Making Things Perfectly Queer

Author: Alexander Doty
Publisher: U of Minnesota Press
ISBN: 0816622450
Size: 17.99 MB
Format: PDF
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Doty demonstrates how queer readings can be--and are--performed by examining star images like Jack Benny and Pee-wee Herman, women-centered sitcoms like Laverne and Shirley and Designing Women, film directors like George Cukor and Dorothy Arzner, and genres like the musical.

Flaming Classics

Author: Alexander Doty
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781134001439
Size: 14.59 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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This lively, opinionated, and playful look at the movies is a must-read for film buffs, and for anyone interested in gender, sexuality, and popular culture. One thing's for sure. After reading Flaming Classics you'll know you're definitely not in Kansas anymore.

Guilty Pleasures

Author: Pamela Robertson
Publisher: I.B.Tauris
ISBN: 1860640877
Size: 14.92 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Using detailed studies of stars such as Mae West, Joan Crawford and Madonna, Guilty Pleasures examines the tradition of feminist camp - a female form of aestheticism related to masquerade and rooted in burlesque, parallel but different to gay male camp.

Camp

Author: Fabio Cleto
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 0472067222
Size: 19.69 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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The complete guide to c& an anthology of the best writing on its history and current theory in cultural studies and lesbian and gay studies

Queer Images

Author: Benshoff
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 9780742568570
Size: 11.63 MB
Format: PDF
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'Queer Images' chronicles the representation of lesbian, gay, bisexual and queer sexualities over 100 years in American film. This book explores not only the ever-changing images of queer characters onscreen, but also the work of queer filmmakers and thecultural histories of queer audiences.