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Female Trouble (Paperback) (Chris Holmlund)

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A ****** Film Classic on cinematic camp icon John Waters' 1974 dark comedy, starring the legendary Divine as Dawn Davenport, a young troublemaker who embarks on a mind-bending journey in a world "where crime and beauty are the same." Chris Holmlund's book examines the film's camp aethestic and its position in the history of independent film that also includes Waters' infamous 1972 film Pink Flamingos.

Chris Holmlund is a Professor of Film, Women's Studies and French at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville. Her previous books include American Cinema of the 1990s (Rutgers University Press) and Impossible Bodies (Routledge).

Number of Pages: 231
Genre: Performing Arts, Social Science
Series Title: A Queer Film Classic
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Consortium Book Sales & Dist
Author: Chris Holmlund
Language: English
Street Date: June 13, 2017
TCIN: 51773292
UPC: 9781551526836
Item Number (DPCI): 248-46-7766
MSRPReg: $17.95 Save $5.79 (32% off)

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