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Imps of the Perverse: Gay Monsters in Film


Free Shipping Included! Imps of the Perverse: Gay Monsters in Film by Praeger at Translate This Website. MPN: black & white illustrations. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. Hollywood movies often portray gay people as being in some sense monstrous. This volume focuses on several filmmakers who have used the trope of the homosexual as monster in a way that subverts traditional cinema. Their movies reveal that the monster can be powerful and attractive, thereby showing gay people a way to claim power from being thought of as outcasts and obviating the notion of fitting in. This study will appeal to film scholars and to those interested in the portrayal of


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Hollywood movies often portray gay people as being in some sense monstrous. This volume focuses on several filmmakers who have used the trope of the homosexual as monster in a way that subverts traditional cinema. Their movies reveal that the monster can be powerful and attractive, thereby showing gay people a way to claim power from being thought of as outcasts and obviating the notion of fitting in. This study will appeal to film scholars and to those interested in the portrayal of homosexuals in the media.

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Manufacturer:Praeger
Part Number:black & white illustrations
Publisher:Praeger
Studio:Praeger
MPN:black & white illustrations
EAN:9780275957612
Item Weight:0.95 pounds
Item Size:0.5 x 9.02 x 9.02 inches
Package Weight:0.95 pounds
Package Size:6.38 x 0.69 x 0.69 inches

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