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In this semi-fictional piece, Anat Pick tells the story of her chance meeting with Maureen and In this semi-fictional piece, Anat Pick tells the story of her chance meeting with Maureen and the reflections it triggered on the shared vulnerability of institutionalized humans and animals in a society intent on keeping both out of sight and out of mind. Through an examination of the philosophical-theological writings of Simone Weil , The collection comprises key readings that highlight the centrality of The collection comprises key readings that highlight the centrality of first nature to the cinematic medium, and to the language and institution of film.
It offers a fresh and timely intervention into contemporary film theory through a focus on the nonhuman environment as a principal register in many filmic texts. The volume addresses aspects of nature, such as landscape, weather, animals, and forms of human habitation and conquest of space from Hollywood to non-Western cinemas, experimental and art-house, and the recent large-scale wildlife documentaries popular on both the big and the small screen. A number of the essays moreover consider the material relationship of the filmmaker to first nature through the practice and discourses surrounding filmmaking itself.
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Electricity and the Spectacle of Animality more. From ECT to electrical execution, electricity exudes ambivalent powers: This chapter traces the scorched intersections of discipline and punish that govern the This chapter traces the scorched intersections of discipline and punish that govern the treatment of delinquents and beasts: Topsy finds herself at the center of different derivations of electrical power that course through the bodies of animals and humans and confuse neat delineations of species.
The film gave rise to multiple afterlives — as YouTube videos, in fiction, historical journalism, and film theory. Literary and Cultural Studies Beyond the Human. Edinburgh University Press, , pp.
University of Chicago Press forthcoming in This chapter focuses on a number of traditional and new media formats promoting awareness of animal issues: Undercover footage is an important tool of animal advocacy but has recently come under attack in the US and elsewhere by so-called 'ag gag' laws like the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act. To purchase short term access, please sign in to your Oxford Academic account above. Don't already have an Oxford Academic account? Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford.
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