Powell releases new book on Oscar-winning film-maker John G. Avildsen

Powell book cover sizedA new book co-authored by Communications Studies Professor Larry Powell, Ph.D., examines the life and work of Oscar-winning American director John G. Avildsen, responsible for blockbusters such as Rocky and the Karate Kid series. Available from Amazon.com.

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