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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 January 1992) 10 (1 (28)): 262–289.
Published: 01 January 1992
... Franiaise). Those Who Squat and Those Who Sit: The Iconography of Race in the 1895 Films of Filix-Louis Regnault Fatimah Tobing Rony Explorers do not reveal otherness. They comment upon “anthropology,” that is, the distance sepa...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 1999) 14 (3 (42)): 161–162.
Published: 01 September 1999
... Gaze: The Fiction Film and its Spectator by Francesco Casetti. Indiana UP, 1999. Lawrence of Arabia: A Film's Anthropology by Steven C. Canton. U of California P, 1999. Disaster and Memory: Celebrity Culture and the Crisis ofHollywood Cinema by Wheeler Winston Dixon. Columbia UP, 1999. The...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 1985) 5 (1-2 (13-14)): 84–85.
Published: 01 September 1985
... confronts the biases of white male anthropology and its commitment to “objectivity.” Hatch takes on, among others, the typically male preserve of street photography, and Mary Kelly finds a way to speak which makes her (in Jane Weinstock’s words) more than a mother, more than a subject, more than...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 1985) 5 (1-2 (13-14)): 86–103.
Published: 01 September 1985
... ethnographic film, its approach is scarcely didactic. What we see and hear is a questioning of the anthropological desire to know the other, presented as a series of images and sounds whose status is neither that of docu- mentary nor fiction, but of something in between. In the interview that...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 January 1992) 10 (1 (28)): 290–291.
Published: 01 January 1992
... Anthropology at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, as part of its Medical Scholars Program. She is completing her dissertation on French and American medical discourse on AIDS. Her research also appears in the Western Journal of Medicine’s special issue on cross-cultural medicine (in...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 1979) 1-2 (3-1 (3-4)): 244–245.
Published: 01 May 1979
... are not to be scoffed at as long as the pie of revolution remains in the sky. As yet, there are relatively few “Women’s Studies Programs” in the universities (though excellent research is being done by women in the fields of history, anthropology and sociology), and perhaps this...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 January 1990) 8 (1 (22)): 167–168.
Published: 01 January 1990
... author of Power and Paranoia: History, Narrative, and the American Cinema, 1940-1950 (Columbia University Press, 198.5), and is beginning research on a book tentatively entitled, Professors: History and Anthropology of a Sub- culture. 168 Heide Schlupmann has taught film at the Universities...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 2011) 25 (3 (75)): 143–177.
Published: 01 December 2011
... scholars of indigenous media, Worth and Adair’s pioneer- ing efforts in thinking ethnographically about film have been argued by Faye Ginsburg and others to have played a key role in legitimizing film as an object of anthropological study, and for the acceptance of visual and...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 1990) 8 (2 (23)): 90–107.
Published: 01 May 1990
... implicit in traditional mass-culture research in this country, including of course, most of the work on children and movies produced during the 1920s and 1930s. However, as much recent anthropological writing suggests, the meth- ods that allow ethnographers to pursue these goals...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 1996) 13 (3 (39)): 4–33.
Published: 01 September 1996
... deep in a patriarchal past, the Warrior Marks texts remystify genital surgeries in Africa, creating conventional subjects of an anthropological gaze already well-known to Western viewers through ethnographic and documentary cinema and their popular and mainstream counterparts. Ethnography, as...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 1985) 5 (1-2 (13-14)): 104–111.
Published: 01 September 1985
... “Three hundred and fifty francs” A flat anthropological fact In numerous tales Woman is depicted as the one who possessed the fire Only she knew how to make fire She kept it in diverse places At the end of the stick she used to dig the ground with for example In her nails or in her fingers...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2009) 24 (1 (70)): 135–175.
Published: 01 May 2009
...; this implication of the narrative form recalls and reproduces the role of anthropology in the production of racial types. The initiative SEE sponsors would require all students at fictional Pembleton University to undergo induced calliagnosia when they enroll. The spokesperson for...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 2003) 18 (3 (54)): 71–97.
Published: 01 December 2003
... the politics of people filming people.”2 This has resulted in a counterdocumentary practice that they call 74 • Camera Obscura “shared-goal filmmaking” (18). Similar linkages built across the documentary scene have been named “continuity of purpose” and “third voice” in feminist anthropology...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 1989) 7 (2-3 (20-21)): 183–186.
Published: 01 December 1989
...- dience as a totality, in this case-it will entail theoretical and political risks. As I read the present historical conjuncture, work on subgroups and subcultures from interdisciplinary perspectives (drawing on, for example, anthropology, sociology, literature, philosophy, history, art) and...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 1989) 7 (2-3 (20-21)): 373–377.
Published: 01 December 1989
.../Routledge, 1989. $14.95. Surviving Sexual Violence by Liz Kelly. University of Minnesota Press, 1989. $14.95. Feminism and Anthropology by Henrietta L. Moore. University of Minnesota 375 Press, 1989. $15.95. Speaking of Gender edited by Elaine Showalter. Routledge, 1989. $13.95...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2003) 18 (1 (52)): 129–155.
Published: 01 May 2003
... topos of the South Seas as the site of fantasy for both anthropology and cinema, the time machine of ethnography and cinema: these are areas of study with which I deal in my book, The Third Eye: Race, Cinema, and Ethno- graphic Spectacle.12 The Surrealist use of the Ethnographic—that image of...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 1989) 7 (2-3 (20-21)): 226–230.
Published: 01 December 1989
... subcultures in Britain, as well as its blending of textual analysis with ethnographic research (like urban anthropology’s par- ticipant observation, for example) helped me to look at women in- 228 volved in the punk subculture in both England and America in more concrete terms as producers...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 1989) 7 (2-3 (20-21)): 5–27.
Published: 01 December 1989
... course, was how to find out what these reading strategies were and where the subcultural resistance was located. Be- cause the analyst’s desire was somehow to construct a knowledge of the “other” -or more precisely, the other’s knowledge -a resort to anthropological or sociological...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 1993) 11 (1 (31)): 48–70.
Published: 01 May 1993
... different as to be mutually incomprehensible. ”7 Pietz argues that the term bears witness to its own history. To reject the term completely, as purely and simply a relic of colonialism and imperialist anthropology, is to ignore its historical specificity and the cultural...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2017) 32 (1 (94)): 33–61.
Published: 01 May 2017