Emiel Martens examines the history of film in Jamaica from 1891 to 1951.The focus hereby falls on the how practices of filming were connected to tourism and how they participated in the production of the island as a tropical paradise for Western tourism consumption.
E.S. Martens, Welcome to Paradise Island: The Rise of Jamaica’s Cine-Tourist Image, 1891-1951.
Prof. P.P.R.W. Pisters
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