Johannes Fehrle—discussed the contexts, and the many intertexts, that inform Tarantino’s film, prompting a lively conversation with their audience during the Q&A session that followed. Sitting in that audience, it seemed… Expand