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Camera Obscura (2012) 27 (2 (80)): 155–160.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Omar Kholeif In this piece I address the construction of male homosexuality in Eytan Fox's The Bubble (Israel, 2006) in contrast with its presentation in the artist Sharif Waked's short film, Chic Point (Palestine, 2003). Examining the tensions between Palestinian and Israeli masculinity...
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Camera Obscura (2021) 36 (2 (107)): 175–183.
Published: 01 September 2021
..., the art yet again for the myth, in a time ripe for myth, in the wake of the artist's passing. 2. See also Carolee Schneemann, “ Up To and Including Her Limits ,” in Imaging Her Erotics , 162–65. “ Up To and Including Her Limits was the direct result of Pollock's physicalized painting process. In Up...
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Camera Obscura (2023) 38 (2 (113)): 173–197.
Published: 01 September 2023
... denial of the Black subject, producing what Christina Sharpe terms the “wake” or the always unfolding legacy of slavery. 1 As I will argue, the wake is the history of affective denial that seeks to exert itself into the present. The wake links present and historical affects and affective economies...
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Camera Obscura (2023) 38 (1 (112)): 1–29.
Published: 01 May 2023
...) continue to be such live issues in the wake of the 2016 and 2020 US presidential elections that it is worth considering anew both what work the film ostensibly did at the time and how its politics resonate in the wake of Hillary Clinton's extraordinary vilification by right-wing media since the film's...
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Camera Obscura (2006) 21 (1 (61)): 105–145.
Published: 01 May 2006
... this alter- nation is played on the piano in the next sequence, synchronized with the images of clocks as the women are cross-cut waking up in the morning, the seesaw effect complements the ticktock flow of time. Through reiteration, the seesaw effect initiated by the run- ning river condenses...
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Camera Obscura (1996) 13 (1 (37)): 240.
Published: 01 January 1996
... Copyright © 1996 by Indiana University Press 1996 240 Books Received Movies about the Movies: Hollywood Reflected by Christopher Ames. Uni- versity Press of Kentucky, 1997. $27.95. Projecting the Past: Ancient Rome, Cinema and History by Maria Wake...
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Camera Obscura (2012) 27 (3 (81)): 181–183.
Published: 01 December 2012
... Soldier on My Back). No. 80: pp.161  – 163 Omar Kholeif Queering Palestine: Piercing Eytan Fox’s Imagined Bubble with Sharif Waked’s Chic Point. No. 80: pp. 155 – 163 Anne Kustritz Breeding Unity: Battlestar Galactica’s Biracial Reproductive Futurity. No. 81: pp. 1 – 37 Anne...
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Camera Obscura (2002) 17 (3 (51)): 149–179.
Published: 01 December 2002
... the child’s body sailing projectile-like toward the windshield, past Pieces of the Real in Dead Calm • 157 his mother’s whiplashed, thrown-back head. A woman screams as the scene goes black. Next we see Rae waking from a nightmare in the cabin of a boat. Apparently, she...
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Camera Obscura (2010) 25 (1 (73)): 1–27.
Published: 01 May 2010
... just to get him some rest, which at the end is still occurring in the middle of the day. If our subjection to these effects as viewers is never perfectly mimetic — indeed, both Shadow of a Doubt and Rear Window  draw the viewer’s obviously waking attention to the sleeping protagonists...
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Camera Obscura (1981) 3 (1 (7)): 42–65.
Published: 01 May 1981
..., waking thought) is a peculiarly typical example of what is understood by “bound energy”: I stress “energy” (= thought is energy) so as to make plain this sort of over- lapping-which you find everywhere in Freud’s text-between the 51 dimension offorre and that of signif;cation...
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Camera Obscura (2017) 32 (2 (95)): 63–87.
Published: 01 September 2017
... and Performance . However, she is principally known for her excellent teaching, for which she has won two national awards. © 2017 by Camera Obscura 2017 The Manchurian Candidate (1962) gender masculinity trauma hysteria weeping Figure 1. Marco wakes in fright in John Frankenheimer’s...
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Camera Obscura (1976) 1 (1 (1)): 104–126.
Published: 01 May 1976
... in the passage dedicated to examples of dream work. Freud examines the kinds of figuration that occur during analysis. After having shown how the treatment gets itself represented, Freud comes to unconscious. "If the unconscious, in so far as it belongs to waking thought, needs to be represented in dreams...
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Camera Obscura (2006) 21 (3 (63)): 167–170.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Marlon Brando, “Visual Pleasure” was to become a dura- ble contender in the feminist firmament, launching a thousand courses in cultural and women’s studies in its wake. I sometimes find myself wondering if it will take some- thing as draconian as the revocation of Roe v. Wade to incite...
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Camera Obscura (2007) 22 (2 (65)): 154–157.
Published: 01 September 2007
... with David Letterman, snowy white and wrapped in greens, and, with her eyes shining like ice cubes, the star self-destructed and fell into a dark hole of shame. She was an amazingly bad interviewee. In the wake of a non – job-producing, post-MLA, postcampus visit roller- coaster ride, I could not have...
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Camera Obscura (2008) 23 (1 (67)): 160–164.
Published: 01 May 2008
... a revealingly anxious defense in the wake of second-wave feminism. That’s not to say that your version of American feminism Camera Obscura 67, Volume 23, Number 1 doi 10.1215/02705346-2007-028  © 2008 by Camera Obscura Published by Duke University Press 160...
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Camera Obscura (1989) 7 (2-3 (20-21)): 300–304.
Published: 01 December 1989
... largely from the view articulated by Laura Mulvey in “Visual Pleasure and Narrative Cinema” (1975). Lacanian and Freudian approaches in the wake of Mulvey seemed all too frequently to be caught up in explanations of female spectatorship that seemed narrowly conceived and committed...
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Camera Obscura (1989) 7 (2-3 (20-21)): 373–377.
Published: 01 December 1989
.... Routledge, 1989. $16.95. The Thinking Muse: Feminism and Modern French Philosophy edited by Jeffner Allen and Iris Marion Young. Indiana University Press, 1989. $11.95. Realism and Tinsel: Cinema and Society in Britain 1939-48 by Robert Mur- phy. Routledge, 1989. $49.95. In Modernity’s Wake...
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Camera Obscura (2009) 24 (2 (71)): 161–183.
Published: 01 September 2009
... in a bloody fenced area, and, as with the end to Silent Hill 2, there is no way out. The gate locks behind the pro- tagonist, trapping him in a confined space with several snuffling monsters that inevitably eviscerate the hero even before his story has begun — upon which Harry wakes in the booth...
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Camera Obscura (2009) 24 (1 (70)): 109–133.
Published: 01 May 2009
... for biometric technologies in the wake of the 9/11 disaster. Technologies of identification have become much more visually and socially legitimated as fears about terror — of the possibility of crimes committed on Ameri- can soil — have escalated.6 New and more rigid policies regarding immigration, US...
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Camera Obscura (2015) 30 (2 (89)): 89–123.
Published: 01 September 2015
... masculinity by battling through an airborne world and leaving countless bodies in her or his wake. When Booker arrives in Columbia, the player’s sense of a seemingly normal in-­game experience (already affirmed by the white male avatar and the promise of violence) is further supported...