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Ethereal Queer
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Amy Villarejo
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-16 - Publisher: Duke University Press

In Ethereal Queer, Amy Villarejo offers a historically engaged, theoretically sophisticated, and often personal account of how TV representations of queer life have changed as the medium has evolved since the 1950s. Challenging the widespread view that LGBT characters did not make a sustained appearance on television until the 1980s,
Camp TV
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Quinlan Miller
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-15 - Publisher: Duke University Press

Sitcoms of the 1950s and 1960s are widely considered conformist in their depictions of gender roles and sexual attitudes. In Camp TV Quinlan Miller offers a new account of the history of American television that explains what campy meant in practical sitcom terms in shows as iconic as The Dick
Queer TV
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Glyn Davis, Gary Needham
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-12-03 - Publisher: Routledge

How can we queerly theorise and understand television? How can the realms of television studies and queer theory be brought together, in a manner beneficial and productive for both? Queer TV: Theories, Histories, Politics is the first book to explore television in all its scope and complexity – its industry,
Queer Girls, Temporality and Screen Media
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Whitney Monaghan
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-20 - Publisher: Springer

This book takes up the queer girl as a represented and rhetorical figure within film, television and video. In 1987, Canada’s Degrassi Junior High featured one of TV’s first queer teen storylines. Contained to a single episode, it was promptly forgotten within both the series and popular culture more generally.
Queer Theory Now
Language: en
Pages: 285
Authors: Hannah McCann
Categories: Electronic books
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher: Red Globe Press

"This short textbook provides an introduction to queer theory, exploring its key genealogies and terms as well as its application across various academic disciplines and to contemporary life more generally. The authors engage with a wide range of developments in queer theory thinking including discussions of identity politics, transgender theory,