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Camera Obscura (2008) 23 (1 (67)): 194–199.
Published: 01 May 2008
... Hotel in the Angel universe and learn to stake those pesky vampires. Ruby Red and Emerald Green: The Queer Demon Diva of My Dreams Lorrie Palmer What is a woman to do when she falls, and falls hard, for a green- skinned, red-eyed, seriously horned, nattily dressed, 6'2" male diva...
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Camera Obscura (1999) 14 (3 (42)): 124–159.
Published: 01 September 1999
...Jeff Berglund Copyright © 1999 by Indiana University Press 1999 "The Secret's in the Sauce": Dismembering Normativity in Pried Green Tomatoes Jeff Berglund I'm sure you'll acquire a taste for it, your mother did...
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Camera Obscura (2013) 28 (2 (83)): 1–43.
Published: 01 September 2013
...) and other “questionable” black films, such as David Gordon Green's George Washington (US, 2000) and the Hughes Brothers' film From Hell (dir. Albert Hughes and Allen Hughes, US, 2001), the essay advances a conception of the blackness of black cinema that does not secure an unequivocal racial referent...
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Camera Obscura (2012) 27 (2 (80)): 25–59.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Lindsey Green-Simms This essay examines the aesthetic dimensions of the “occult melodramas” of West African video-films by discussing how filmmakers use the technology of video to recreate the sensuous impact of daily rumors that speak to spiritual and socioeconomic anxieties. Given that these...
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Camera Obscura (1986) 5 (3 (15)): 86–109.
Published: 01 December 1986
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Camera Obscura (1979) 1-2 (3-1 (3-4)): 216–218.
Published: 01 May 1979
... this are added certain significant accents and varia- tions. The two colors that dominate these interior sequences are red- dish-brown and a range of blue-green-gray. The latter functions as one color, whose seeming variation is often a result of difference in lighting. It is not only...
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Camera Obscura (2001) 16 (1 (46)): 180–181.
Published: 01 May 2001
... University Press, 2000. Carroll, Michael T., and Eddie Tafoya, eds. Phenomenological Approaches to Popular Culture. Bowling Green, OH: Bowling Green State University Popular Press, 2000. DalMolin, Eliane. Cutting the Body: Representing Women...
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Camera Obscura (1996) 13 (1 (37)): 69–91.
Published: 01 January 1996
.... Significantly, the setting shifts from a middle-class enclave to the Cabrini-Green housing projects in Chicago. This shift dramatizes Candyman's distance from earlier films by directly acknowledging a type of social fear that seems furthest removed from the concerns of the...
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Camera Obscura (1999) 14 (3 (42)): 160.
Published: 01 September 1999
... representations of freaks in visual and literary culture in the US. Jeff Berglund teaches in the Department of English at Northern Arizona University. His essay on Fried Green Tomatoes forms part of his book on the subject of cannibalism and American culture. Rey Chow's...
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Camera Obscura (1999) 14 (3 (42)): 163–164.
Published: 01 September 1999
... Endangered Humans?: Wired Bodies and the Human Wilds in Carnosaur, Carnosaur 2, and 12 Monkeys. No. 40-41; pp. 227-244. Berglund, Jeff "The Secret's in the Sauce": Dismembering Normativity in Fried Green Tomatoes. No. 42; pp. 125-159. Chaudhuri, Shohini Visit of the Body Snatchers: Alien...
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Camera Obscura (1992) 10 (3 (30)): 51–56.
Published: 01 May 1992
.... He adjusted the frequency level and pushed away the tray. A clump of collard greens sat resolutely in the center of a white plate. Any moment, she would ask him when he was going to eat it. He could see the look on her face describing a long list of...
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Camera Obscura (2012) 27 (3 (81)): 181–183.
Published: 01 December 2012
... Voice. No. 81: pp. 69 – 99 181 182  •  Camera Obscura Lindsey Green-­Simms Occult Melodramas: Spectral Affect and West African Video-Film.­ No. 80: pp. 25 – 59 John Greyson Pinkface. No. 80: pp. 145 – 153 Kelly Hankin LUNAFEST on Campus. No. 81: pp. 159 – 167 Kristen Hatch...
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Camera Obscura (2009) 24 (1 (70)): 67–107.
Published: 01 May 2009
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Camera Obscura (1996) 13 (3 (39)): 152–153.
Published: 01 September 1996
... Michael Renov and Erika Suderburg. University of Minnesota Press, 1996. The Road Movie Book edited by Steven Cohan and Ina Rae Hark. Routledge, 1997. Silent Witnesses: Representations of Working-class Women in the United States by Jacqueline Ellis. Bowling Green State University Press, 1998. Social...
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Camera Obscura (2006) 21 (3 (63)): 167–170.
Published: 01 December 2006
... City, 1980. Appearing from left to right: Roz Baxandall, Cathy Nonas, Yvonne Rainer, B. Ruby Rich, Vanalyne Green, Joan Braderman. Photograph by Jerry Kearns A R C H I V E F O R T H E F U T U R E Mulvey’s Legacy Yvonne Rainer In my performance course at...
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Camera Obscura (2020) 35 (3 (105)): 30–59.
Published: 01 December 2020
... had in the Earth. Annie Sprinkle, Goodbye Gauley Mountain: An Ecosexual Love Story If you haven t thought about greening up your sex life, you re still a total environmental disaster. Stefanie Iris Weiss, Eco- Sex: Go Green between the Sheets and Make Your Love Life Sustainable In April 2014, with...
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Camera Obscura (2011) 26 (1 (76)): 65–93.
Published: 01 May 2011
... aesthetic lexicon of pornography as a genre. Further situating the tape in the field of pornography, I evoke a coetaneous pornographic performance of black male authenticity in the filmBehind the Green Door (dir. Artie Mitchell and Jim Mitchell, US, 1972) to interrogate pornography’s...
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Camera Obscura (2003) 18 (2 (53)): 27–55.
Published: 01 September 2003
... Ratner, 2000), and The Green Mile (dir. Frank Darabont, 1999), have portrayed African Americans as magical figures. Nicknaming such figures Magical African American Friends (MAAFs), he reasons that blacks are represented in these terms out of a fundamental ignorance of African American life and...
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Camera Obscura (2012) 27 (1 (79)): 127–155.
Published: 01 May 2012
... response to the child.32 A year later, Graham Greene published a now notorious review of Captain Jan- uary, describing the lm as “sentimental, a little depraved, with an appeal interestingly decadent . . . Shirley Temple acts and dances with immense vigour and assurance, but some of her popularity...
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Camera Obscura (1984) 4 (3 (12)): 166–168.
Published: 01 December 1984
... researches. The major focus is on Janet Finch, Department of Social education, employment, women in the Administration, University of Lancaster family and the community, medicine and Eileen Green, Department of Applied health, female sex and gender role...