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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 1988) 6 (2 (17)): 4–5.
Published: 01 May 1988
...Constance Penley; Sharon Willis Copyright © 1988 by The Johns Hopkins University Press 1988 Editorial: Male Trouble The title of this special issue is meant to suggest not so much a con- temporary “crisis” of manhood (men in trouble) but rather that the idea of masculinity itself is...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2005) 20 (1 (58)): 59–105.
Published: 01 May 2005
.... He is currently completing UnMaking Macho —a study of masculinities, race, and stardom in seventies American cinema—for the University of Minnesota Press. The prison bars close on middle-class lawyer Tobias Beecher in HBO’s Oz. Maximum Insecurity: Genre Trouble and Closet Erotics in and...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 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: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2016) 31 (1 (91)): 187–201.
Published: 01 May 2016
... the photographed person, or the motivation to initiate certain projects is troubling or even coercive. This article, written with the collaborative input of Ewald and Meiselas, focuses on our work's basis in the assumption that collaboration always already lies at the basis of the event of photography...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 2017) 32 (2 (95)): 175–183.
Published: 01 September 2017
... assumed heteronormativity of the characters in the script as well as by not limiting who can be cast as each character: a straight white man, for instance, can find himself playing a queer woman of color. Coffee troubles the idea of the gaze in the sense of being a transparent production wherein the...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 2018) 33 (3 (99)): 21–47.
Published: 01 December 2018
... cast their female heroines, when coupled with consideration for each director’s biographical experiences across shifting political systems, troubles the prevalent perception of neoliberal discourses as intrinsically linked to capitalist systems and thus as anathema to socialist ideologies. Both films...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 2018) 33 (3 (99)): 75–101.
Published: 01 December 2018
... of hostility toward people of color. In her memoir, Obama acknowledges that her professors and classmates disapproved of the film because it was not “realistic.” Her critics may have been troubled by her blending of different genres, or by the story’s ambiguous ending, or by the portrayal of German...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 2009) 24 (2 (71)): 1–41.
Published: 01 September 2009
... tracing and interrogating the theoretical history of the pretty and its exclusion, this article seeks to trouble the discursive field of aesthetics and politics in film theory. Camera Obscura 2009 Rosalind Galt is a senior lecturer in film studies at the University of Sussex. She is the author...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2011) 26 (1 (76)): 95–129.
Published: 01 May 2011
... histories of subjection through blindness—by governmental, military, and medical regimes—and to suggest that blindness can be mobilized to recover subjectivity. I trace how both “cultural” and medical diagnoses of ability and disability constitute the grounds for a troubling reiteration of power and...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 2014) 29 (3 (87)): 33–63.
Published: 01 December 2014
... politics into national news. This study highlights how television news made local protests meaningful for national audiences, how McCabe articulated private and public identities of motherhood that both troubled and exemplified television's boundaries between the private and public spheres, and how...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 2001) 16 (2 (47)): 230–231.
Published: 01 September 2001
... 2001 Books Received Dale, Alan. Comedy Is a Man in Trouble: Slapstick in American Movies. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2000. Darley, Andrew. Visual Digital Culture: Surface Play and Spectacle in New Media Genres. New York: Routledge, 2000. Elsaesser...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2013) 28 (1 (82)): 167–168.
Published: 01 May 2013
... University Press 167 168  •  Camera Obscura ers. He was a particular inspiration for us at Camera Obscura, serving as an advisory editor, making a major contribution to the dossier on Pee-­Wee’s Playhouse  in the “Male Trouble” special issue and sub- sequent book, and coediting our special...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 1989) 7 (2-3 (20-21)): 327–331.
Published: 01 December 1989
... understatement) the work by Nancy Chodorow, Julia Kristeva, Tania Modleski, Gaylyn Studlar and others on the pre-Oedipal mother as a site of female libidinal investment, like Kaja Silverman, I also am troubled by the disempowering implications that this concentration on the pre-Oedipal can...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 1991) 9 (1-2 (25-26)): 4–7.
Published: 01 September 1991
...) a Man,” and Alexander Doty’s “The Sissy Boy, the Fat Ladies, and the Dykes: Queerness and/as Gender in Pee-wee’s World offer explicit critical responses to Camera Obscura’s “Male Trouble” issue (no. 17) spe- cifically, and to recent feminist interest in the construction of mas...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 1980) 2 (3 (6)): 50–53.
Published: 01 December 1980
..., 1950. Translated as A Sea of Troubles. Harmondsworth: Pengum, 1969. Filmed version by Renk Clkment in 1958. Adaptation for theater by Genevikve Serreau. “Un barrage contre le Pacifique.” Lilvant-Scine The‘itre, no. 212 (January 1960), pp. 9-34. Le marin de Gibraltar. Paris...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 2007) 22 (2 (65)): 1–9.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Ark (“bitchy Isa- belle Huppert (“brainy Also, let’s not forget that the trio Il Divo supported La Streisand during her last concert tour. But divas (and most divos) really aren’t about categories —  they are about troubling and breaking out of their “proper” cul- turally assigned sex...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 May 2008) 23 (1 (67)): 178–183.
Published: 01 May 2008
... of a double-disc live album. Unlike Gar- land, whose life story of setbacks and survival provided an offstage intertext to her concert, Kiki’s (and, to a lesser extent, Herb’s) troubled biography was the text. The invention of Justin Bond and Kenny Mellman, Kiki (Bond, in drag...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 September 1977) 1 (2 (2)): 122–130.
Published: 01 September 1977
... usual sense ofthe word: they do not facilitate the unfolding of the film, on thecontrary, they impede it, trouble it. (Lafemme du Gange, p. 103. My translation.) 6-9. The looks. First the look offscreen ofa woman; then that oftwo men. The film of the voices...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 1989) 7 (2-3 (20-21)): 53–67.
Published: 01 December 1989
... Independent Filmmaking in Australia . Melbourne: Greenhouse Publications, 1987 . Blonski , Annette , and Freda Freiberg. “Double Trouble: Women's Films.” The Australian Screen . Melbourne: Penguin, 1989 . 191 –215. Brown , Mary Ellen , and Linda Barwick. “Soap Opera & Women's Culture...
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Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture, and Media Studies (1 December 1982) 3-4 (2-3-1 (8-9-10)): 124–130.
Published: 01 December 1982
... with the actor. It also seems that he is the more interested in the union girl. The local situation evolves as follows: the boss has finally fired the woman who was making trouble. The police were called out and the whole business was heated. But several weeks...