Bronx Resident and Berkeley College Instructor is Author of New Book Exploring Music of the Twilight Zone


 


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 30
, 2013

Contact:  Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
201-291-1111, ext. 1-5122

igl@BerkeleyCollege.edu



BRONX RESIDENT AND BERKELEY COLLEGE INSTRUCTOR
IS AUTHOR OF NEW BOOK EXPLORING MUSIC OF THE TWILIGHT ZONE


Photo Caption: Reba Wissner, PhD, Berkeley College Faculty, Humanities and Social Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, and a resident of the Bronx, NY, is the author of A Dimension of Sound: The Music of The Twilight Zone (Pendragon Press, October 2013). The book focuses on the use of music within the 1960s hit television series The Twilight Zone, and explores how the music enhances and interacts with what viewers see and hear on the screen. Dr. Wissner is the author of several articles on 17th-century Venetian opera and Italian immigrant theater in New York City, and has presented on both topics at conferences throughout the United States and Europe. Dr. Wissner is the recipient of numerous grants, including a dissertation research grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. For more information on her new book, visit http://www.pendragonpress.com

To view a high-resolution version of this photo, visit http://www.berkeleycollege.edu/press_release_images/RebaWissner2.jpg


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