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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 1990) 8 (3 (24)): 88–97.
Published: 01 September 1990
...Dana Polan Copyright © 1991 by The Johns Hopkins University Press 1990 Idtes et Recherches- Hammarion History in Perspective, Perspective in History A Commentary on L‘Origine de la perspective by Hubert Damisch Dana Polan Part of what is so intriguing about Hubert...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 1995) 12 (2 (35)): 129–157.
Published: 01 May 1995
...Catherine Russell Copyright © 1995 by Indiana University Press 1995 Hara Setsuko in End ofSummer (Ozu Yasujiro, 1961). "Overcoming Modernity": Gender and the Pathos of History in Japanese Film Melodrama Catherine Russell Although...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 1995) 12 (2 (35)): 158–184.
Published: 01 May 1995
...Amanda Howell Copyright © 1995 by Indiana University Press 1995 Figure 1. Colleen comforts Hue San (China Beach, "Independence Day" 25 October 1989). Reproducing the Past: Popular History and Family Melodrama on China Beach...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 2011) 25 (3 (75)): 101–141.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Kriss Ravetto-Biagioli Alfred Hitchcock's Vertigo is one of the most acclaimed films of all times, recognized by scores of critics, film theorists, and film historians as a pivotal work in both film history and film theory. By now, Vertigo is so deeply embedded in film theory that it is almost...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 1981) 3 (1 (7)): 110–127.
Published: 01 May 1981
... films, to be taken up by ourselves and our readers in subsequent issues. fie Song ofthe Shirt (Susan Clayton and Jonathan Curling, 1979) Feminist History and The Song Oftke Skirt* Susan Clayton andJonathan Curling In this article we would like to make some remarks on The...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2017) 32 (1 (94)): 179–186.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Alicia Kozma This article examines Stephanie Rothman and her career as a second-wave exploitation film director between 1966 and 1974. Marginally represented in film histories and archives, Rothman made seven films during her short career and flourished in the primarily masculinized world of second...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 2001) 16 (3 (48)): 1–7.
Published: 01 December 2001
... Francis Ford, is one of many “highly significant early female figures who have received only cursory attention in the histories of cinema.” Photo courtesy Museum of Modern Art Film Stills Archive Introduction: Female Stardom and Early Film History Diane Negra Designed to explore specific...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 2001) 16 (3 (48)): 59–81.
Published: 01 December 2001
... Feuillade , to be published by Wayne State University Press. She is also coediting an anthology of feminist film history and historiography. Musidora as the phantom that haunts film history in Les vampires (1915–16), directed by Louis Feuillade Screening Musidora: Inscribing Indeterminacy in Film...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 2001) 16 (3 (48)): 113–157.
Published: 01 December 2001
...Amelie Hastie Camera Obscura 2001 Amelie Hastie is a member of the Camera Obscura editorial collective and an assistant professor of film and digital media at the University of California, Santa Cruz, where she teaches courses on film theory and history, women's authorship, and Chinese...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 2001) 16 (3 (48)): 229–263.
Published: 01 December 2001
... (ed. Zhang Ying jin, 1999), and Spaces of Their Own (ed. Mayfair Yang, 1999). She is currently completing a book on early Chinese film culture and vernacular modernity. Xuan Jinglin in An Amorous History of the Silver Screen (Mingxing, 1931), directed by Zhang Shichuan. Courtesy China Film...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 2004) 19 (3 (57)): 23–55.
Published: 01 December 2004
... anthologies on feminist filmmaking, stardom, and television and film history. Superstar: The Karen Carpenter Story (US, 1987) The Incredible Shrinking Star: Todd Haynes and the Case History of Karen Carpenter Mary Desjardins Critics have consistently characterized the films of Todd Haynes...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2006) 21 (1 (61)): 39–44.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Lauren Rabinovitz Camera Obscura 2006 Lauren Rabinovitz is chair of the Department of American Studies and professor of American studies and cinema at the University of Iowa. She is the author of numerous books and articles, including Memory Bytes: History, Technology, and Culture...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 2001) 15 (3 (45)): 71–113.
Published: 01 December 2001
... Case-History Genre Andrea Slane In 1962, Sidney Poitier and Bobby Darin appeared as a prison psy- chiatrist and an American Nazi in Pressure Point (dir. Hubert Corn- field, US), a not particularly successful “social-problem film...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2001) 16 (1 (46)): 47–75.
Published: 01 May 2001
... Leben—BRD [How to Live in the German Federal Republic] (dir. Harun Farocki, Germany, 1989). 02-Halle.V2sh 5/29/01 12:34 PM Page 47 History Is Not a Matter of Generations: Interview with Harun Farocki Randall...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 2002) 17 (2 (50)): 109–153.
Published: 01 September 2002
... represent them in film and visual media) and an essay on body transformation in early cinema. An alien spaceship hovers over New York City in Independence Day (dir. Roland Emmerich, US, 1996). Spectacles of History: Race Relations, Melodrama, and the Science Fiction/Disaster Film Despina...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 2005) 20 (2 (59)): 73–117.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Kerr Houston Camera Obscura 2005 Kerr Houston teaches art history at the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore. He has also written on the use of athletic iconography in Spike Lee's early films, and recently published a piece on teaching art history to foundation-year students...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 2006) 21 (2 (62)): 184–191.
Published: 01 September 2006
... Krikorian, Vanitas, 1977 A R C H I V E F O R T H E F U T U R E Imagining Future Gardens of History Jackie Hatfield As an artist making expanded cinematic artworks, I have a vested interest in how the history of moving-image practice is written, as well...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 2006) 21 (3 (63)): 159–165.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Ramona Curry Camera Obscura 2006 Ramona Curry teaches theory and history of cinema and other forms of popular media at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She is the author of Too Much of a Good Thing: Mae West as Cultural Icon (1996) and numerous essays about female...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 2009) 24 (2 (71)): 1–41.
Published: 01 September 2009
... rhetoric of value, proposing that the “pretty” as a recurrent taste category in film reveals an imbrication of gender, sexuality, and race in the construction of the cinematic image itself. Analysis of the pretty's antecedents in histories of art demonstrates how colonial and patriarchal modes of aesthetic...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 1996) 13 (3 (39)): 104–125.
Published: 01 September 1996
...Kwai-Cheung Lo Copyright © 1995 by Indiana University Press 1996 Muscles and Subjectivity: A Short History of the Masculine Body in Hong Kong Popular Culture Kwai-Cheung La About a year ago, watching David Letterman's Late Show on CBS, I was surprised to find...