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Camera Obscura (2013) 28 (2 (83)): 177–189.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Huey Copeland Over the last two decades, American artist Zoe Leonard (b. 1961) has emerged as one of the most visually attuned photographers of her generation, using images as a means of documentation, invention, remembrance, and critique. Regardless of the sites and objects on which she trains her...
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Camera Obscura (2015) 30 (2 (89)): 125–155.
Published: 01 September 2015
.... Bob Sweeney, prod. 146  •  Camera Obscura Sheldon Leonard, Richard O. Linke, and Aaron Ruben, CBS, 4 March 1963. 2. Anthony A. Harkins, “The Hillbilly in the Living Room: Television Representations of Southern Mountaineers in Situation Comedies, 1952 – 71...
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Camera Obscura (2004) 19 (1 (55)): 43–75.
Published: 01 May 2004
... to halt the unfortunate downward mobility of a lower-class insur- ance clerk, Leonard Bast (Samuel West), gets pregnant by him, and then defiantly decides to become a single mother. Released in February of 1992, Howards End became one of the most suc- cessful of the British heritage films...
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Camera Obscura (2006) 21 (1 (61)): 105–145.
Published: 01 May 2006
... Kidman) in the last scene of The Hours: “Dear Leonard, to look life in the face. Always, to look life in the face and to know it for what it is. At last, to know it. To love it for what it is. And then, to put it away. Leon- ard, always the years between us. Always the years. Always the love...
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Camera Obscura (2008) 23 (2 (68)): 41–66.
Published: 01 September 2008
... reflexive and autobiographical text. As a metacinematic work, the film has much to say about the means of its own production and, even fur- From The Fae Richards Photo Archive. Courtesy Zoe Leonard Camera Obscura 68, Volume 23, Number 2 doi 10.1215/02705346-2008-002  © 2008 by Camera Obscura...
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Camera Obscura (2013) 28 (3 (84)): 169–170.
Published: 01 December 2013
... of Social Networking Technologies. No. 83: pp. 151 – 75 Huey Copeland Photography, the Archive, and the Question of Feminist Form: A Conversation with Zoe Leonard. No. 83: pp. 177 – 89 Kristen Fallica More Than “Just Talk”: The Chelsea Picture Station in the 1970s. No. 82: pp. 125...
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Camera Obscura (1991) 9 (3 (27)): 166–173.
Published: 01 September 1991
... of Saigon in 1975 (6). 5. Leonard Maltin’s entry for Chrome and Hot Leather sums up the low cultural status of many of these films and the veterans they portray: “BOMB D:. . . . Lurid time-waster about some motorcycle thugs who are responsible for a young...
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Camera Obscura (2002) 17 (3 (51)): 180–182.
Published: 01 December 2002
...., and Kyung Hyun Kim, eds. Im Kwon-Taek: The Making of Korean National Cinema. Detroit, MI: Wayne State University Press, 2002. Jancovich, Mark, ed. Horror: The Film Reader. New York: Routledge, 2002. Leff, Leonard J., and Jerold L. Simmons. Dame in the Kimono: Hollywood, Censorship...
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Camera Obscura (2007) 22 (2 (65)): 140–143.
Published: 01 September 2007
... wings and an egret-feather headdress and singing an old Ethel Waters tune while the hippie children, passing jugs of wine and joints, go wild. Cut to Sylvester, backed by a band of scruffy, white, long- haired rock and rollers, singing Neil Young and Leonard Cohen tunes; wipe to Sylvester...
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Camera Obscura (2013) 28 (1 (82)): 37–67.
Published: 01 May 2013
... heroines, whose steady gazes into the camera imply an excavation of female subjectivity. Each scene suggests a specific chronotope of bour- geois family life familiar within Anglo-­American visual culture: technicolor Los Angeles postwar suburbs, Virginia and Leonard Woolf’s pleasant house...
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Camera Obscura (2012) 27 (1 (79)): 97–125.
Published: 01 May 2012
..., US, to be followed by Purity and The Girl o’ Dreams (dir. unknown, American Film Company, US, Her last lm, Heedless Moths (dir. Robert Z. Leonard, US, was derived from “By the ‘Queen of the Artists’ Studios,’ ” a series on art, modeling, and beauty that Munson authored for Hearst’s New...
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Camera Obscura (1995) 12 (3 (36)): 49–65.
Published: 01 September 1995
... aback when I read that John Leonard, a reviewer for New York magazine, believed that there is a “moral purpose” that gives the show its power.7 While he does not make clear the contours of that “moral purpose,” he could certainly be referring to the many of the “socially...
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Camera Obscura (2013) 28 (2 (83)): 151–175.
Published: 01 September 2013
... took social networking a step further in her next project, which focused on building an early social networking and matchmak- ing website for academics. With several students, including her research assistant Leonard Foner, Maes created a program that would recommend users to others based...
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Camera Obscura (2001) 16 (3 (48)): 83–111.
Published: 01 December 2001
... draws the scene for the newspaper, his sketches look more like fashion prints than they do forensic docu- ments. Ironically, while within her films Garbo is the height of cutting-edge Deco fashion, in her off-screen life she had little patience for haute couture. As Leonard Hall writes...
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Camera Obscura (2001) 16 (3 (48)): 159–195.
Published: 01 December 2001
...) to inauthenticity. The implicit linkage here was between integrity and Americanization. In “The Passing of Pola,” Leonard Hall wrote that “Pola Negri’s failure was a failure of the mind and spirit.” He continued: Stars are because film fans find in each one things to love and cherish. In Jack Gilbert...
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Camera Obscura (2001) 16 (2 (47)): 1–35.
Published: 01 September 2001
.... With the exception of Alan Wolfson and Leonard Kuras (mentioned in note 62), I notice that there are few if any HUD (Housing and Urban Development) houses A Taste for Shrinking • 27 in shops catering to miniature lovers. The occasional dentist’s office or drug store...
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Camera Obscura (1992) 10 (3 (30)): 76–91.
Published: 01 May 1992
... stanzas of “Paper-Thin Hotel,” sung by Leonard Cohen: The walls of this hotel are paper-thin Last night I heard you making love to him 89 The struggle mouth to mouth and limb to limb The grunt of unity when he came...
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Camera Obscura (2002) 17 (1 (49)): 107–147.
Published: 01 May 2002
... Cultures (forthcoming from Duke University Press). Zoe Leonard, The Fae Richards Photo Archive, 1993–96. Created for Cheryl Dunye’s film The Watermelon Woman (1996). From a series of seventy-eight black and white photographs and notebook of seven pages of typed text on typewriter paper...
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Camera Obscura (2001) 16 (1 (46)): 99–141.
Published: 01 May 2001
... that the Soviet soldier appealed to her mother, demonstrate an explicit concern in part 2 of the film with sexual relationships less violent than rape. Indeed, the interview with Eckert follows the interview with the former Soviet soldier Leonard...
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Camera Obscura (1988) 6 (2 (17)): 133–154.
Published: 01 May 1988
... stand-in, played by Shirley Stoler of Leonard Kastle’s The Honeymoon Killers; and in the second season, Mrs. RenC is a sixties swinger decked out in mini-skirt and go-go boots. In camp, though, every sexual role can be satirized and cele- brated, including the popular image...