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Camera Obscura (2012) 27 (1 (79)): 127–155.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Kristen Hatch This essay explores the role that men played — as costars and fans — in Shirley Temple's film career, arguing that Temple's stardom stood at the juncture of two paradigms. It was built upon the fairly stable understanding that male child loving signified men's discipline and restraint...
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Camera Obscura (2009) 24 (3 (72)): 1–39.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Ara Osterweil In an era of motion picture history that forbade the representation of explicit adult sexuality and interracial romance, the appeal of Shirley Temple's innocent yet erotic persona was instrumentalized by the film industry as an important box office draw and powerful ideological weapon...
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Camera Obscura (2017) 32 (2 (95)): 165–173.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Bonnie Ruberg In this interview, Temple University assistant professor of media studies and production Adrienne Shaw discusses her work creating the LGBTQ Video Game Archive. Today, the dynamic interplay between queerness and video games provides scholars with an emerging area of exploration...
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Camera Obscura (1992) 10 (1 (28)): 292–293.
Published: 01 January 1992
... Copyright © 1992 by Indiana University Press 1992 Books Received Gender Politics and MTV: Voicing the Difference by Lisa A. Lewis. Temple University Press, 1992. $16.95. Sexuality and Space edited by Beatriz Colomina. Princeton Architectural Press, 1992. City Boys: Cagney...
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Camera Obscura (2012) 27 (3 (81)): 69–98.
Published: 01 December 2012
... and the Mismatched Voice • tions of her incestuous relationship with her father notwithstand- ing, Durbin’s lms, like Shirley Temple’s, often nd her without a strong maternal presence, but rarely suggest that she grasp that role herself. The one lm that brought her closest to motherhood...
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Camera Obscura (2003) 18 (3 (54)): 212–214.
Published: 01 December 2003
... 2003 Books Received Ascheid, Antje. Hitler’s Heroines: Stardom and Womanhood in Nazi Cinema. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2003. Bailey, David A., and Gilane Tawadros, eds. Veil: Veiling, Representation, and Contemporary Art. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2003. Baker...
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Camera Obscura (2023) 38 (1 (112)): 1–29.
Published: 01 May 2023
... promising male sexual availability frames Wendy as a hypocritical intruder (consider the Nixon mask, and her outrage at Nixon's criminality). Sandy is alone in the house, reinforcing the suggestion that Wendy's violation is again a defilement of the male body-as-temple. He and Wendy play with his broken G.I...
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Camera Obscura (2001) 16 (3 (48)): 197–227.
Published: 01 December 2001
... of the screen, Shirley Temple, who remade several Pickford vehicles. Temple’s stardom, which emerged virtually simultane- ously to Pickford’s retirement in 1933, raises equally interesting (and troubling) issues about the eroticization of childhood.43 Pickford’s stardom and its relation to sexuality...
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Camera Obscura (1996) 13 (2 (38)): 187.
Published: 01 May 1996
... Copyright © 1995 by Indiana University Press 1996 Contributors 187 Mary T. Conway is a Ph.D. student in the Department of English at Temple University. She is the author of "Spectatorship in Lesbian Porn: The 'Woman's Woman's' Film...
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Camera Obscura (2002) 17 (3 (51)): 1–29.
Published: 01 December 2002
... Never Exists There’: The Temporality of Decision in Godard’s Later Film and Video Essays,” in The Cinema Alone: Essays on the Work of Jean-Luc Godard, 1985–2000, ed. Michael Temple and James S. Williams (Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2000), 63. 5. As he puts it at one...
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Camera Obscura (2004) 19 (2 (56)): 170–171.
Published: 01 September 2004
...: Temple University Press, 2004. Journal of Scholarly Publishing. North York, ON: University of Toronto Press, October 2003. 170 Books Received • 171 Letters from God’s Country. Nell Shipman: Selected Correspondence and Writings, 1912–1970...
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Camera Obscura (2012) 27 (3 (81)): 181–183.
Published: 01 December 2012
... Discipline and Pleasure: Shirley Temple and the Spectacle of Child Loving. No 79: pp. 127 – 155 Colleen Jankovic with Nadia Awad Queer/Palestinian Cinema: A Critical Conversation on Palestinian Queer and Women’s Filmmaking. No. 80: pp. 135 – 143 Omar Kholeif Me and a Rifle (and an IDF...
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Camera Obscura (1990) 8 (1 (22)): 167–168.
Published: 01 January 1990
... Copyright © 1990 by The Johns Hopkins University Press 1990 Contributors 167 Jeanne Allen is Associate Professor of Communications at Temple University in Philadelphia. She is currently editing Volume 6 in the NEH-sponsored...
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Camera Obscura (2001) 15 (3 (45)): 266–268.
Published: 01 December 2001
.... Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press, 2000. Sedgewick, Eve Kosofsky, ed. Novel Gazing: Queer Readings in Fiction. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1997. Stamp, Shelley. Movie-Struck Girls: Women and Motion Picture Culture...
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Camera Obscura (1992) 10 (2 (29)): 247–248.
Published: 01 May 1992
.... Routledge, 1993. $16.95. Classical Hollywood Narrative: The Paradigm Wars edited by Jane Gaines. Duke University Press, 1992. All Talk: The Talkshow in Media Culture by Wayne Munson. Temple Uni- versity Press, 1993. $34.95. Sex and Russian Society edited by Igor Kon and James Riordan. Indiana...
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Camera Obscura (2020) 35 (3 (105)): 132–141.
Published: 01 December 2020
... Willis: I began some of this work at Temple University, in the library, on the floors reading the books in the open stacks. I would just open up Black Press newspapers and look for photog- raphers, for city directories that listed Black photographers, which Making Space: Deborah Willis and the Archive...
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Camera Obscura (1982) 3-4 (2-3-1 (8-9-10)): 124–130.
Published: 01 December 1982
... worker bent over by fatigue, or col- lapsed on a table at the cafe after the arrival of the police. Or, for example, the actor could have an argument with some bank officials. And this could be reflected in a sequence depicting the painting by El Greco of the merchants in the temple...
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Camera Obscura (1995) 12 (2 (35)): 223–225.
Published: 01 May 1995
... University Press, 1995. $17.95. Dangerous Knowledge: The JFK Assassination in Art and Film by Art Simon. Temple University Press, 1996. $18.95. Jack Hylton Presents by Pamela Logan. Indiana University Press, 1996. $21.95. An Actor's Revenge by Ian Breakwell. Indiana...
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Camera Obscura (2014) 29 (3 (87)): 149–183.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Li responds, “Tomorrow we must go to the Temple of Ting Hua and thank the Goddess of Television.” With these words, Mei Li makes explicit her reverence for television as a sacred realm. For her, the characters and worlds that flicker across the screen are not just fictional and mundane 168...
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Camera Obscura (1992) 10 (2 (29)): 4–17.
Published: 01 May 1992
..., but an experimental video distrib- uted through art and alternative media venues. Like a number of recent videos about sexuality and the politics of reproduction (Shari Frilot’s 1992 A Cosmic Demonstration of Sexuality, Kathy High’s 1993 Un- derexposed: Temple of the Fetus),Aline Mare’s 1991 S’Aline’s...