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Camera Obscura (1988) 6 (1 (16)): 179–190.
Published: 01 January 1988
...Ien Ang ." Z Feminist Desire and Female Pleasure: On Janice Radway's Reading the Romance: Women~ Patriarchy and Popular Literature (Chapel Hill and London: University of North Carolina Press, 1984) len Ang Janice Radway's Reading the Romance does...
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Camera Obscura (2017) 32 (1 (94)): 129–165.
Published: 01 May 2017
.... Interlacing early twentieth-century psychological literature, sociological studies, and materials published in film fan magazines, industry trade publications, and general newspapers with girls' own fan letters and photographs, the author maps the ways in which imitation became a source of agency and pleasure...
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Camera Obscura (2016) 31 (1 (91)): 187–201.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Ariella Azoulay The growing literature and catalogs on photographic collaboration, participation, and collectivity, which are part of the proliferation of artistic projects that assert collaboration as their goal, still mainly focus on photographers who initiate collaborative projects...
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Camera Obscura (2012) 27 (2 (80)): 93–133.
Published: 01 September 2012
... and psychoanalysis literature. This new paradigm is driven by the emergence of a new wave of Israeli documentaries such as Ari Folman's Waltz with Bashir , Tamar Yarom's To See If I'm Smiling , and Avi Mograbi's Z32 , one that for the first time includes female IDF (Israeli Defense Forces) veterans. Israeli cinema...
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Camera Obscura (2013) 28 (1 (82)): 37–67.
Published: 01 May 2013
... that contribute to a nuanced meditation on women's experience of conjugal and family life. While much of the literature on melodrama draws on psychoanalysis and theories of spatiality, this article develops three distinct yet interrelated temporal and affective readings: Mikhail Bakhtin's dialogism and Virginia...
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Camera Obscura (2020) 35 (1 (103)): 139–159.
Published: 01 May 2020
... because of this, the postindustrial city is ubiquitous within the genres of scifi/speculative, fantasy, and horror cinema, appearing consistently as backdrop, symbol, animus, and even in some cases, character. Given the wide literature on horror film, haunting, and traumatic memory, this article suggests...
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Camera Obscura (1999) 14 (3 (42)): 160.
Published: 01 September 1999
... Copyright © 1999 by Indiana University Press 1999 160 Contributors Rachel Adams is Assistant Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University, where she teaches American literature, film, and gender studies. She is completing a book...
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Camera Obscura (1996) 13 (1 (37)): 238–239.
Published: 01 January 1996
... Copyright © 1996 by Indiana University Press 1996 238 Contributors Aviva Briefel and Sianne Ngai are doctoral candidates in the Department of English and American Literature at Harvard University. Their essay is part of a larger collaborative project...
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Camera Obscura (1993) 11 (2 (32)): 161.
Published: 01 September 1993
... Copyright © 1993 by Indiana University Press 1993 Contributors 163 David L. Eng is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Comparative Literature at the University of California, Berkeley. He is currently completing...
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Camera Obscura (1995) 12 (3 (36)): 154.
Published: 01 September 1995
... literature and culture. She is also completing her doctorate in the UCLA Program in Comparative Literature, specializing in African-Amer- ican, Francophone West African, and Caribbean literatures. Her dissertation explores the development of women of color’s subjectivity towards the twenty- first...
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Camera Obscura (1999) 14 (3 (42)): 161–162.
Published: 01 September 1999
.... The Eloquence ofthe Vulgar: Language, Cinema, and the Politics of Culture by Colin MacCabe. British Film Institute, 1999. The Seventies Now: Culture as Surveillance by Stephen Paul Miller. Duke UP, 1999. Mosiac: A Journal for the Interdisciplinary Study of Literature Part One: Establishing Frameworks. U...
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Camera Obscura (1990) 8 (3 (24)): 216–217.
Published: 01 September 1990
... Copyright © 1991 by The Johns Hopkins University Press 1990 Contributors Ann Banfield teaches literature and syntax in the Department of English at the University of California, Berkeley. She is the author of Unspeakable Sen- tences: Narration and Representation...
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Camera Obscura (2016) 31 (3 (93)): 65–97.
Published: 01 December 2016
... expectations and realizations is something all art faces. Creating expectations is a quintessential part of all literature and culture: one needs to create expectations in order for a (literary) work to find readers or audiences. How- ever, what differentiates many crowdsourced and collective projects...
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Camera Obscura (1991) 9 (1-2 (25-26)): 321–322.
Published: 01 September 1991
..., eighties cinema, and recent film theory that investigates what it means to represent gender subjectivity as an apparatus. Rey Chow teaches in the Department of Comparative Literature at the Uni- versity of Minnesota, Minneapolis. She is the author of Woman and Chinese Modernity: the Politics...
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Camera Obscura (2006) 21 (1 (61)): 59–63.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Amit Rai Camera Obscura 2006 Amit Rai received his PhD in the Program in Modern Thought and Literature at Stanford University and currently teaches global literature and film at Florida State University. His forthcoming book is titled “Untimely Bollywood: Globalization and India's New...
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Camera Obscura (1986) 5 (3 (15)): 174–175.
Published: 01 December 1986
... Veyne. Stanley Gray is a professor of modern French literature at the University of 11- linois. Harvey R. Greenberg, M.D. is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, the Bronx, New York. He is in the private...
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Camera Obscura (1991) 9 (1-2 (25-26)): 8–40.
Published: 01 September 1991
.... It is just like roads across the earth. For actually the earth had no roads to begin with, but when many men pass one way, a road is made.4 Why is Lu Xun’s passage instructive for a discussion of the con- nections between early twentieth-century Chinese literature and con...
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Camera Obscura (1993) 11 (1 (31)): 26–47.
Published: 01 May 1993
... tradition. Created in the early 1970s by Mobil Public Affairs chief Herb Schmertz and Joan Wilson of WGBH Boston, Masterpiece The- atre immediately aligned itself with a cultural discourse of “high” art that equates England with literature and specifically with the male poetic tradition em...
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Camera Obscura (2014) 29 (2 (86)): 35–57.
Published: 01 September 2014
... on filial piety, nationalism, and revolution in premodern and modern Chinese literature. As Lee argues, both the emotion and subjectivity of love have been linked to moral codes since Confucius’s time. While the moral codes of love were given more emphasis in premodern China, rev- olutionary codes...
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Camera Obscura (1992) 10 (3 (30)): 138.
Published: 01 May 1992
... Roth teaches American Literature and Film Studies at the University of Minnesota. He has published extensively on American film. His book, Fair and Foul Play: Reading Genre in Classic Detective Fiction is forthcoming from University of Georgia Press. Lesley Stern teaches in the School...