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Camera Obscura (1991) 9 (3 (27)): 36–53.
Published: 01 September 1991
...-psychiatrist and serial murderer Dr. Han- nibal “the Cannibal” Lecter played by Anthony Hopkins. Starling goes to visit Lecter in his maximum security cell in order to engage his help in tracking down a serial killer. The murderer has been nicknamed Buffalo Bill because he...
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Camera Obscura (1991) 9 (3 (27)): 4–35.
Published: 01 September 1991
..., the actor who plays one of the film’s two serial killers, Buffalo Bill, was for years my neighbor, three houses away, in Oak Park, Illinois. Now, this coincidence would hardly merit attention if it were not for the role that neighborliness plays in the film itself, when its heroine, Clarice...
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Camera Obscura (2003) 18 (2 (53)): 125–151.
Published: 01 September 2003
... the Look”: Jonathan Demme’s The Silence of the Lambs Andrew Schopp Much of the initial reaction to Jonathan Demme’s film adaptation of The Silence of the Lambs (US, 1991)1 centered on the film’s prob- lematic depiction of serial killer Buffalo Bill (Ted Levine), as this depiction...
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Camera Obscura (2016) 31 (2 (92)): 195–203.
Published: 01 September 2016
... resistance in her artwork. Jasmina Tumbas is an assistant professor in the Department of Art at the State University of New York at Buffalo. Her teaching and research fields focus on modern and contemporary art and theory, histories and theories of performance, body and conceptual art, art...
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Camera Obscura (1979) 1-2 (3-1 (3-4)): 176–192.
Published: 01 May 1979
... through the times with her. From the Holder/DeLavallade reception, a wild, ludicrous tale emerged. The tale itself was remembered by one of the great legendizers of Maya Deren: Stan Brakhage. Maybe we should recount some of the stories we heard at the Buffalo Conference...
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Camera Obscura (2005) 20 (1 (58)): 33–57.
Published: 01 May 2005
...Eugenie Brinkema Camera Obscura 2005 Eugenie Brinkema received her MA in English at the State University of New York at Buffalo, where she studied psychoanalytic theory. She is currently working on her PhD in modern culture and media at Brown University. An abridged version of her senior...
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Camera Obscura (2003) 18 (3 (54)): 3–38.
Published: 01 December 2003
... of work by women in a video art show she had organized at the Kitchen Center for Video and Music in New York earlier that year, the festival was coordinated for the duration of its run by Susan Milano, who traveled with it to various national and international venues in Buffalo, San Francisco...
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Camera Obscura (1977) 1 (2 (2)): 137–145.
Published: 01 September 1977
... Hodson and VeVe Clark attended the Buffalo (N.Y.) Conference on Autobiography in the American Independent Cinema. They were surprised and disap- pointed that the conference made no mention of Maya Deren who had pioneered in the Forties for film as a medium of self-exploration. In Buf- falo...
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Camera Obscura (1994) 11-12 (3-1 (33-34)): 242–261.
Published: 01 May 1994
... of Blackstone’s Commentaries,” Buffalo Law Review 28 (1979):205. 10. Bingham 188. 11. Todd Gitlin, Inside Prime Time (New York: Pantheon, 1985) 62. 12. Blackstone 477. 13. Raymond Williams, Television: Technology and Cultural Form (New York: Schocken...
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Camera Obscura (1991) 9 (3 (27)): 148–165.
Published: 01 September 1991
...: Both Sides of the Camera,” originally written for an exhibition Solomon-Godeau herself curated in Buffalo in 1987. Here, employing feminist film the- ory, she critiques in some detail the prevalent notion among feminist artists and art historians that the exchange of a female photographing...
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Camera Obscura (2020) 35 (1 (103)): 139–159.
Published: 01 May 2020
... of the Metacomet Rebellion and in later retellings of Manifest Destiny in nineteenth- century dime novels such as Buffalo Bill, to be mas- sacred in front of one s home by Native Americans was seen as a kind of desecration, the violation not only of life but of the sacred.11 The ruins of the cityscapes through...
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Camera Obscura (1991) 9 (1-2 (25-26)): 125–143.
Published: 01 September 1991
... 28 June 1988: 21-39; Esther Newton, “Of Yams, Grinders, & Gays,” Outlook vol. 1, no. 1 (Spring 1988): 28-37; Madeline Davis and Elizabeth Lapovsky, “Oral History and the Study of Sexuality in the Lesbian Community: Buffalo, New York, 1940-1960,” Hidden From History, ed. Martin...
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Camera Obscura (2014) 29 (1 (85)): 137–159.
Published: 01 May 2014
... how best to manage themselves and others. In The Savages, for instance, Wendy (Laura Linney) describes herself and her brother, Jon (Philip Seymour Hoffman), as “terrible, terrible people” for moving their demented father into a sterile Buffalo nursing home when they should have tried...
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Camera Obscura (2012) 27 (1 (79)): 69–95.
Published: 01 May 2012
... (or even pathologize) the woman, the racial other, the immigrant, and the queer.6 Ma’s videos engage with these discourses even as he shifts focus from the body toward space, from gure to ground. Dispersion and Desire Ming- Yuen S. Ma was born in Buffalo, New York, but raised in Hong Kong...
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Camera Obscura (1990) 8 (2 (23)): 108–131.
Published: 01 May 1990
... and Salt-N-Pepa are not alone in their critique of men’s treatment of women. Neneh Cherry’s “Buffalo Stance” tells men: “You better watch, don’t mess with me / No money man can buy my love / It’s sweetness that I’m thinkin’ of Oaktown 3-5-7’s “Say That Then” lashes out at “Finger poppin’, hip...
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Camera Obscura (1988) 6 (1 (16)): 203–225.
Published: 01 January 1988
... distributors keep their old television product available. Over the past three years, cable networks have raided television history to provide needed and relatively inexpensive programming. Some specialize in recent fare (such as Arts & Entertainment's acquisition of Buffalo Bill), some in the obscure...
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Camera Obscura (1994) 11-12 (3-1 (33-34)): 102–131.
Published: 01 May 1994
... writers for The Carol Burnett Show, they went on to become Executive Producers for MTM Enterprises, creating critically acclaimed shows such as The Bob Newhart Show (CBS, 1972-1978), The Tony Randall Show (ABC/CBS, 1976-1978), and Buffalo Bill (NBC, 1983...
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Camera Obscura (2004) 19 (3 (57)): 57–91.
Published: 01 December 2004
..., NY), the George Eastman House (Rochester, NY), Hallwalls (Buffalo, NY), the Pasadena Filmforum (Pasadena, CA), Cornell University (Ithaca, NY), and Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY). In 1989, the film had a popular theatrical run at the Biograph Theater (Washington, DC...
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Camera Obscura (1996) 13 (3 (39)): 4–33.
Published: 01 September 1996
...- Benfield, The Horrors ofthe Half-Known Life: Male Attitudes Toward Women and Sexuality in Nineteenth-Century America (New York: Harper and Row, 1976); Elaine Showalter, The Female Malady (New York: Pantheon, 1985), 75-78; John Money, The Destroying Angel (Buffalo, NY: Prometheus Books...
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Camera Obscura (2002) 17 (2 (50)): 69–107.
Published: 01 September 2002
...,” in The Paternal Romance: Reading God-the-Father in Early Western Culture (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1993), 73–96. 11. Aristotle, Metaphysics, trans. John H. McMahon (Buffalo, NY: Prometheus, 1991), 4.5.1010a. 12. Aristotle, Generation of Animals, trans. and ed. A. L. Peck...