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Gender, I-deology : essays on theory, fiction and film / edited by Chantal Cornut-Gentille D'Arcy and José Angel García Landa.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Atlanta: Rodopi, 1996]
Description:
465 pages ; 24 cm.
Series:
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents:
Part 1, Introduction: gender, I-deology and addictive representation: the film of familiarity / José Angel García Landa -- The female body: a resonant voice in the multicultural scene / Angeles de la Concha -- Fear, desire and masculinity / Joanne Neff van Aertselaer -- Women and religion: a brief survey / Carmen Olivares Rivera -- Kristeva's Desire in language: a feminist semiotic perspective on language and literature / Beatriz Penas Ibáñez -- Complexity/; controversy: some aspects of contemporary women's studies in America / Francisco Collado Rodríguez -- Formulating the aesthetics of African American women playwrights: the resonance of the black liberation and black theater movements / Olga Barrios -- The new historicism and its female discontents / Pilar Hidalgo -- Part 2, Fiction. "The death of a beautiful woman is, unquestionably, the most poetical topic in the world": poetic and parodic treatment of women in Poe's tales / Marita Nadal Blasco -- George Egerton's "Wedlock": unlocking closed doors, looking for a key of one's own / María Dolores Herrero -- Feminist utopian visions in the early 20th century U.S. / Ana Zamorano -- Misogyny in Flann O'Brien's The Third Policeman / Constanza del Río Alvaro -- Women and science fiction / Pamela Sargent -- The silent woman: silence as subversion in Angela Carter's The magic toyshop / Isabel Fraile -- A reading of Margaret Atwood's dystopia, The Handmaid's tale / Celia Florén -- Subversion of sexual identity in Jeanette Winterson's The Passion / Maria del Mar Asensio Aróstegui -- Winterson's Sexing the Cherry: rewriting "woman" through fantasy / Susana González Ábalos -- Jeanette Winterson's politics of uncertainty in Sexing the Cherry / Susana Onega Jaén -- Part 3, Film. Dietrich's androgyny and gendered spectatorship / Hilaria Loyo -- Woman's death and patriarchal closure in Fritz Lang's The Big Heat / María Dolore Romero -- The subordination of gender to race issues in the film musical South Pacific / Vickie Olsen -- The rear view: paranoia and homosocial desire in Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window / Juan A. Suárez Sánchez -- Who's afraid of the femme fatale in Breakfast at Tiffany's? Exposure and implications of a myth / Chantal Cornut-Gentille d'Arcy -- Female spectatorship in The Purple Rose of Cairo / Bárbara Arizti Martín -- Gender and genre conventions in When Harry Met Sally / Ramón Plo Alastrué -- Regulating desire: castration and fantasy in Blake Edwards' Switch / Celestino Deleyto -- Not Oedipus' sister: the redefinition of female rites of passage in the screen adaptation of Thomas Harris's The Silence of the Lambs / Sara Martín Alegre -- Gender images and patterns from novel to film / Thelma J. Shinn.
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ISBN:
  • 9051839693 (bound)
  • 9789051839692 (bound)
  • 9051839588 (paper)
  • 9789051839586 (paper)
OCLC:
36711953
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