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Gender meets genre in postwar cinemas 1 edition

Gender meets genre in postwar cinemas
Christine Gledhill

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Gender meets genre in postwar cinemas
edited by Christine Gledhill

Published 2012 by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction / Christine Gledhill
Refiguring genre and gender. The genius of genre and ingenuity of women / Jane Gaines
No fixed address: the women's picture from outrage to blue steel / Pam Cook
Circulating emotion: race, gender, and genre in Crash / E. Deidre Pribram
100% pure adrenaline: gender and generic surface in Point break / Luke Collins
Postfeminism and generic re-inventions. Troubling genre/reconstructing gender / E. Ann Kaplan
Bodies and genres in transition: girlfight and real women have curves / Yvonne Tasker
Private femininity, public femininity: tactical aesthetics in the costume film / Samiha Matin
Generic gleaning: Agnès Varda, documentary, and the art of salvage / Lucy Fischer
Gender aesthetics in "male" genres. It's a Mann's world? / Adam Segal
Up close and personal: faces and names in Casualties of war / Deborah Thomas
Gender hyperbole and the uncanny in the horror film: The shining / Katie Model
Genre and gender transnational. Emotion, subjectivity, and the limits of desire: melodrama and modernity in Bombay cinema, 1940s-50s / Ira Bhaskar
Woman, generic aesthetics, and the vernacular: Huangmei opera films from China to Hong Kong / Xiangyang Chen
Homoeroticism contained: gender and sexual translation in John Woo's Migration to Hollywood / Vicente Rodriguez Ortega
Generic "trans-ings": between genres, genders, and sexualities. Trash comes home: gender/genre subversion in the films of John Waters / Derek Kane-Meddock
Femme fatale or lesbian femme: bound in sexual différance / Chris Straayer
"The gay cowboy movie": queer masculinity on Brokeback Mountain / Steven Cohan.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
791.43/6522
Library of Congress
PN1995.9.S47 G46 2012

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25102230M
ISBN 13
9780252036613, 9780252078316
LC Control Number
2011046230

History

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