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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 1992) 10 (2 (29)): 240–243.
Published: 01 May 1992
... ionizing radiation is used.2 Tissue contrast is excellent and contrast agents are not usually needed. MRI has been used to diagnose mass lesions, to stage tumors, and to diagnose uterine anatomical abnormalities. In addition, its safety makes it a better imaging tool in pregnancy than a CT scan...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 January 1992) 10 (1 (28)): 178–205.
Published: 01 January 1992
... (the “gag rule”) forbidding doctors in family planning clinics accepting federal funds to even mention abortion to pregnant women (even if that pregnancy threatened a woman’s life). In January 1992, the Supreme Court announced that it would rule on Pennsylvania’s restrictive abortion law...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 1980) 2 (2 (5)): 72–79.
Published: 01 September 1980
.... Her hysterical pregnancy demonstrates best of all that her body is not the origin of its own discourse (the strangled speech of the hysteric) but the site of the discourse of Others. Jacques Lacan, discussing this case history, said that the pregnancy manifests his formulation, “desire is the...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2007) 22 (1 (64)): 194–196.
Published: 01 May 2007
... both pregnancies and deliveries eventually found their way into my filmBiography of Lilith (1997). Resonating in my mind in ways I am only beginning to understand, Brakhage’s images have clearly touched me personally, aesthetically, and intellectually as a mother and as a maker of experimental...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 1992) 10 (2 (29)): 130–149.
Published: 01 May 1992
... been the increased public presence of the fetus. The circulation of fetal images by anti-abortion forces, the routine use of ultrasonography in monitoring pregnancy and labor, the development of widely publi- cized, culturally valorized, medical techniques in the area of fetal therapy and...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2006) 21 (1 (61)): 147–182.
Published: 01 May 2006
... women and the human drama associated with the disorder) the screen.18 The Tin Drum: Bulimia Nervosa, Pregnancy, Abortion In what way will the films transform the invisibility of bulimia to visibility? Will this be the repellent visibility of the abject? The pity-arousing visibility of the...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 1992) 10 (2 (29)): 57–90.
Published: 01 May 1992
... responsive to the body’s monthly releases of reproductive hormones, which can exact from them an excruciatingly painful inflammatory response during menstru- ation and intercourse. They may also cause infertility, ruptured en- dometrioma, and ectopic pregnancy. Other symptoms...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 1981) 3 (1 (7)): 128–135.
Published: 01 May 1981
... obstetrician-gynecologists. Like Self-Health the film stresses the im- portance of knowledge and technology as the key to regaining con- trol over women’s health care. Both Heulthcaring and Self-Health argue that women once had med- ical knowledge; at that time menstruation, pregnancy, birth control...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 2009) 24 (3 (72)): 73–109.
Published: 01 December 2009
... become harmoniously totalized.”23 This fnal sequence is a culmination of the rather heavy- handed references to the Nativity scattered throughout the flm: the revelation of pregnancy in the barn, the miraculous birth, the fgure of  Joseph/Theo who has not had sex with Mary/Kee, the redemp...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 2007) 22 (2 (65)): 127–133.
Published: 01 September 2007
... relatively late age (a stretch, but still possible) with no one discovering her secret pregnancy (not a chance). She was thin — unhealthily so — during the nine months I was in utero, a period that neatly overlaps with the twenty-six-week variety series Judy did for CBS from September 1963 through...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2014) 29 (1 (85)): 33–57.
Published: 01 May 2014
... (Serene Chen), for returning to the family home pregnant. Zhen is determined to keep the “dirty secret” of her unwanted pregnancy from everyone and violently silences anyone who might expose her. In fantastical interludes, she pokes out her brother’s eyes and cuts out the tongue of her...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2017) 32 (1 (94)): 33–61.
Published: 01 May 2017
... the case of women living with HIV who might transmit the virus during pregnancy. Thus, the danger posed by people living with HIV and their so-­called unsafe behavior extends beyond individual transmission to threaten the population and the species. The person living with HIV, or possibly...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 1994) 11-12 (3-1 (33-34)): 102–131.
Published: 01 May 1994
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 2006) 21 (2 (62)): 32–73.
Published: 01 September 2006
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 2008) 23 (2 (68)): 1–39.
Published: 01 September 2008
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 2002) 17 (2 (50)): 69–107.
Published: 01 September 2002
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2015) 30 (1 (88)): 11–39.
Published: 01 May 2015
... these procedures, Abraham, Gosselin, and Jenner have joined the ranks of normal women seeking to erase the physical effects that aging, pregnancy, and childbirth wreak on the body. But paying for it with and through their celebrity has also raised what Debra L. Gimlin identifies as the “taint of...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 1990) 8 (2 (23)): 108–131.
Published: 01 May 1990
... and loyal- but extremely rare (decidedly not the girl next door). The latter is not simply an unpaid prostitute, but a woman who only wants you for your money, cars and cash, will trap you (via pregnancy or other forms 1IS of manipulation), and move. on to another man (probably...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 January 1992) 10 (1 (28)): 4–19.
Published: 01 January 1992
.... If the woman did not become pregnant, Dr. Jacobson would diagnose a “miscarriage”; 18 prosecutors charge that of the successful pregnancies, the doctor fathered as many as 75 children himself. 12. Ellen Hopkins, “Tales from the Baby Factory,” New York Times Maga...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 1983) 4 (2 (11)): 132–145.
Published: 01 September 1983
... TV-network). Maria M., a medical assistant and now pregnant for the second time, wrestles with the question of how to integrate professional and family life. She is convinced that both are possible at the same time. The film deals at length with pregnancy, birth and child rearing . 1977...