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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 1992) 10 (2 (29)): 57–90.
Published: 01 May 1992
...Ella Shohat Copyright © 1992 by Indiana University Press 1992 “Lasers for Ladies”: Endo Discourse and the Inscriptions of Science Ella Shohat Feminist theory has produced an impressive corpus of texts on the imaging of the female body in the arts, photography, cinema, and...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 January 1996) 13 (1 (37)): 124–154.
Published: 01 January 1996
...John Michael Copyright © 1996 by Indiana University Press 1996 Science Friction and Cultural Studies: Intellectuals, Interdisciplinarity, and the Profession of Truth John Michael Albert Einstein Meets the Nutty Professor The recent "science wars" between...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2002) 17 (1 (49)): 73–105.
Published: 01 May 2002
... and is in the postproduction stages of a feature-length documentary, Talk Back Bosnia: A Dialogue on Nation Building . Loie Fuller in The Serpentine Dance. Courtesy New York Public Library Women in Motion: Loie Fuller and the “Interpenetration” of Art and Science Elizabeth Coffman...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 2002) 17 (2 (50)): 109–153.
Published: 01 September 2002
... represent them in film and visual media) and an essay on body transformation in early cinema. An alien spaceship hovers over New York City in Independence Day (dir. Roland Emmerich, US, 1996). Spectacles of History: Race Relations, Melodrama, and the Science Fiction/Disaster Film Despina...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2009) 24 (1 (70)): 135–175.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Thomas Foster This essay analyzes a postcyberpunk science fiction story by Ted Chiang, an Asian American writer. The story speculates on the technological manipulation of visual perception through the direct modification of visual processing structures in the human brain. It focuses on the...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 2017) 32 (2 (95)): 165–173.
Published: 01 September 2017
... methodologies of queer game studies are also developing and expanding into new territories. Bringing together close reading, reception studies, and the quantitative tools of social science, Shaw has created the first scholarly database of queer content in video games. With the help of research assistants, Shaw...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2018) 33 (1 (97)): 113–137.
Published: 01 May 2018
...China Medel This article examines the role of image culture in producing collective memory and opportunities for transnational solidarity in Alex Rivera’s science fiction film about the US-Mexico borderlands, Sleep Dealer (US/Mexico, 2008). The article shows that the film offers two contrasting...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2009) 24 (1 (70)): 109–133.
Published: 01 May 2009
... neutral new media technologies. Technophilic television programs like 24 , which create pleasure out of paranoia and dramas out of identification, employ digital special effects sequences like FRSs to demonstrate the power of both cinema and science to reveal hidden identities. These identities are often...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 2012) 27 (3 (81)): 1–37.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Anne Kustritz While Battlestar Galactica reinvigorated the science fiction genre by representing contemporary political problems in a complex, often radical fashion, the series also makes visible a new articulation of eugenic thinking. Postmodern eugenics repurposes turn-of-the-twentieth-century...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 1992) 10 (3 (30)): 141–143.
Published: 01 May 1992
..., Inscribing Science.” NO. 28; pp. 5-18. Introduction for special issue, “Imaging Technologies, Inscribing Science 2.” NO. 29; pp. 5-17. Colwell, Stacie The End ofthe Road: Gender, the Dissemination of Knowledge, and the American Campaign Against Venereal Disease during World War...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 1992) 10 (3 (30)): 139–140.
Published: 01 May 1992
.... $16.95. Androids, Humanoids, and Other Science Fiction Monsters: Science and Soul in Science Fiction Films by Per Schelde. New York University Press, 1993. Cinema and Spectatorship by Judith Mayne. Routledge, 1993. $16.95. History of the American Cinema, Volume 5...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 January 1992) 10 (1 (28)): 290–291.
Published: 01 January 1992
... camcorder technology on the imaging of this crisis. Her article, “The Pleasure and Power of Seeing Science: Knowing AIDS Through the Televised Science Documentary” is forthcoming in Women, Psychology and AIDS, ed. Corinne Squire (London: Sage Press, 1992). Katie King is an Assistant Professor...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 1992) 10 (2 (29)): 244–246.
Published: 01 May 1992
... Assistant Professor of English and Visual and Cultural Studies at the University of Rochester. Her work on science and visual repre- sentation has appeared in Incorporations (Zone, vol. 6, MIT, 1992), Repre- sentations, and Cinematograph. She is the author of Physiological Modernity: Scientific...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 1977) 1 (2 (2)): 146.
Published: 01 September 1977
... through Camera Obscura. Thierry Kuntzelis an artist, art critic and filmmaker and is affiliated with the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Institut de I' Audiovisuel in Paris, where he also teaches at the Centre Universitaire Arnericain du Cinema. MaryJo...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 1986) 5 (3 (15)): 3–5.
Published: 01 December 1986
... © 1986 by Camera Obscura 1986 Editorial This issue brings together articles that address the various ways in which conventional notions of sexual difference are displaced or re- formulated in and by science fiction film. The science fiction genre has traditionally been...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 January 1992) 10 (1 (28)): 4–19.
Published: 01 January 1992
... resurgence of tuberculosis, and the breakdown of the global ecosystem-have provoked a new wave of activism toward institutionalized science and medicine. We cannot understand or confront these crises without also understanding and confronting the technologies with which Western science and...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 1997) 14 (1-2 (40-41)): 275–276.
Published: 01 May 1997
... specialty in film and television studies and science fiction. The article published in this volume is part of a book she is writing on The Learned Man’s Android, about the myth of the historical male scientist and his illicit reproductions. Higley (as “Caves”) writes fiction, and is best known...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 2000) 15 (2 (44)): 202–204.
Published: 01 September 2000
... Books Received • 203 Kuhn, Annette, ed. Alien Zone II: The Spaces of Science Fiction Cinema. London: Verso, 1999. Lane, Christina. Feminist Hollywood: From Born in Flames to Point Break. Detroit, MI: Wayne State University...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 1986) 5 (3 (15)): 174–175.
Published: 01 December 1986
... and is current president of the Society for Cinema Studies. Her books include: An Introduction to Film and The Limits of Infinity: The American Science Fiction Film, 1950-75 (enlarged and re- printed as Screening Space: The American...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 January 1992) 10 (1 (28)): 100–133.
Published: 01 January 1992
... experience of the past year, I would have to answer ‘‘no.” As soon as I introduced my informants to the topic of my research, French and American medical perspectives on AIDS, the dispute would be mentioned. It is now used by clinicians and researchers as a reference for how science should or...