It Looks At You: The Returned Gaze of Cinema

It Looks At You: The Returned Gaze of Cinema

by Wheeler Winston Dixon

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ISBN-13: 9780791423400
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 12/28/1994
Series: SUNY series in Postmodern Culture Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 238
Product dimensions: 5.95(w) x 8.99(h) x 0.56(d)

About the Author

Wheeler Winston Dixon is Chairperson of the Film Studies Program at University of Nebraska, Lincoln. He is the author of Re-Viewing British Cinema, 1900-1992: Essays and Interviews, also published by SUNY Press.

Table of Contents

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Chapter One
It Looks at You: The Returned Gaze of Cinema/Video Reception

Chapter Two
Surveillance in the Cinema: The Black Box

Chapter Three
The Trans/Gendered Gaze: The "I" of the Beholder

Chapter Four
The Politics of Desire: Spectacles of the Forbidden

Chapter Five
Dreams of the State: Control of the Spectatorial Body

Chapter Six
The Armed Response: The Screen's Gaze Returned, or the Gorgon's Mirror



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