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Camera Obscura (1989) 7 (2-3 (20-21)): 28–39.
Published: 01 December 1989
.... La rap-presentazione del corpo nella filosofia e nelle arti . Milan: Vita e Pensiero, 1983 . Nadotti , Maria . “The Cave.” Artforum (January 1989 ). Pistagnesi , Patrizia . Anna Magnani . Milan: Fabbri Editori, 1988 . The Image (and the) Movement: An Overview of Italian...
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Camera Obscura (1990) 8 (1 (22)): 28–49.
Published: 01 January 1990
...Lea Jacobs Copyright © 1990 by The Johns Hopkins University Press 1990 Reformers and Spectators: The Film Education Movement in the Thirties Lea Jacobs Public agitation against the film industry in the thirties was accom- panied by great anxiety about the ways movies...
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Camera Obscura (2018) 33 (3 (99)): 129–145.
Published: 01 December 2018
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Camera Obscura (2016) 31 (1 (91)): 187–201.
Published: 01 May 2016
... sources, including police archives, documentation of political movements like the suffragist movement, communal activism, art projects, and so on. Ariella Azoulay is a professor of modern culture and media and comparative literature at Brown University. Her recent books include From Palestine...
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Camera Obscura (2015) 30 (3 (90)): 93–127.
Published: 01 December 2015
... camera movement. Magnification of ordinary percepts, or a general and unpleasant accenting of objects in the visual field, is a common complaint in the phenomenology of mental illness, for example, in hysteria, obsession, phobia, and paranoia. An illness removes something from its ordinary context...
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Camera Obscura (2014) 29 (1 (85)): 111–135.
Published: 01 May 2014
... reception. The author argues that the film occupies an in-between space as a result of its movements between different genres, audiences, and agendas. Reading The Kids Are All Right in relation to Cholodenko's previous films, the author examines how it tracks, explores, and is marked by the spaces between...
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Camera Obscura (2020) 35 (2 (104)): 125–157.
Published: 01 September 2020
...Jamie Ann Rogers This article traces the development of Afrocentric feminist aesthetics within the LA Rebellion, a film movement made up primarily of Black film students at UCLA from 1970 to the late 1980s. It argues that these aesthetics are integral to the movement’s heterogeneous but radical...
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Camera Obscura (2021) 36 (1 (106)): 61–85.
Published: 01 May 2021
... of people” she doesn't know, through her acts of listening and portraiture, in her later years Varda simultaneously attained a recognizable persona and an imperceptibility that gestured to an inward-outward movement her works so often foretell: that of a self's full dissolution into memory and world...
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Camera Obscura (2009) 24 (3 (72)): 111–151.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Kathleen McHugh Feminism in the latter half of the twentieth century was a global movement with widespread and significant, if incomplete, uneven, and diverse, local effects. This essay considers the impact of feminisms on film and media culture and asks why it has proven difficult to historicize...
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Camera Obscura (2012) 27 (3 (81)): 149–157.
Published: 01 December 2012
... Film Festival, this article gestures to a waxing movement of independent filmmaking that is steadily eroding the hegemony of mainstream film culture. Films discussed include Ava DuVernay's Middle of Nowhere and Nadine Labaki's Where Do We Go Now? Significant shifts in the field of independent film...
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Camera Obscura (2016) 31 (2 (92)): 167–173.
Published: 01 September 2016
... and differentiation. The theoretical site of this movement is the monad. The world is composed of an infinite field of monads, and every monad in turn contains the entire world. This paradox is resolved through metaphors of perception: each monad possesses an embodied optics, a zone of darkness and a view...
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Camera Obscura (2016) 31 (2 (92)): 187–193.
Published: 01 September 2016
... describes plastic's movement through the world and its durability. Accumulation asks for a reconsideration of political allies. Finally, nonfilial progeny offers a speculative intervention toward developing a feminist sense of responsibility for and relation to a future that is increasingly marked by loss...
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Camera Obscura (2016) 31 (2 (92)): 195–203.
Published: 01 September 2016
... in Russia, the Zapatista Army of National Liberation in Chiapas, Mexico, and the global hacktivist group Anonymous. Drawing on global protest movements as well as debates in the history of art, Wyman offers her thoughts on how visual opacity and collective actions obfuscate as well as activate political...
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Camera Obscura (2015) 30 (3 (90)): 129–159.
Published: 01 December 2015
... and the raunchily dancing vamp. It suggests that these refigurations often revolve around dance, which operated as a critical site for the negotiation of cultural anxieties around female sexuality during the period. This article employs a body-space-movement framework to consider the strategies that nineties Hindi...
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Camera Obscura (2017) 32 (1 (94)): 63–91.
Published: 01 May 2017
...: The Artist Is Present (dir. Matthew Akers and Jeff Dupre, US, 2012), which follows Abramović through the conceptualization and enactment of the performance, this essay demonstrates how The Artist Is Present restages the quotidian practices, bodily movements, and affects fostered by biopower and emphasizes...
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Camera Obscura (2008) 23 (1 (67)): 11–45.
Published: 01 May 2008
..., it was also often the precondition for varieties of hostility, alienation, violation, and surveillance. I conclude with Horne's self-revision of these aloof performances as she articulated a new relationship with her audiences during the civil rights movement and after. Camera Obscura 2008 Shane...
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Camera Obscura (2014) 29 (1 (85)): 59–79.
Published: 01 May 2014
... studios, and, most important, as a young director articulating a position of youth in a cultural milieu traditionally dominated by an older generation's point of view. Her work and profile as a director thus offer a specifically gendered and generational dimension to the geopolitical movements...
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Camera Obscura (2017) 32 (3 (96)): 93–119.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., independent white hetero femininity that indexed several entangled biopolitical concerns of the early 1960s: the remnants of the lavender scare, the burgeoning feminist movement, and the changing status of whiteness in postwar America. The essay explores the way in which this white femininity was produced...
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Camera Obscura (2018) 33 (2 (98)): 69–103.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Ana Stevenson The women’s suffrage subplot in Walt Disney’s Mary Poppins (dir. Robert Stevenson, US, 1964) has come to dominate the popular memory of the history of the turn-of- the- century women’s movement. This essay examines how the film’s imaginative portrayal of women’s suffrage, especially...
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Camera Obscura (2018) 33 (3 (99)): 1–19.
Published: 01 December 2018
... study for considering women’s filmmaking in neoliberal times because of its centrality to the development of feminist film theory at an earlier historical moment in the 1970s. Reframing the history of the West German feminist film movement, the introduction considers the unfolding of new practices...