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Camera Obscura (2018) 33 (1 (97)): 113–137.
Published: 01 May 2018
... through the different terrains of collective memory, the article shows that the militarized vision and real-time temporality of Drones produce control effects of visibility like those that currently characterize the borderlands. In contrast, the haptic and entangled aesthetics of TruNode produce...
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Camera Obscura (1991) 9 (3 (27)): 54–75.
Published: 01 September 1991
...Laura U. Marks Copyright © 1992 by The Johns Hopkins University Press 1991 Tie a Yellow Ribbon Around Me: Masochism, Militarism and the Gulf War on TV Laura U. Marks The United States’ war with Iraq, despite its rather ignominious con- clusion, produced one durable...
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Camera Obscura (1990) 8 (1 (22)): 130–137.
Published: 01 January 1990
... education into a vision of life in pointed opposition to sacred texts. Several aspects of the case interest Ginzburg. First, the fact that the confrontation between church and heretic was, precisely, a confron- tation: even under torture, the miller refused passivity and continued energetically...
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Camera Obscura (2013) 28 (1 (82)): 135–145.
Published: 01 May 2013
... and strengthening North-­South dia- logue in the US. These encounters were especially critical during the late 1970s and early 1980s in the wake of the exodus from the militarized Southern Cone, struggles for political and economic change in the Central American isthmus, and expanding Mexican and Caribbean...
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Camera Obscura (2023) 38 (1 (112)): 103–131.
Published: 01 May 2023
... posthumanist vision that would fantastically see beyond the suicidal destruction of militarism and market capitalism as the drivers of climate crisis (“the death spiral of global fossil capitalism”). What it “sees” in this alternative vision is produced by zooming out and witnessing humanity from an alien...
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Camera Obscura (1995) 12 (2 (35)): 106–128.
Published: 01 May 1995
... scarce: David Hinton and Renata Berg-Pan's comprehensive reviews of Riefenstahl's career;' B. Ruby Rich's investigation of the relevance of German Romantic painting to Riefenstahl's visions;" Cooper C. Graham's Olympia study;' Martin Loiperdinger's Triumph des Willens study." Gisela von Wysocki...
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Camera Obscura (1992) 10 (1 (28)): 178–205.
Published: 01 January 1992
..., peril, and conflict. Mobilizing a discourse of militarism, it emphasizes the perils of an infinitely inhospitable environment, where the 2-hour old, Rambo-esque blastocyte must defy and overcome a hostile system: the 100 or so sperm cells that survived the journey up the reproductive...
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Camera Obscura (1985) 5 (1-2 (13-14)): 28–49.
Published: 01 September 1985
... and political sciences. A showcase displays a snake and looks down on a pile of rocks where we can see the photographs of several famous men. On the students’ desks, and painted in the same shade of grey, TV sets emit pictures of militarization and education-symbolizing a generation...
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Camera Obscura (2009) 24 (1 (70)): 7–35.
Published: 01 May 2009
... of Control and Freedom: Power and Paranoia in the Age of Fiber Optics (MIT Press, 2006), and co-editor (with Thomas Keenan) of New Media, Old Media: A History and Theory Reader (Routledge, 2005). She is currently working on a monograph entitled Programmed Visions: Software, DNA, Race (forthcoming MIT...
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Camera Obscura (1994) 11-12 (3-1 (33-34)): 12–41.
Published: 01 May 1994
...), Lifetime’ While denying that it is “feminist,” Lifetime lays claim to the “femi- nine” side of television and in its advertising defines “feminine” tele- vision as strong-willed, smart, funny, compassionate, passionate-and only on cable. Such a claim raises a series of interesting questions...
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Camera Obscura (1993) 11 (2 (32)): 124–160.
Published: 01 September 1993
... her attention were both the commentators’ inability to wit- ness death and destruction without the mediations of the war’s laser and video apparati, as well as what she calls “the gleam of the shield; that is, the facade of American militarism and what it revealed about the pathological...
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Camera Obscura (1992) 10 (2 (29)): 18–54.
Published: 01 May 1992
... submarines and other entities hidden below the surface of the ocean. However, as Rosalind Petchesky has noted in her important study of ultrasound in obstetrics, “most technologies in a militarized society either begin or end in the military and ultrasound is no e~ceptionI want to stress here...
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Camera Obscura (2022) 37 (3 (111)): 87–113.
Published: 01 December 2022
... in confinement, if not in fear, for the purpose of somehow freeing her. By staging the cyborgs’ coming liberation as a family reunion with the rightful, equitable father, Blade Runner 2049 consigns the vision of radical political change to an order—of kinship and of time—that has no room for it. Indeed...
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Camera Obscura (2012) 27 (1 (79)): 1–29.
Published: 01 May 2012
... to the imperative to act. Makoto — whose name means “truth” — exposes and negates the decadent stasis of his elders and activates the potential of youth that they have let expire. Makoto’s seeing anchors us in the lm and connects his “vision” to the critique of managed society as something...
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Camera Obscura (2020) 35 (1 (103)): 139–159.
Published: 01 May 2020
... of such elisions, William Wordsworth transformed a view of the ruins of Tintern Abbey, then a major encampment of vagabond peasants evicted from their lands, into a vision of a single meditative hermit, alone in his small hut, thus turning a site of modern displacement into a nostalgic image of rustic charm.1...
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Camera Obscura (1991) 9 (1-2 (25-26)): 8–40.
Published: 01 September 1991
... to as subjectivity, namely, the relationship between the individual as participant in social activity (for instance, film-watching) and that which transcends the boundaries of his in- dividualized physical apparatus -his own bodily vision/look. This is a relationship which is always...
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Camera Obscura (2019) 34 (3): 63–95.
Published: 01 December 2019
... of the Vorticists and Futurists, who invoked violence, militarism, and speed to give their aesthetic arguments transgressive force. In her autobiographical novel Asphodel, H.D. takes direct aim at the Futurist platform, commenting wryly, I can t get any exultation from bombs bursting. God knows I ve...
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Camera Obscura (2005) 20 (3 (60)): 15–55.
Published: 01 December 2005
... of an urban middle class in the 1920s. In this period, print media became prevalent, and the num- ber of women’s magazines increased dramatically, many of them featuring a mix of fiction and practical advice, projecting a vision of bourgeois female domestic life.10 Shochiku responded to this growing...
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Camera Obscura (2017) 32 (2 (95)): 63–87.
Published: 01 September 2017
... rendered hysterical, and then allowed to redeem themselves by undertaking what in militarized terms are honorable deeds of masculine role fulfillment. More specifically, because the two protagonists develop differently as the narrative progresses, they exhibit different degrees of feminization...
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Camera Obscura (2009) 24 (3 (72)): 111–151.
Published: 01 December 2009
... to or Camera Obscura 72, Volume 24, Number 3 doi 10.1215/02705346-2009-011  © 2009 by Camera Obscura Published by Duke University Press 111 112  •  Camera Obscura disavowal of any patriotic claim on them, specifically with regard to militarism and war. She then resolved the passive “have...