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Camera Obscura (2007) 22 (2 (65)): 39–71.
Published: 01 September 2007
...). Her essay “`We'll Always Be Bosom Buddies': Female Duets and the Queering of Broadway Musical Theatre” ( GLQ 12 [2006]) won the Association for Theatre in Higher Education's 2007 award for Best Essay in Theater Studies. Glinda (Kristin Chenoweth) and Elphaba (Idina Menzel) argue about the future...
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Camera Obscura (1988) 6 (3 (18)): 42–51.
Published: 01 September 1988
...Janet Bergstrom The Theater of Everyday Life: Ulrike Ottinger's China: The Arrs, Everyday Life Janet Bergstrom West Berlin has had a strong documentary filmmaking movement throughout the history of the New German Cinema, and women have played an important part in it by making...
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Camera Obscura (2008) 23 (1 (67)): 89–111.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Bradley Rogers This essay interrogates the popular ideology of integration in American musical theater, arguing that the “integration” of Oklahoma! was less the integration of music and narrative and more a related (and almost equally uneasy) attempt to minimize the eruptive force of female musical...
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Camera Obscura (1990) 8 (2 (23)): 8–41.
Published: 01 May 1990
...Mary Carbine Copyright © 1990 by The Johns Hopkins University Press 1990 “The Finest Outside the Loop”: Motion Picture Exhibition in Chicago’s Black Metropolis, 1905-1928 Mary Carbine In 1905 the first black-owned movie theater, Motts Pekin Temple, opened in the section...
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Camera Obscura (1990) 8 (2 (23)): 206.
Published: 01 May 1990
... 206 Contributors Robert C. Allen is a Professor of film and television at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. He has authored numerous articles and books on film, television and popular theater, including Speaking of Soap Operas (University of...
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Camera Obscura (1988) 6 (1 (16)): 203–225.
Published: 01 January 1988
... Da llas The Danny Thomas Show My Friend Irma Source Guide to TV Family Comedy, Drama and Serial Drama, 1946-1970 UCLA Film and Television Archive: Dan Einstein and Nina Leibman Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research: Randall Vogt Museum...
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Camera Obscura (1992) 10 (3 (30)): 138.
Published: 01 May 1992
... University of Georgia Press. Lesley Stern teaches in the School of Theatre and Film Studies at the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. She has published widely in the areas of film, theater and cultural studies, and is currently completing a book which circles round the cinema of...
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Camera Obscura (1980) 2 (3 (6)): 50–53.
Published: 01 December 1980
... Navire Night) or were written with various representationsin mind (such as India Song-texte-thkitre- film)and are therefore sometimes listed as theater, novels, or film sce- narios (such as De‘truire, dit-elle). In some cases, adaptations of novels or scenarios have been filmed by other...
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Camera Obscura (1988) 6 (1 (16)): 226–227.
Published: 01 January 1988
... since 1979 and has completed the Masters program in the Department of Theater, Film and Television at UCLA. He has written articles on television and film for Emmy Magazine, Magill's Survey of Cinema and other publications; has taught film studies courses at a Los Angeles...
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Camera Obscura (2007) 22 (2 (65)): 127–133.
Published: 01 September 2007
... 10.1215/02705346-2007-006  © 2007 by Camera Obscura Published by Duke University Press 127 128  •  Camera Obscura me, who would be a girl, as long as loving Judy was understood to express an identification with and not a desire for her, my loving theater and loving Judy could be narrativized...
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Camera Obscura (1992) 10 (3 (30)): 92–111.
Published: 01 May 1992
... late 1991, for in July of that year, Paul Reubens-“Pee-wee Herman” of television and movie fame-was arrested at a Sarasota, Florida, adult movie theater for allegedly masturbating in view of several undercover police officers, and the ensuing media coverage was widespread and intensive...
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Camera Obscura (1990) 8 (2 (23)): 90–107.
Published: 01 May 1990
..., at least by 1925, by the industry itself. It was in that year that the Motion Picture Producer and Distributors Association (M.P.P.D.A.) began its campaign for Saturday morning movies. On April 25, 1925 approximately 2700 children paid their dimes and entered the Eastman theater in...
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Camera Obscura (2007) 22 (2 (65)): 158–165.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Golden Age of French Cinema and Hollywood Diva: A Biography of Jeanette MacDonald . He is currently researching a book on contemporary French theater. Isabelle Huppert; or, The Gallic Valkyrie Who Bewitched Brooklyn Edward Baron Turk It is October 2005. I am seated in the eighth row of...
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Camera Obscura (1990) 8 (3 (24)): 195–203.
Published: 01 September 1990
... also a theater director and writer, is most fa- mous in Japan for his distinguished “tanka” poetry, which he began writing in his early twenties during a year-long stay in a hospital where he was being treated for a chronic kidney ailment. Very conscious of his own mortality, for the rest of...
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Camera Obscura (1990) 8 (2 (23)): 4–7.
Published: 01 May 1990
... discourses on the cin- ema in the‘black press. Attempting to move beyond those film histories that represent blacks primarily as victims of white racism, Carbine shows how black Chicagoans used the movie theater as a site for their own cultural practices and productions. She particularly demonstrates...
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Camera Obscura (1990) 8 (2 (23)): 42–69.
Published: 01 May 1990
... probably allowed for more spontaneity than most other contemporaneous forms of popular theater. For in- stance, unlike melodrama, which was also enormously popular in the decades following the Civil War, burlesque makes no attempt to bring all its parts together into a...
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Camera Obscura (1982) 3-4 (2-3-1 (8-9-10)): 244–245.
Published: 01 December 1982
... details concerning the Iconographic Collections of the Visual and Sound Ar- chives, which includes photographs, paintings, drawings and other graphic materials. The guide describes the film collections of the Wis- consin Center for Film and Theater Research, which are...
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Camera Obscura (2000) 15 (1 (43)): 192–193.
Published: 01 May 2000
.... The Theater and Cinema of Buster Keaton. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1999. Mavor, Carol. Becoming: The Photographs of Clementina, Viscountess Hawarden. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1999. 192 CO 43-6, 192-193 6...
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Camera Obscura (1990) 8 (2 (23)): 70–89.
Published: 01 May 1990
...- acterless men [emphasis added] The places of amusement referred to by this author include not only cabarets and dance halls but those urban sites where early cinema was exhibited-the cheap theater and the amusement park. To young women, newly arrived in the city and cast adrift from their...
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Camera Obscura (1988) 6 (1 (16)): 9–46.
Published: 01 January 1988
... discourses on television and the home-namely, the theatricalization and specular• ization of domestic space. These representations depicted the home as a theater, and they gave instructions for ways to arrange the home as a space of exhibition. In addition, these discourses...