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From mouse to mermaid: the politics of film, gender, and culture

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The compilation of voices in From Mouse to Mermaid creates a persuasive cultural critique of Disney's ideology. Addressing children's classics as well as the Disney affiliates' more recent attempts to capture adult audiences, the contributors respond to the Disney film legacy from feminist, marxist, poststructuralist, and cultural studies perspectives. Giroux, Robert Haas, Lynda Haas, Susan Jeffords, N. I read some of these essays for a class, and they were excellent. From Mouse to Mermaid, an interdisciplinary collection of original essays, is the first comprehensive, critical treatment of Disney cinema. The contributors treat a range of topics at issue in contemporary cultural studies: the performance of gender, race, and class; the engendered images of science, nature, technology, family, and business. Addressing children's classics as well as the Disney affiliates' more recent attempts to capture adult audiences, the contributors respond to the Disney film legacy from feminist, marxist, poststructuralist, and cultural studies perspectives.

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From Mouse to Mermaid

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Soyini Madison, Susan Miller, Patrick Murphy, David Payne, Greg Rode, Laura Sells, and Jack Zipes. Soyini Madison, Susan Miller, Patrick Murphy, David Payne, Greg Rode, Laura Sells, and Jack Zipes. Addressing children's classics as well as the Disney affiliates' more recent attempts to capture adult audiences, the contributors respond to the Disney film legacy from feminist, marxist, poststructuralist, and cultural studies perspectives. The contributors treat a range of topics at issue in contemporary cultural studies: the performance of gender, race, and class; the engendered images of science, nature, technology, family, and business. From Mouse to Mermaid, an interdisciplinary collection of original essays, is the first comprehensive, critical treatment of Disney cinema.

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From Mouse to Mermaid: The Politics of Film, Gender, and Culture by Elizabeth Bell

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Addressing children's classics as well as the Disney affiliates' more recent attempts to capture adult audiences, the contributors respond to the Disney film legacy from feminist, marxist, poststructuralist, and cultural studies perspectives. Addressing children's classics as well as the Disney affiliates' more recent attempts to capture adult audiences, the contributors respond to the Disney film legacy from feminist, marxist, poststructuralist, and cultural studies perspectives. Addressing children's classics as well as the Disney affiliates' more recent attempts to capture adult audiences, the contributors respond to the Disney film legacy from feminist, marxist, poststructuralist, and cultural studies perspectives. The contributors treat a range of topics at issue in contemporary cultural studies: the performance of gender, race, and class; the engendered images of science, nature, technology, family, and business. The compilation of voices in From Mouse to Mermaid creates a persuasive cultural critique of Disney's ideology.

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From Mouse to Mermaid

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The introduction establishes key ideas about the value of the critical study of popular culture in depth and emphasizes the power Disney holds. The volume contemplates Disney's duality as an American icon and as an industry of cultural production, created in and through fifty years of filmmaking. The contributors treat a range of topics at issue in contemporary cultural studies: the performance of gender, race, and class; the engendered images of science, nature, technology, family, and business. No matter how much we love it, how much it tugs on our heartstrings or revives our nostalgia, we must always be aware of the ways in which it influences our thoughts, attitudes, and desires in the world. As for the other chapters, whilst some contained ideas I haven't heard of before, I suffered through a lot of it due to inaccurate detailing, and the fact that it was apparant the author had not actually watched the film in question recently - some of the arguments presented could easily be contradicted when you realised that what they are describing did not actually happen. The compilation of voices in From Mouse to Mermaid creates a persuasive cultural critique of Disney's ideology. The contributors treat a range of topics at issue in contemporary cultural studies: the performance of gender, race, and class; the engendered images of science, nature, technology, family, and business.

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From mouse to mermaid: the politics of film, gender, and culture

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The contributors are Bryan Attebery, Elizabeth Bell, Claudia Card, Chris Cuomo, Ramona Fernandez, Henry A. Giroux, Robert Haas, Lynda Haas, Susan Jeffords, N. As with most books compiled of writing from different authors, I found them to be of variable interest and readability. From Mouse to Mermaid, an interdisciplinary collection of original essays, is the first comprehensive, critical treatment of Disney cinema. Some interesting essays on Disney films including several live-action movies distributed by Disney, such as Pretty Woman. As with most books compiled of writing from different authors, I found them to be of variable interest and readability. .

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From Mouse to Mermaid

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Soyini Madison, Susan Miller, Patrick Murphy, David Payne, Greg Rode, Laura Sells, and Jack Zipes. Giroux, Robert Haas, Lynda Haas, Susan Jeffords, N. This text includes an excellent selection of semiotic and cultural studies analyses of Disney movies, including feminist analyses. Typically, only the book itself is included. The volume contemplates Disney's duality as an American icon and as an industry of cultural production, created in and through fifty years of filmmaking. The contributors are Bryan Attebery, Elizabeth Bell, Claudia Card, Chris Cuomo, Ramona Fernandez, Henry A.

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From Mouse to Mermaid by ELIZABETH BELL (ebook)

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Having read a lot of works by Zipes since, I think this is perhaps the best of his work. Supplemental Materials What is included with this book? Responsibility: Elizabeth Bell, Lynda Haas, Laura Sells, editors. The contributors are Bryan Attebery, Elizabeth Bell, Claudia Card, Chris Cuomo, Ramona Fernandez, Henry A. The volume contemplates DisneyÕs duality as an American icon and as an industry of cultural production, created in and through fifty years of filmmaking. Soyini Madison, Susan Miller, Patrick Murphy, David Payne, Greg Rode, Laura Sells, and Jack Zipes. Table of Contents Acknowledgments xi Introduction Walt's in the Movies 1 20 Elizabeth Bell Lynda Haas Laura Sells I.

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From mouse to mermaid: the politics of film, gender, and culture

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From Mouse to Mermaid, an interdisciplinary collection of original essays, is the first comprehensive, critical treatment of Disney cinema. Giroux, Robert Haas, Lynda Haas, Susan Jeffords, N. Knocked down a star for a few utterly ridiculous essays--when an essay states as a fact that the interaction between Gepetto's cat and fish is an in Some interesting essays on Disney films including several live-action movies distributed by Disney, such as Pretty Woman. The volume contemplates Disney's duality as an American icon and as an industry of cultural production, created in and through fifty years of filmmaking. The contributors are Bryan Attebery, Elizabeth Bell, Claudia Card, Chris Cuomo, Ramona Fernandez, Henry A.

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From Mouse to Mermaid by ELIZABETH BELL (ebook)

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From Mouse to Mermaid, an interdisciplinary collection of original essays, is the first comprehensive, critical treatment of Disney cinema. In recognizing this, the authors also pointed out that using Disney as a lens can be harmful, especially when held against gender roles and non-American cultures. Soyini Madison Pachuco Mickey—Ramona Fernancez Contributors Index. Soyini Madison, Susan Miller, Patrick Murphy, David Payne, Greg Rode, Laura Sells, and Jack Zipes. The contributors treat a range of topics at issue in contemporary cultural studies: the performance of gender, race, and class; the engendered images of science, nature, technology, family, and business.

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