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Women Who Knew Too Much : Hitchcock and Feminist Theory (Revised) (Paperback) (Tania Modleski)

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Originally published in 1988, The Women Who Knew Too Much remains a classic work in film theory and feminist criticism. The book consists of a theoretical introduction and analyses of seven important films by Alfred Hitchcock, each of which provides a basis for an analysis of the female spectator as well as of the male spectator. Modleski considers the emotional and psychic investments of men and women in female characters whose stories often undermine the mastery of the cinematic "master of suspense." The third edition features an interview with the author by David Greven, in which he and Modleski reflect on how feminist and ****** approaches to Hitchcock studies may be brought into dialogue. A teaching guide and discussion questions by Ned Schantz help instructors and students to delve into this seminal work of feminist film theory.

Edition: Revised
Number of Pages: 2098
Genre: Social Science, Performing Arts, Literary Criticism
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Author: Tania Modleski
Language: English
Street Date: August 18, 2015
TCIN: 18843166
UPC: 9781138920330
Item Number (DPCI): 247-48-0608

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