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Camera Obscura (2012) 27 (2 (80)): 135–143.
Published: 01 September 2012
... feminist artistic practice in relation to Palestinian strategies for resistance. Together, the “Queer/Palestinian” films suggest the urgency for Palestinian visual artists to persistently generate new means of expressing, embodying, and critiquing visions for Palestinian society. Films such as Victoria...
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Camera Obscura (2016) 31 (3 (93)): 177–183.
Published: 01 December 2016
... by organizing a public event in which excerpts from the censorship documents were uploaded to Wikipedia . © 2016 by Camera Obscura 2016 Radha May Italian cinema censorship artist collective female sexuality feminist artists Radha May is an artist whose work explores forgotten...
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Camera Obscura (2013) 28 (2 (83)): 177–189.
Published: 01 September 2013
... view). Installation at Dia:Beacon, Beacon, NY. Courtesy of the artist. Photo by Bill Jacobson, New York in practice Photography, the Archive, and the Question of Feminist Form: A Conversation with Zoe Leonard Huey Copeland Over the last...
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Camera Obscura (2008) 23 (1 (67)): 69–87.
Published: 01 May 2008
... 1960s feminist rebelliousness, through the diva narrative, with its formulaic destruction of the ambitious woman, The Rose gets to reimagine her as appropriately castrated and feminine, and as appropriately punished for her strength, her ambition, and her gender. But the film takes this aggression to...
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Camera Obscura (2020) 35 (3 (105)): iv–29.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Lakshmi Padmanabhan What can photographic form teach us about feminist historiography? Through close readings of photographs by visual artist and documentary photographer Sheba Chhachhi, who documented the struggle for women’s rights in India from the 1980s onward, this article outlines the...
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Camera Obscura (2016) 31 (3 (93)): 133–139.
Published: 01 December 2016
... scholars, learners, artists, archivists, and activists focused on feminist research on technology. FemTechNet was founded in 2012 in response to what the initial collective felt was a misguided enthusiasm on college campuses for MOOCs (massive open online courses) that appeared to be undermining principles...
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Camera Obscura (2008) 23 (3 (69)): 81–109.
Published: 01 December 2008
... in the early 1970s. While the medium initially served as a formal extension of her abstract, three-dimensional work, it ultimately allowed the artist to explore self-representation, to engage with feminist sexual politics, and to respond to mass cultural imagery more directly. As such, I conclude...
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Camera Obscura (1991) 9 (3 (27)): 148–165.
Published: 01 September 1991
... choice of artists to discuss as radically disruptive of what she terms the “crumbling hegemony of American modernism” (156). Pollock’s efforts typify the desire among a majority of contem- porary art historians and critics to legitimate feminist postmodernist art...
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Camera Obscura (2016) 31 (3 (93)): 5–33.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Having Fun) attempted to realize a McLu- hanesque vision of a global feminist village.2 Groups sprang up in Canada in Vancouver, Igloolik, Alert Bay, Winnipeg, Toronto, Montreal, Québec, Moncton, and Halifax. While Canadians were consuming US television programs like never before, the artists...
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Camera Obscura (2003) 18 (3 (54)): 71–97.
Published: 01 December 2003
...- ferent priorities. So I looked to another tradition—the victim critique— extolled by a variety of linked artistic/political/theoretical tra- ditions, but manifested most holistically in feminist methodol- ogy and the (at least) thirty-year documentary tradition it has inspired. In...
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Camera Obscura (2001) 16 (2 (47)): 37–77.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Studies and Comparative Literature, Philippine Critical Forum , and the anthology Geopolitics of the Visible: Essays on Philippine Film Cultures . Her research interests include film theory and genre studies, fantastic cinema and the philosophy of history, postcolonialism, feminist, and Philippine and...
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Camera Obscura (2006) 21 (1 (61)): 53–57.
Published: 01 May 2006
... past and hoped for the future — an integrated feminist media community committed to alternative media and its practitioners and political applica- tions — is alive in the present, albeit in Korea. I have been lucky enough to attend, as an invited artist and scholar, the Women’s Film Festival...
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Camera Obscura (2005) 20 (1 (58)): 1–31.
Published: 01 May 2005
... Screen . If 6 Was 9 (dir. Eija-Liisa Ahtila, Finland, 1995). Copyright Crystal Eye Ltd., Helsinki Feminist Film in the Gallery: If 6 Was 9 Alison Butler Eija-Liisa Ahtila’s fi lms and DVD installations have been described by the artist herself and others as “human dramas,” although...
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Camera Obscura (2019) 34 (3): 63–95.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Jenelle Troxell This article examines the origin myth of the feminist film journal Close Up , namely, an excursion by its founders Bryher and H.D. to see G. W. Pabst’s Die freudlose Gasse ( The Joyless Street , 1925) in a small cinema in Montreux, Switzerland. Throughout the essay, I use Joyless...
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Camera Obscura (1991) 9 (3 (27)): 4–35.
Published: 01 September 1991
...Elizabeth Young Silence of the Lambs (Jonathan Demme, 1991) The Silence of the Lambs and the Flaying of Feminist Theory Elizabeth Young I. The Sheepish Spectator Let me begin with a curious fact about my relation to Jonathan Demme’s film The Silence ofthe Lambs: Ted Levine, the...
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Camera Obscura (1992) 10 (1 (28)): 78–99.
Published: 01 January 1992
...Katie King Copyright © 1992 by Indiana University Press 1992 Masami Teraoka, 1992, New Wave Series1 Female Condom Tale, watercolor on paper Local and Global: AIDS Activism and Feminist Theory Katie King The juncture between all of these interests is...
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Camera Obscura (1983) 4 (2 (11)): 60–71.
Published: 01 September 1983
...Linda Reisman © 1983 by Camera Obscura 1983 DaughtersofChaos (Marjorie Keller, 1979) Personal Film / Feminist Film Linda Reisman 1. With [Daughters ofChaos] [Keller] is established as a major filmmaker, perhaps the only major...
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Camera Obscura (2011) 26 (3 (78)): 35–61.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Peter Alilunas Alan Alda has an important legacy not only as an actor but also as a feminist activist. This article reexamines his star text from the perspective of his political work as a vocal and very public supporter of the Equal Rights Amendment in the 1970s, as well as explores why his name...
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Camera Obscura (2016) 31 (1 (91)): 93–121.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Ros Murray This article assesses the impact and import of 1970s French feminist video collectives, focusing on the relationship between technology, subjectivity, and embodiment. It investigates how early portable video technology provided the tools for an exploration of subjectivity as collective...
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Camera Obscura (2017) 32 (1 (94)): 63–91.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Jaime Brunton This essay analyzes The Artist Is Present , Marina Abramović's heavily mediatized 2010 performance at New York's Museum of Modern Art, through the lenses of Freudian and Deleuzian concepts of masochism. It specifically focuses on how the masochistic tendencies of this performance may...