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Camera Obscura (1993) 11 (1 (31)): 26–47.
Published: 01 May 1993
...Edith P. Thornton Copyright © 1993 by Indiana University Press 1993 On the Landing: High Art, Low Art, and Upstairs, Downstairs Edith P. Thornton Originally conceived in 1969 by two actresses, Jean Marsh and Eileen Atkins, Upstairs, Downstairs began as a series idea...
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Camera Obscura (1996) 13 (3 (39)): 34–51.
Published: 01 September 1996
...Bill Nichols; Gerald Peary Jennifer Montgomery at the 1995 Toronto Festival of Festivals. Photo by Karen Schmeer. Children, Art, Sex, Pornography: Jennifer Montgomery's Art for Teachers of Children Bill Nichols and Gerald Peary...
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Camera Obscura (2005) 20 (3 (60)): 159–191.
Published: 01 December 2005
... Review of Film and Video, Intersections: Gender, History and Culture in the Asian Context , and Film Quarterly . Wong’s dragon lady costume was condemned by Chinese nationalists and raved about in American publicity writings. The Art of Screen Passing: Anna May Wong’s Yellow Yellowface...
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Camera Obscura (2009) 24 (1 (70)): 37–65.
Published: 01 May 2009
... difference. Jennifer González is an associate professor in and the chair of the History of Art and Visual Culture Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Her writings have appeared in anthologies such as The Cyborg Handbook (ed. Chris Hables Gray, Heidi Figueroa-Sarriera, and Steven...
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Camera Obscura (2011) 26 (3 (78)): 63–93.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Adair Rounthwaite This article develops the concept of “the masturbatory” as a way of theorizing performance art and performance studies' recent turn to reperformance. In reperformance, previous performance artworks — often from performance art's “classic” era of the 1970s — are reenacted, creating...
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Camera Obscura (2011) 26 (3 (78)): 155–165.
Published: 01 December 2011
... herself as a benshi. Unlike other traditional performing arts, creating one's original style based on one's interpretation of the film has always been more valued than copying the predecessors' styles. Sawato also discusses the complex ways in which she, a contemporary woman with a clear feminist agenda...
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Camera Obscura (1991) 9 (3 (27)): 148–165.
Published: 01 September 1991
...Amelia Jones Vision and Difference: Femininity, Feminism and the Histories of Art , Griselda Pollock. London and New York: Routledge, 1988. Visual and Other Pleasures , Laura Mulvey. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 1989. Love for Sale: The Words and Pictures...
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Camera Obscura (2001) 16 (1 (46)): 1–45.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Mark Betz Mark Betz has taught at the Universities of Manitoba, Rochester, and Alberta and is currently a lecturer in film studies at King's College, University of London. His essay is part of a forthcoming book entitled Remapping European Art Cinema . Camera Obscura 2001...
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Camera Obscura (2002) 17 (1 (49)): 73–105.
Published: 01 May 2002
... and is in the postproduction stages of a feature-length documentary, Talk Back Bosnia: A Dialogue on Nation Building . Camera Obscura 2002 Loie Fuller in The Serpentine Dance. Courtesy New York Public Library Women in Motion: Loie Fuller and the “Interpenetration” of Art and Science Elizabeth Coffman...
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Camera Obscura (2003) 18 (3 (54)): 99–117.
Published: 01 December 2003
...: Images of a Japanese Iconoclast (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998). She has also published over seventy essays in anthologies and journals on a wide range of theoretical, historical, and aesthetic issues in cinema and video, art, cultural studies, feminist and psychoanalytic theory...
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Camera Obscura (1984) 4 (3 (12)): 3–17.
Published: 01 December 1984
...Denise Mann © 1984 by Camera Obscura 1984 Modem Sexuahty (1979) Staggering Toward Modern Times: The Video Art of Max Almy DeniJe Man n Max Almy’s video art moves from the highly personal, low-tech, black and white multi-monitor performance piece to that of the multi-layered...
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Camera Obscura (1984) 4 (3 (12)): 89–106.
Published: 01 December 1984
... Bible of Saint-Martial, Limoges, 1 lth century Desire in Art and Politics: The Theories of Jean-FranCois Lyotard Maureen Turim When one mentions the juncture of semiotics, psychoanalysis and ideology in French theory, certain names circulate in the American con- sciousness: Roland...
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Camera Obscura (2016) 31 (2 (92)): 195–203.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Jasmina Tumbas In this interview, the author and Australian artist Jemima Wyman discuss the position of art and activism in Wyman's artistic practice. Focusing on opacity as a political position in the conception and production of her artwork, Wyman comments on her use of patterns, performance...
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Camera Obscura (2021) 36 (3 (108)): 137–139.
Published: 01 December 2021
...Vanessa Haroutunian Abstract This essay describes how the Barbara Hammer Lesbian Experimental Filmmaking Grant came into fruition, created by the pioneering lesbian experimental filmmaker Barbara Hammer and administered through the New York City nonprofit organization Queer|Art. In 2017, Hammer...
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Camera Obscura (2001) 16 (3 (48)): 83–111.
Published: 01 December 2001
..., Cinematernity: Film, Motherhood, Genre , and Sunrise . She is currently at work on Designing Women: Art Deco, Cinema, and the Female Form , forthcoming from Columbia University Press. Greta Garbo and Silent Cinema: The Actress As Art Deco Icon Lucy Fischer The stuff [shown at the 1925 Paris...
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Camera Obscura (1988) 6 (3 (18)): 42–51.
Published: 01 September 1988
... not be underestimated: how to represent Difference as something pos• itive within a repressive society. In the context of her previous films, Ottinger's documentary China: The Arts, Everyday Life (1985) seems like the happy side of Difference. The film is completely positive, all the more...
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Published: 01 September 2021
Figure 1. Robert Haller, Portrait of Carolee Schneemann (1978). Photographic print, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh. © Robert Haller. Made available by permission. Photograph © 2021 Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh Figure 1. Robert Haller, Portrait of Carolee Schneemann (1978 More
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Camera Obscura (2011) 26 (2 (77)): 123–130.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Francesca Coppa Vidding is a thirty-year-old remix practice in which predominantly female media fans reedit television or film into music videos. Vidding is important not only as an art form in its own right but also as a subcultural — and often feminist — reinterpretation of and confrontation...
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Camera Obscura (2011) 26 (2 (77)): 131–138.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Francesca Coppa; Rebecca Tushnet Vidding is a thirty-year-old remix practice in which predominantly female media fans reedit television or film into music videos. Vidding is important not only as an art form in its own right but also as a subcultural — and often feminist — reinterpretation...
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Camera Obscura (2011) 26 (2 (77)): 139–146.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Kristina Busse; Alexis Lothian Vidding is a thirty-year-old remix practice in which predominantly female media fans reedit television or film into music videos. Vidding is important not only as an art form in its own right but also as a subcultural — and often feminist — reinterpretation...