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Directory : Film Studies :: Film and Gender


Ammar, Osama (2002) 'Outing the Narrative: The Positioning of Coming-Out as Cultural Practice by Narrative Cinema Through Narrative Disclosure, Representation of the Closet and Attitudes Towards Homophobia' [link added 01/05/2003]

Anon. (1997) 'Articles on Women in Cinema' (Queen's University Film Studies Student Papers) [link added 03/07/1997]

Bryson, Norman (1999) 'Todd Haynes's Poison and Queer Cinema' (Invisible Culture) [link added 05/04/2000]

Chandler, Daniel (1998) 'Notes on The Gaze' [link added 30/06/1998]

Oliver, Mary Beth (1998) 'The Impact of Sex and Gender Role Self-Perception on Affective Reactions to Different Types of Film' (Sex Roles) [link added 18/07/2001]

Quinn, Paul (2002) 'The Reconstruction of the American Nuclear Family in Hollywood Cinema of the 1950s' [link added 20/05/2002]

Richards, Kim (nd) Notes on Laura Mulvey's 'Visual Pleasure and Narrative Cinema' [link added 15/07/1998]

Rieser, Susanne E (nd) 'She Dances with Wolves' [link added 18/07/2001]

Saco, Diana (1994) 'The Piano and "the Female Gaze"' [link added 15/07/1998]

Skjerdal, Terje (1997) 'Laura Mulvey Against the Grain: A Critical Assessment of the Psychoanalytic Feminist Approach to Film' [link added 16/06/1998]

Smelik, Anneke (nd) 'Feminist Film Theory' [link added 18/07/2001]

Swanson, Gillian (1991) 'Building the Feminine: Feminist Film Theory and Female Spectatorship' [link added 16/06/1996]

Thorneycroft-Smith, Julian (2004) 'Coming Out in Film' [link added 17/01/2005]

Yarborough, Melanie (nd) 'Celluloid Closet Spotlights Gays in Cinema' [link added 13/04/2000]

Other Links

Woman/Cinema~Women/cinema (Printed newsletter; on-line extracts)

Recommended Reading

Cohan, Steven & Ina Rae Hark (1992) : Screening the Male. London: Routledge

Craig, Steve (1992) : Men, Masculinity and the Media. Newbury Park, CA: Sage.

Dines, Gail & Jean M Humez (Eds.) (1994) : Gender, Race and Class in Media. Newbury Park: Sage

Macdonald, Myra (1995) : Representing Women. London: Arnold

Russo, Vito (1987) : The Celluloid Closet: Homosexuality in the Movies. New York: Harper Collins.

Screen Editorial Collective (1992) : The Sexual Subject. London: Routledge

Tasker, Yvonne (1998) : Working Girls: Gender and Sexuality in Popular Cinema. London: Routledge