The main content of this website is based on Edward Said’s Orientalism, though here is a list of other works I consulted:

Anderson, Richard and Dave Harper. “Dying to be Free: The Emergence of “American Militant Buddhism” in Popular Culture.” Buddhism and American Cinema. eds. Bridge, John and Gary Storhoff. (Albany: State University of New York Press, 2014).

The Beginning: Making ‘Episode I’. Dir. Jon Shenk. 2001.

Bouzereau, Laurent and Jody Duncan. Star Wars, The Making of Episode I: the Phantom Menace. (New York: Del Rey, 1991).

Edward Said on Orientalism. Dir. Sut Jhally. 1998.

“Edward Said: Palestinian Academic.” Exiles. BBC, 1986.

“Edward Said with Salman Rushdie.” Writers in Conversation, 28. (London: ICA Video, 1986)

Eisele, John C. “The Wild East: Deconstructing the Language of Genre in the Hollywood Eastern.” Cinema Journal 41.4 (2002): 68-94.

Empire of Dreams: The Story of the Star Wars Trilogy. Dir. Kevin Burns, Edith Becker. 2004.

Feichtinger, Christian. “Space Buddhism: The Adoption of Buddhist Motifs in Star Wars.” Contemporary Buddhism 15.1 (2014): 28-43.

Knoll, John. Creating the Worlds of Star Wars: 365 Days. (China: Abrams Books, 2005).

The Making of Star Wars. American Cinematographer 58.7 (1977).

The Making of ‘Star Wars’. Dir. Robert Guenette. 1977.

The Mythology of Star Wars with George Lucas, and Bill Moyers. Dir. Pamela Mason Wagner. 1999

Rinzler, J.W. The Making of Star Wars. (New York: Ballantine Books,2007).

Roh, David S., Betsy Huang, and Great A. Niu. Techno-Orientalism: Imagining Asia in Speculative Fiction, History, and Media.  (New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press 2015).

Said, Edward. Orientalism. (New York: Random House, 1994).

Said, Edward. Freud and the non-European. (New York: Verso, 2003).

Sardar, Ziauddin, and Sean Cubitt. Aliens R us: The Other in Science Fiction Cinema. (Sterling, VA: Pluto Press, 2002).

Schoppmeier, Sören. “The Good, the Bad, The Alien: Orientalism in Star Wars

Shaheen, Jack. Reel Bad Arabs: How Hollywood Vilifies a People. (Northampton, MA: Olive Branch Press, 2009).

Shaheen, Jack. The TV Arab. (Bowling Green, Ohio: Bowling Green State University Popular Press, 1984).

Star Wars: The Legacy Revealed. The History Channel. May 28, 2007.

Star Wars: The Making of Myth. Narr. Anthony Daniels.

Szostak, Paul. The Art of Star Wars: The Force Awakens (New York: Abrams Books, 2015).

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