The Feminist Spectator in Action

The Feminist Spectator in Action

This is an essential read for budding critics and any avid spectator of the stage and screen.

Author: Jill Dolan

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 9781137032911

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 248

View: 909

Based on her award-winning blog, The Feminist Spectator, Jill Dolan presents a lively feminist perspective in reviews and essays on a variety of theatre productions, films and television series—from The Social Network and Homeland to Split Britches' Lost Lounge. Demonstrating the importance of critiquing mainstream culture through a feminist lens, Dolan also offers invaluable advice on how to develop feminist critical thinking and writing skills. This is an essential read for budding critics and any avid spectator of the stage and screen.
Categories: Performing Arts

The Feminist Spectator as Critic

The Feminist Spectator as Critic

Her story about going to see the fat lady at the circus in Mobile Home comments
on a feminist position vis-a-vis the gaze. ... observer who quotes the character
also allows meditation on the actions she has chosen to share with the spectator.

Author: Jill Dolan

Publisher: University of Michigan Press

ISBN: 9780472035199

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 168

View: 153

This groundbreaking work in gender and performance, with a new introduction and updated bibliography
Categories: Performing Arts

Beyond Binaries

Beyond Binaries

The Feminist Spectator in Action: Feminist Criticism for the Stage and Screen.
New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. Edelman, E. A., and L. Zimman. “Boycunts
and Bonus Holes: Trans Men's Bodies, Neoliberalism, and the Sexual
Productivity ...

Author: John C Lamothe

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781498593663

Category:

Page: 238

View: 518

This books examines representations and experiences of trans and nonbinary identities in a variety of contemporary cultural contexts including media, religion, sports, race, film, performance, and literature, highlighting both accomplishments and ongoing challenges for members of the LGTBQIA+ community.
Categories:

Susan Glaspell in Context

Susan Glaspell in Context

Rather , she emerges as a self - aware and critical conduit for character , action ,
and narrative . ... Reworking Jill Dolan ' s idea of the “ feminist spectator as critic ,
” we might ponder the feminist potential emerging from the notion of Glaspell the
 ...

Author: J. Ellen Gainor

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015054152585

Category: Drama

Page: 327

View: 200

DIVThe first in-depth examination of the theatrical achievements of this acclaimed playwright /div
Categories: Drama

The Spectator

The Spectator

By looking closely at academic and liberal historical work that Hilmes has done
previously feminism ' s understanding of ... Action Woman ! ' The Female Director
and Quality The next article in the issue , Melissa Williams ' s Television ” takes a
 ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105121697358

Category: Film criticism

Page:

View: 975

Categories: Film criticism

Shakespeare s Queer Children

Shakespeare s Queer Children

... of the feminist spectator ' s sympathy for a character whose actions she may not
wish to endorse . Lear is seen from the point of view of the women around him ,
and each voices her own perspective on the events which have made her family
 ...

Author: Kate Chedgzoy

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105018482617

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 229

View: 131

Shakespeare's Queer Children argues that Shakespeare is not the exclusive possession of any one social group or cultural formation, but has provided an enabling and empowering resource which has allowed other radical voices to be heard, often in the face of forces which would consign them to insignificance, marginalization or oppression.
Categories: Literary Criticism

The Jewish Spectator

The Jewish Spectator

Wallach is represented in this discussion as central to the feminist revolution in
Israeli literary culture . Kartun - Blum sees ... and the saint " is extolled as a
woman of action , a woman who successfully challenges the male world . ”
Wallach ' s ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105112743187

Category: Jews

Page:

View: 266

Categories: Jews

Feminist Theatre Groups

Feminist Theatre Groups

Author: Dinah Luise Leavitt

Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland

ISBN: UCSC:32106016595156

Category: Feminist theater

Page: 153

View: 769

Categories: Feminist theater

Action

Action

But inquiry by a social investigator is itself a human action , and as such , has an
inalienable ' subjective menaing ' which among other things include a point of
view , a perspective , a pro - attitude . Indeed , the ' spectator ' view of science
may ...

Author: Hiranmoy Banerjee

Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:B3899767

Category: Act (Philosophy)

Page: 104

View: 778

Categories: Act (Philosophy)

N Paradoxa

N  Paradoxa

The song is a recitation of unpleasures , spoken from the vantage point of a
disenchanted feminist spectator . ... female action and fantasies . for the director ,
actors and on - screen and off - screen spectators alike , so the song and the
riddle ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UCSD:31822030050132

Category: Feminism and art

Page:

View: 405

International feminist art journal.
Categories: Feminism and art

The Non violent Spectator as Critic

The Non violent Spectator as Critic

They perceive the violence as somehow inevitable and endemic because ,
among other things , they have internalized the Aristotelian model of action ,
which is arguably a model of events ( both artistic and real ) accepted uncritically
, even ...

