Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 July 2018

256 Pages | 20 black and white

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474425261

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Genre, Authorship and Contemporary Women Filmmakers

Katarzyna Paszkiewicz

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Interrogates how women filmmakers participate in changing U.S. cinema cultures by tapping into the generic formulas of horror, the war movie, the Western, the costume biopic and the romantic comedy
  • Analyses both the different socio-cultural circumstances and the textual implications of women's involvement in generic productions
  • Prompts new avenues of inquiry on the complexity and diversity of women's impact on and participation in cinema

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