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A Zoo of Lusts...a Harem of Fondled Hatreds: An Historical Interrogation of Sexual Violence Against Women in Film Deveryle James

A Zoo of Lusts...a Harem of Fondled Hatreds: An Historical Interrogation of Sexual Violence Against Women in Film

Deveryle James

Published May 14th 2014
ISBN : 9781443830775
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178 pages
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OC A Zoo of Lusts . . . A Harem of Fondled HatredOCO: An Historical Interrogation of Sexual Violence against Women in Film explores the pernicious nature of rape in films from the silent era to the 21st century. Film is an excellent medium throughMoreOC A Zoo of Lusts . . . A Harem of Fondled HatredOCO: An Historical Interrogation of Sexual Violence against Women in Film explores the pernicious nature of rape in films from the silent era to the 21st century. Film is an excellent medium through which to hold this discussion, because film, like the body, as Judith Butler, et al. suggest, is fluid and indeterminate, and it is often contemplated as a site for negotiation and resistance. This book addresses three major questions: (1) why does rape...