Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 July 2018

192 Pages | 30 black and white

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474434195

Bookseller Code (06)


Deconstruction, Feminism, Film

Sarah Dillon

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Includes a detailed critique of Derrida's thinking about gender, sexuality, film and the visual
  • An active work of film philosophy, performing its general philosophical work through singular close readings
  • Theorises and performs the possibilities of a deconstructive feminist film critical practice
  • Offers new feminist theories of key concerns of film studies including spectatorship, realism vs artifice, narrative, adaptation, auto/biography and the still
  • Places key deconstructive visual texts within their cinematic as well as philosophical contexts