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Academic Year 2005/2006
Junior Colloquium: Queer Hollywood
AMST 202 SP
This course will examine Hollywood's treatment of queer subjects. We will use feminist film theory, recent queer theory, and film history to discuss the state of queer Hollywood to the present
Celluloid Closet; Hollywood Babylon; Outlooks, various critical and theoretical essays. Films: include Children's Hour, Suddenly Last Summer, Midnight Cowboy, My Own Private Idaho, Philadelphia, Boys Don't Cry; The
Brandon Teena Story; Monster, and
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
Six short papers and a final 8-10 page paper.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
Film viewings are mandatory.
Gen Ed Area Dept:
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- Instructor(s): Vincent,John Emil
- Times: ...WR.. 07:00PM-09:50PM; Location: FISK305;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 15)
- SR. major: 0 Jr. major: 15
- SR. non-major: 0 Jr. non-major: 0 SO: 0 FR: 0
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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