Violent Women in Contemporary Cinema

Janice Loreck

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Violent women in cinema pose an exciting challenge to spectators, overturning ideas of 'typical' feminine subjectivity. This book explores the representation of homicidal women in contemporary art and independent cinema. Examining narrative, style and spectatorship, Loreck investigates the power of art cinema to depict transgressive femininity
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationNew York NY USA
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages179
ISBN (Electronic)9781137525086
ISBN (Print)9781349707072
Publication statusPublished - 2016

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