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Forthcoming Gender & Cinema Books

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  1. The Women Who Knew Too Much

    Hitchcock and Feminist Theory, 3rd Edition

    By Tania Modleski

    Originally published in 1988, The Women Who Knew Too Much remains a classic work in film theory and feminist criticism. The book consists of a theoretical introduction and analyses of seven important films by Alfred Hitchcock, each of which provides a basis for an analysis of the female spectator...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Diversity and Design

    Understanding Hidden Consequences

    Edited by Beth Tauke, Korydon Smith, Charles Davis

    Diversity and Design explores how design - whether of products, buildings, landscapes, cities, media, or systems - affects diverse members of society. Fifteen case studies in television, marketing, product design, architecture, film, video games, and more, illustrate the profound, though often...

    To Be Published October 12th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Queer Representation, Visibility, and Race in American Film and Television

    Screening the Closet

    By Melanie Kohnen

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    This book traces the uneven history of queer media visibility through crucial turning points including the Hollywood Production Code era, the AIDS crisis of the 1980s, the so-called explosion of gay visibility on television during the1990s, and the re-imagination of queer representations on TV...

    To Be Published November 17th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Gesture and Film

    Signalling New Critical Perspectives

    Edited by Nicholas Chare, Liz Watkins

    Gesture has held a crucial role in cinema since its inception. In the absence of spoken words, early cinema frequently exploited the communicative potential of the gestures of actors. As this book demonstrates, gesture has continued to assume immense importance in film to the present day. This...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Cinema in Muslim Societies

    Edited by Ali Nobil Ahmad

    This book collates a comprehensive range of fascinating essays by leading authors on film from across the Muslim world. Responding to political and theoretical misconceptions about Islam and Muslim culture, it covers North African, Arab and Asian cinemas in a rich series of industry histories,...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Chinese Cinemas

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Felicia Chan, Andy Willis

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  7. Women and Resistance in Contemporary Bengali Cinema

    A Freedom Incomplete

    By Srimati Mukherjee

    This book examines the work of three directors from West Bengal - Rituparno Ghosh, Buddhadeb Dasgupta, and Goutam Ghose – to address the juxtaposition of tradition and culture regarding women in Bengali cinema. The book argues that the films of these directors often reveal an antithesis between the...

    To Be Published January 31st 2016 by Routledge

  8. Film Theories and Philosophies of Colour

    The Residual Image

    By Elizabeth Watkins

    Series: Routledge Advances in Film Studies

    Drawing together theoretical and philosophical debates about the nature of colour, this book examines the significance of colour for film theories of subjectivity and sexual difference. While existing studies on colour and film have focussed on its histories, technologies and aesthetics, an...

    To Be Published June 1st 2016 by Routledge

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