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boundary 2 (1 May 2018) 45 (2): 139–156.
Published: 01 May 2018
... objects of Benjamin’s thinking: (1) film and cinema, where, through the actions of technology, time and space are exploded and realigned in ways that provoke reflection and action in modernity; (2) radio, a developing form into which Benjamin intervenes with educational lectures and playful learning...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2004) 31 (1): 243–265.
Published: 01 February 2004
...Maeve Connolly Duke University Press 2004 Sighting an Irish Avant-Garde in the Intersection of Local and International Film Cultures Maeve Connolly Introduction Vivienne Dick is an Irish filmmaker who...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2017) 44 (2): 95–125.
Published: 01 May 2017
...S. D. Chrostowska This essay deals with the problem of filmically representing political revolutions. In working out what film can do with and for revolution, it argues that the representation of revolution is not as powerful or mobilizing as the reflection of revolutionary practices and ideas...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2006) 33 (2): 159–176.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Valentina Vitali Duke University Press 2006 On the Frontal Subjects of the Hindi Melodrama: Notes for a Comparative Approach to Film Valentina Vitali 1. The View from the Center This essay attempts to arrive at an...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2003) 30 (3): 123–140.
Published: 01 August 2003
...Marcia Landy Duke University Press 2003 y 2 / 30:3 / sheet 127 of 252 6943 boundar ‘‘The Dream of the Gesture The Body of/in Todd Haynes’s Films Marcia Landy...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2008) 35 (3): 223–238.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Leo Ou-fan Lee This essay aims to gauge the different receptions of Ang Lee's recent film Lust, Caution between American and Chinese publics and across a cultural landscape of the pan-Chinese regions of Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. It also brings a contextual and historical dimension to...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2008) 35 (3): 99–131.
Published: 01 August 2008
... the State and civil society, and the position of intellectuals in the creation of hegemony. Visconti's films on the Risorgimento, The Leopard and Senso ; Pasolini's films and writings on the cultural and political transformations wrought by the “Economic Miracle”; the critical work that emerged from...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2009) 36 (2): 199–208.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Adam Lowenstein In his two most recent films, Eastern Promises (2007) and A History of Violence (2005), the director David Cronenberg turns his attention more specifically than ever before to the conjuncture of violence and globalized geopolitics. The resulting illumination of how violence...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2014) 41 (1): 203–227.
Published: 01 February 2014
... democracy brought not emancipation but the threat of catastrophe; and in Szabolcs Hajdu’s magical-realist film Bibliothèque Pascal (2010), which tells the story of a woman who returns from working in an elite brothel in the UK. What makes these texts apt reflections on the effects of the neoliberal order...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2011) 38 (2): 155–187.
Published: 01 May 2011
... control by entertainment rather than oppression. Indeed, not only did Woju enjoy huge audience popularity, it also benefited from considerable tolerance of the State Administration of Radio, Film, and Television (SARFT), which, according to the website Danwai, allowed the drama to “slip” through its...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2016) 43 (1): 209–218.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Peter Szendy Taking a close reading of the Marx Brothers' film The Big Store (1941) as its thread, this article explores the possibility of extending the concept of fetishism to the very performance of music, that is, to the bodily gestures and keyboardistic fingerings executed by Chico and Harpo...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2017) 44 (1): 107–123.
Published: 01 February 2017
... resemblance to the structure of consciousness itself, and in terms of its location at the intersection of the technical and the oneiric. Jean-Luc Godard's Contempt is a film through which it is possible to understand not just that cinema functions as an element in an ideological and consumerist system, as...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2018) 45 (2): 1–10.
Published: 01 May 2018
..., including his writings on radio, film, children’s literature, and children’s theater, as well as his studies of Franz Kafka and Bertolt Brecht. The introduction provides brief summaries of the ten articles comprising the dossier and their relation to one another, and it addresses the question of the...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2018) 45 (3): 27–44.
Published: 01 August 2018
... negotiation in post–Cold War postcolonial East Asia. The Japanese novel Exceedingly Barbaric (2008), by Tsushima Yuko, and the Taiwanese film Finding Sayun (2010), by Aboriginal filmmaker Laha Mebow (Chen Jie-Yao), are analyzed as rehabilitations of colonial wounds outside of the normative politics of...
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boundary 2 (1 November 2018) 45 (4): 65–101.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Zahid R. Chaudhary Through a psychoanalytic reading of Joshua Oppenheimer’s documentary The Act of Killing , this essay considers the role of fantasy in genocidal Cold War violence. Considering both Oppenheimer’s film and also Frantz Fanon’s clinical case studies as investigations into impunity...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2008) 35 (3): 63–97.
Published: 01 August 2008
... his first film in Japan after years of imprisonment in Lebanon and Japan. Adachi's career and activities spanned the crucial decades of the 1950s and 1960s, perhaps the most intense period of radical protest in Japan's postwar period. His experimental work constituted a significant intervention in...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2010) 37 (3): 167–177.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Gina M. MacKenzie; Daniel T. O'Hara We read comparatively two acts of self-revision, James's transformation of his 1896 novel The Other House (based on an 1893 dramatic scenario) into a 1909 play and Hitchcock's two film versions of The Man Who Knew Too Much (1934, 1956). Based on Lacanian...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2014) 41 (1): 113–134.
Published: 01 February 2014
... possibilities for such a geopolitically expanded, methodologically hybridized encounter: the postcolonial study of popular (post)socialist television; a postcolonial take on the European circulation of socialist film cultures; and contemporary reality television focused on the European underclass. © 2014 by...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2004) 31 (3): 101–124.
Published: 01 August 2004
.../8 4.html. 2. The video compact disc (VCD), an audio-visual technology unheard of by many people boundary 2 31:3, 2004. Copyright © 2004 by Duke University Press. 102 boundary 2 / Fall 2004 China within a week of the film’s debut release in the United States, and pirated copies of Titanic...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2000) 27 (2): 21–44.
Published: 01 May 2000
...- 1. Terry Byrne, Power in the Eye: An Introduction to Contemporary Irish Film (Lanham, Md.: Scarecrow, 1997), vii. 2. John Hill, Martin McLoone, and Paul Hainsworth, eds., Border Crossing: Film in Ireland, Britain...