The Uses of Phobia: Essays on Literature and Film (2020)

The Uses of Phobia: Essays on Literature and Film David Trotter The Uses of Phobia Essays on Literature and Film The essays brought together in this book understand phobia not as a pathology but as a versatile moral political and aesthetic resource and one with a history They demonstrate that enquiry into str
  • Title: The Uses of Phobia: Essays on Literature and Film
  • Author: David Trotter
  • ISBN: 9781444333848
  • Page: 479
  • Format: Paperback
The Uses of Phobia: Essays on Literature and Film David Trotter The essays brought together in this book understand phobia not as a pathology, but as a versatile moral, political, and aesthetic resource and one with a history They demonstrate that enquiry into strong feelings of aversion has enabled writers and film makers to say and show things they could not otherwise have said or shown and in this way to get profoundly and provoThe essays brought together in this book understand phobia not as a pathology, but as a versatile moral, political, and aesthetic resource and one with a history They demonstrate that enquiry into strong feelings of aversion has enabled writers and film makers to say and show things they could not otherwise have said or shown and in this way to get profoundly and provocatively to grips with the modern condition.Makes extensive reference to original readings of a wide range of literary texts and films, from the 1850s to the present Places a strong emphasis on the value phobia has held, in particular, for women activists, writers, and film makers Discusses a range of writers and film makers from Dickens, Thackeray, and George Eliot through Hardy, Joyce, Ford and Woolf from Jean Renoir through Hitchcock and Truffaut to Margarethe von Trotta and Pedro Almodovar Intervention in key debates in cultural theory and cultural history
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