Author: Melissa Friesen

Publisher:

ISBN: WISC:89091731448

Category:

Page: 211

View: 615

Categories:

Feminist Drama

Feminist Drama

Author: Janet Brown

Publisher: Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press

ISBN: UOM:39015002296898

Category: American drama

Page: 161

View: 192

Categories: American drama

The American Spectator

The American Spectator

The FACE statute pur ever motive , is already quite definitely a the patrons of
feminist rage . Last year ... Why did this need to be a fed- rights action ” under
VAWA , the plaintiff pen to be black , while Brzonkala is white ) . eral case ? How
was it ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UVA:X006067849

Category: American literature

Page:

View: 447

Categories: American literature

Schirmer Encyclopedia of Film Criticism Idelogy

Schirmer Encyclopedia of Film  Criticism   Idelogy

However , studies of stars and genres that seem to appeal to spectators across
gender lines have enabled critics to develop ... an allegory of the dilemma with
which action cinema confronts both the female spectator and the feminist director
.

Author: Barry Keith Grant

Publisher: Schirmer Books

ISBN: 0028657934

Category: Electronic books

Page: 4

View: 361

This reference source covers all aspects of the cinema, including film history, production, national cinemas, genre theory and criticism, and cultural contexts.
Categories: Electronic books

An Acting Chronicle of a Feminist Performer

An Acting Chronicle of a Feminist Performer

My body on stage is in a constant state of action . ... In The Feminist Spectator As
Critic Jill Dolan explains , " Canon - formation and deconstruction is an issue
currently debated in literary criticism as a result of the wider consideration of ...

Author: Darcey Engen

Publisher:

ISBN: WISC:89046621397

Category:

Page: 110

View: 728

Categories:

Camera Obscura

Camera Obscura

Film Theory and the Gendered Spectator : The Female or the Feminist Reader ?
... position of the female spectator both when viewing the “ masculine ” or “ action
” genres emphasized by Mulvey and when encountering the “ feminine ” genres ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105005471714

Category: Critical theory

Page:

View: 782

A journal of feminism and film theory.
Categories: Critical theory

Gender and Realism in Plays and Performances by Women

Gender and Realism in Plays and Performances by Women

Belsey suggests , for example , " Even feminists find themselves inadvertently
colluding . . . with the patriarchal values and assumptions in ... Similarly , the
reader of a classic - realist text , or the spectator of a classic - realist performance
, can be interpellated as a subject who ... It poses an apparently objective
viewpoint . . . the reader can assess the action and . . . meaning of the text , a
pose which makes ...

Author: Leslie Crawford Hurley

Publisher: Peter Lang Pub Incorporated

ISBN: UOM:39015058121149

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 116

View: 744

Gender and Realism in Plays and Performances by Women addresses gender issues and the «creating» of gender in contemporary theatre (1970s-1990s) by British and American women. This book's foci are the biological-essentialism vision of the gender category, Woman, as well as the deconstruction of gender as presented in plays and performance art by women. Artists discussed include Beth Henley, Sarah Daniels, Pam Gems, Jane Chambers, Peggy Shaw, and Holly Hughes.
Categories: Literary Criticism

Resources for Feminist Research

Resources for Feminist Research

In fact , the third - wave feminist spectator might not be convinced that
Desdemona's violence is such a negative quality , if by violence one reads
physically strong and capable of action ; consider the many female heroines in
popular culture ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105123422573

Category: Women

Page:

View: 828

Categories: Women

Journal of Dramatic Theory and Criticism

Journal of Dramatic Theory and Criticism

Chaos theory as applied to feminist theatre thus rejects both a linear as well as a
fragmented view of the universe . ... The structure of traditional Western drama ,
an ' imitation of an action , ' is linear , leading through conflict and tension to a
major climax and resolution . ... Jill Dolan , “ The Discourse of Feminisms : The
Spectator and Representation , ” The Feminist Spectator as Critic ( Ann Arbor : U
of ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: OSU:32435070370242

Category: Drama

Page:

View: 144

Categories: Drama

South African Theatre Journal

South African Theatre Journal

Dolan ' s The Feminist Spectator as Critic , Austin ' s Feminist Theories for
Dramatic Criticism , Gaines ' s Contested ... Interestingly , this training method
relocates the focus on action , rather than character , because " action is
genderless and ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: IND:30000070066018

Category: Performing arts

Page:

View: 610

Categories: Performing arts