Download PDF by Hilary Radner,Rebecca Stringer: Feminism at the Movies: Understanding Gender in Contemporary

By Hilary Radner,Rebecca Stringer

ISBN-10: 0415895871

ISBN-13: 9780415895873

ISBN-10: 041589588X

ISBN-13: 9780415895880

Feminism on the videos: knowing Gender in modern renowned Cinema examines the best way that modern movie displays today’s altering gender roles. The booklet deals a accomplished evaluation of the imperative matters in feminist movie feedback with analyses of over twenty well known modern motion pictures throughout quite a number genres, akin to chick flicks, teenager pix, hommecoms, horror, motion event, indie flicks, and ladies attorney movies. participants discover problems with femininity in addition to masculinity, reflecting at the interface of renowned cinema with gendered realities and feminist rules. themes comprise the gendered political economic climate of cinema, the feminine director as auteur, postfeminist fatherhood, client tradition, depictions ladies, transgender, sexuality, gendered violence, and the intersections of gender, race, and ethnic identities.

The quantity includes essays by means of following participants: Taunya Lovell Banks, Heather Brook, Mridula Nath Chakraborty, Michael DeAngelis, Barry Keith furnish, Kelly Kessler, Hannah Hamad, Christina Lane (with Nicole Richter), JaneMaree Maher, David Hansen-Miller (with Rosalind Gill), Gary Needham, Sarah Projansky, Hilary Radner, Rob Schaap, Yael D Sherman, Michele Shreiber, Janet Staiger, Peter Stapleton, Rebecca Stringer, Yvonne Tasker, and Ewa Ziarek.

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