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Camera Obscura (1991) 9 (1-2 (25-26)): 101–124.
Published: 01 September 1991
...Thomas DiPiero Copyright © 1991 by The Johns Hopkins University Press 1991 Responses to “Male Trouble” The Patriarch is Not (Just) a Man Thomas DiPiero I have always been curious-and, I must admit, a little bit anxious- to read about men’s desires. Curious, because there is...
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Camera Obscura (2013) 28 (3 (84)): 159–167.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Theresa L. Geller In this article, I revisit Robin Wood's 1978 article “Responsibilities of a Gay Film Critic,” which is as relevant today as it was at the time of its publication. My aim is to pay tribute to Wood's seminal, deeply personal essay and also to reconsider its claims in terms of the...
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Camera Obscura (2016) 31 (3 (93)): 133–139.
Published: 01 December 2016
... scholars, learners, artists, archivists, and activists focused on feminist research on technology. FemTechNet was founded in 2012 in response to what the initial collective felt was a misguided enthusiasm on college campuses for MOOCs (massive open online courses) that appeared to be undermining principles...
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Camera Obscura (2018) 33 (1 (97)): 139–169.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Nguyen Tan Hoang The essay examines a tropical manifestation of camp deployed by queer independent filmmakers in Thailand in response to virulent censorship measures. Through close analysis of performances and films produced between 2000 and 2010 by Michael Shaowanasai and Tanwarin Sukkhapisit, the...
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Camera Obscura (2016) 31 (2 (92)): 175–185.
Published: 01 September 2016
... conversation with theorists who challenge what it means to see and be visible. The first site of opacity, engaging Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick's examination of paranoid and reparative reading, asks about the limits of paranoid thinking as a response to the contemporary surveillance situation. The second site of...
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Camera Obscura (2016) 31 (3 (93)): 1–2.
Published: 01 December 2016
... cooperative action proliferated. In the last ten to fifteen years, a growing constellation of collectives, many international, has emerged in response to new social, economic, and technological conditions. This issue explores the potentials and challenges of collectivity through pieces—both full-length...
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Camera Obscura (2017) 32 (2 (95)): 1–27.
Published: 01 September 2017
... mother's identity, Kent uses horror conventions to provide an unexpected critique of the burdens of maternal responsibility. What is more, she deploys these conventions to reimagine reassurance as a discourse that can powerfully generate, rather than dissipate, fear and horror and thus reconfigure the...
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Camera Obscura (2017) 32 (2 (95)): 63–87.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Joy McEntee Charles S. Young and Susan L. Carruthers describe John Frankenheimer's The Manchurian Candidate (US, 1962) as a prisoner-of-war film. This article argues that, as such, it stages the responses of its male protagonists to trauma. Focusing on weeping, the article examines the...
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Camera Obscura (2008) 23 (1 (67)): 11–45.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Shane Vogel This essay examines Lena Horne's reputation in the first half of her career as a reserved, refined, and affectively distant diva. Approaching her performance of aloofness—communicated and enacted both on film and in live cabaret shows—as an acute response to the interracial intimacy...
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Camera Obscura (2008) 23 (1 (67)): 47–67.
Published: 01 May 2008
... social responsibilities obligate him to behave as he does. As a result, Crowe's pathological acting out now signals a greater authenticity, as well as his dedication to improving the quality of his work and his life. Camera Obscura 2008 Michael DeAngelis is an associate professor at DePaul...
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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 (1 (91)): 1–2.
Published: 01 May 2016
... cooperative action proliferated. In the last ten to fifteen years, a new constellation of collectives, many international, has emerged in response to new social, economic, and technological conditions. This issue explores the potentials and challenges of collectivity through pieces—both full-length analyses...
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Camera Obscura (2011) 26 (1 (76)): 39–63.
Published: 01 May 2011
... on psychoanalytic theory, this article also constitutes a preliminary response to Jacques Derrida's Archive Fever and its question about the future of the archive. If the archive (both of cinema and of psychoanalysis) still privileges the lineage that runs from Oedipus to Freud, here I turn to the...
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Camera Obscura (2012) 27 (1 (79)): 97–125.
Published: 01 May 2012
..., Purity challenged the board's efforts to minimize the appearance of the unclothed body on-screen, which it had recently pledged to allow under only the most “extraordinary” circumstances, in response to criticism of previous policies as inconsistently enforced. To censor the film might diminish its...
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Camera Obscura (2012) 27 (2 (80)): 93–133.
Published: 01 September 2012
... to assume responsibility for their deeds. Analyzing the characteristics of perpetrator trauma defined as crises (of evidence, disclosure, gender, audience, narrativization) finally leads to a preliminary reflection on the possible relevance of this model for analyzing related new-war films in twenty...
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Camera Obscura (2012) 27 (2 (80)): 145–153.
Published: 01 September 2012
... fabrications that are resorted to by those groups convinced that queers should side uncritically with Israel on all issues, simply because of Israel's recent pro-gay stances on various issues. The central portion of “Pinkface” presents Greyson's response to the op-eds and full-page ads of noted Canadian...
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Camera Obscura (2014) 29 (2 (86)): 35–57.
Published: 01 September 2014
... relationships. Specifically, I consider two facets of the series. One is its appropriation of controversial issues in popular discourse. The second is the public response to Dwelling Narrowness , ranging from netizens' and public authorities' reactions to the controversial issues it depicted to Chinese scholars...
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Camera Obscura (2019) 34 (3): 63–95.
Published: 01 December 2019
... writers’ engagement of psychoanalysis focuses on issues of history, memory, and the response of spectators to historically specific situations. Their theory further suggests that in addition to surrogate fantasy fulfillment, film—in its recurring representation of trauma—might aid in mastering shared...
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Camera Obscura (2018) 33 (2 (98)): 105–137.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Paul Flaig This essay offers a feminist critique and correction of media archaeology. Media archaeology has developed over the last two decades as a historiographic response to increasingly advanced contemporary media technologies and, with them, changing accounts and archives of earlier analog...
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Camera Obscura (2018) 33 (2 (98)): 1–39.
Published: 01 September 2018
... drive. In response to Potter’s coupling of cosmopolitanism and love, this article puts their idealizations in critical dialogue, mapping their respective productions of desirable and undesirable subjects. The article returns to this film in the current context of intensifying violence motivated by a...