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Camera Obscura (2022) 37 (1 (109)): 1–29.
Published: 01 May 2022
... blackness Black girlhood social media Brownies’ Book Black press There's a saying in African American Vernacular English (AAVE): “I'm not new to this; I'm true to this.” The saying functions to clarify the speaker's familiarity with or expertise in a particular area against others’ assumptions...
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Camera Obscura (2010) 25 (1 (73)): 161–195.
Published: 01 May 2010
... BeautifulAgony.com , a site exclusively focusing on the face of orgasm. Using Tom Gunning's research on the gnostic impulse of cinema, or the drive to reveal “new visual knowledge” through technology, I interrogate hard-core representation in the context of visual media and knowledge production. Beautiful Agony's...
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Camera Obscura (2012) 27 (2 (80)): 135–143.
Published: 01 September 2012
..., 2011), Suzy Salamy's 1982/2006 (US, 2006), and Moufawad-Paul's Rejoice, O My Heart / يبلق اي حرفا (Canada, 2011) suggest an irreverent queer strategy by undermining the narrative conventions and visual codes of mainstream news media and popular US and Egyptian cinema. Salamy's video, previously...
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Camera Obscura (2009) 24 (1 (70)): 135–175.
Published: 01 May 2009
... pleasure. The story explicitly situates this technology of cognitive modification in relation to new media technologies. The attitude toward embodiment implicit both in the story and in the cultural and scientific contexts within which it emerges opens out onto a larger set of theoretical issues, which I...
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Camera Obscura (2010) 25 (1 (73)): 131–159.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Julie Levin Russo This article returns to Sigmund Freud's and Jacques Lacan's theories of scopophilia to intervene in a pessimistic thread of new media criticism. By complicating doomsday scenarios, it unpacks the complexities of exhibitionism iterated as online self-display, including aspects...
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Camera Obscura (2009) 24 (1 (70)): 109–133.
Published: 01 May 2009
... imaging technologies here are posed as the “new solu- tion” to the problems of a “changing world.” Fears of the “enemy within” are not new in the American media; however, this commercial links terrorism, “cyberwar,” and new technologies of digital detection imaging, and it posits that one...
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Camera Obscura (2015) 30 (1 (88)): 11–39.
Published: 01 May 2015
... measures, from misogynistic YouTube posts to shaming tabloid covers.3 Adding children to the mix only seems to exacerbate such reactions. In this article we use a new term, transmediated continuity, to signify a transaction across conventional media platforms as well as a medium less often considered...
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Camera Obscura (2024) 39 (1 (115)): 35–61.
Published: 01 May 2024
... security system, and algorithms collecting data on all streaming media consumption, our new ways of watching entail new ways of being watched. These changes mean that viewers and users must develop strategies to navigate these new and unstable dynamics of visibility, in which being a viewing subject...
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Camera Obscura (2011) 25 (3 (75)): 143–177.
Published: 01 December 2011
... become standard fare.29 However, projects like Born into Broth- els illustrate a distinctive new feature of the contemporary child media advocacy movement — ­a model of social mobilization that is set into motion by “empowering” children (particularly third-world children) to assume political...
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Camera Obscura (2015) 30 (1 (88)): 185–195.
Published: 01 May 2015
... that, with the proliferation of reality shows, we now have a taste hierarchy within reality TV. The Bravo cable channel in the US—now called Bravo Media as it expands to multiple platforms—has pioneered the high-end reality series, working within two genres (whose names I borrow from the New York Times Magazine ): competition...
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Camera Obscura (2021) 36 (1 (106)): 155–185.
Published: 01 May 2021
... examples of her consistent, enthusiastic experiments with new forms of media. On Instagram, Varda recycled and recontextualized the strategies of self-presentation and formal play seen in her documentaries for a different format, as she posted images and videos involving premieres, special events...
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Camera Obscura (2022) 37 (3 (111)): 1–29.
Published: 01 December 2022
...” of images and media texts into new versions wherein the source cultural texts and their affects linger. 3 Each remix generates a series of (inter)subjective readings based on its viewer's archive of experience. In looking at one particular example, this essay argues that the remix expands the visual...
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Camera Obscura (2015) 30 (2 (89)): 29–53.
Published: 01 September 2015
... and archive, and death and the image. This essay traces the ghostliness of entertainers speaking from beyond the grave and the new interpretive problems that come to the fore when the performance is “live” but the performer isn't. Bringing together star discourse, media ontology, and sound studies...
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Camera Obscura (2017) 32 (2 (95)): 89–115.
Published: 01 September 2017
... of participatory culture with which the new series is associated. Despite the apparent transgression of men enjoying a television show clearly coded as being for young girls, the article argues that Brony practices reproduce many male-centered aspects of fan media consumption in a manner that recuperates...
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Camera Obscura (2018) 33 (2 (98)): 105–137.
Published: 01 September 2018
... media networks. Redressing the absence of an explicitly feminist media archaeology, the essay focuses on the medium of the gendered telephonic voice and the method of voicing. The former is inspired by the extraordinary prevalence of feminine voices deployed in media old and new, while voicing...
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Camera Obscura (2021) 36 (3 (108)): 1–31.
Published: 01 December 2021
..., 1987), 108. 10. Williams, Television ; Browne, “Political Economy of the Television (Super) Text”; Kozloff, “Narrative Theory and Television.” 11. Derek Kompare, Rerun Nation: How Repeats Invented American Television (New York: Routledge, 2005). 12. Derek Kompare, “Past Media...
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Camera Obscura (2016) 31 (1 (91)): 153–163.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Elizabeth Coffman; Erica Stein New Day Films was formed in 1972 as a feminist media collective to distribute films addressing gender issues. Forty years later, New Day boasts close to two hundred members and yearly distribution profits of $1 million. This article uses New Day's history...
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Camera Obscura (2009) 24 (1 (70)): 67–107.
Published: 01 May 2009
... directly inspired by that article, Osucha links the doctrine's fundamental concern with privacy-as-property to new understandings of subjectivity, commodification, and the image produced at the nexus of an emergent commercial mass media and technological and social transformations of photography...
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Camera Obscura (2021) 36 (2 (107)): 65–97.
Published: 01 September 2021
... the media notoriety and nickname for this style of speech dates approximately from the time of this airing, it refers to a previously established American-English inflection characteristic of some (typically white, middle-class) women born in the 1980s and 1990s. As this allegedly new vocal style gained...
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Camera Obscura (2013) 28 (1 (82)): 147–155.
Published: 01 May 2013
... to address the under- and misrepresentation of women in film and media; today, the New York–based nonprofit supports the creation and circulation of independent film and media by and about women through its production assistance program, extensive distribution service, and advocacy role. The conversation...