Reel to Real Race, Class and Sex at the Movies

ISBN-10: 0415964806
ISBN-13: 9780415964807
Edition: 2008
Authors: Bell Hooks
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List price: $26.95
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 9/11/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 5.00" wide x 7.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

Bell Hooks was born Gloria Watkins on September 25, 1952. She grew up in a small Southern community that gave her a sense of belonging as well as a sense of racial separation. She has degrees from Stanford University, the University of Wisconsin, and the University of California at Santa Cruz. She has served as a noted activist and social critic and has taught at numerous colleges. Hooks uses her great-grandmother's name to write under as a tribute to her ancestors. Hooks writes daring and controversial works that explore African-American female identities. In works such as Ain't I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism and Talking Back: Thinking Feminist, Thinking Black, she points out how feminism works for and against black women. Oppressed since slavery, black women must overcome the dual odds of race and gender discrimination to come to terms with equality and self-worth.

Introduction: Making Movie Magic
Good Girls Look the Other Way
Transgression and Transformation: Leaving Las Vegas
Exotica : Breaking Down to Break Through
Crooklyn : the Denial of Death
Cool Cynicism: Pulp Fiction
Mock Feminism: Waiting to Exhale
Kids: Transgressive Subject - Reactionary Film
Artistic Integrity: Race and Accountability
Neo-colonial Fantasies of Conquest: Hoop Dreams
Doing it for Daddy: Black Masculinity in the Mainstream
Thinking Through Class: Paying Attention to
The Attendant
Back to the Avant-Garde: the Progressive Vision
What's Passion Got to Do With It? - an interview with Marie France Alderman
The Cultural Mix: an interview with Wayne Wang
Confession - Filming Family: an interview with Camille Billops
A Guiding Light: an interview with Charles Burnett
Critical Contestations: a conversation with A.J. (Arthur Jaffa)
The Oppositional Gaze: Black Female Spectators
Is Paris Burning?
"Whose Pussy is This?"
A Feminist Comment
Index

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