Film & Performance Studies

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The Films of Denys Arcand

Rutgers University Press

Denys Arcand has been making films in Quebec for nearly sixty years.The Films of Denys Arcand illuminates his films in the context of the massive changes in Quebec society during that period. It explores the work of a major director who has achieved international success and some key issues in film studies and Canadian studies.

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Military Veterans, Trauma, and Research-Based Theatre

UBC Press

This important book explores an arts-based therapeutic approach to mental health care, bringing to light the journeys of contemporary military veterans as they adjust to civilian life post-deployment.

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Cinema '62

The Greatest Year at the Movies

Rutgers University Press

Challenging the common assumption that the early 1960s were a drab time for American film, this book makes the bold case that 1962 was a peak year for the movies, giving audiences a prime mix of adult, artistic, and uncompromising work from Hollywood veterans, hot young directors, and international auteurs.

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Inside Killjoy’s Kastle

Dykey Ghosts, Feminist Monsters, and Other Lesbian Hauntings

UBC Press

Exploring the making and experience of a lesbian feminist haunted house, this book reframes and reclaims queer feminist histories with humour, provocation, and theoretical sophistication.

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Salmon is Everything

Community-Based Theatre in the Klamath Watershed, 2nd Edition

Oregon State University Press

A unique interdisciplinary resource for high school and college level courses in environmental studies, Native American studies, and theatre arts education.

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Queering Visual Cultures

Re-Presenting Sexual Politics on Stage and Screen

Universitas Press

It is imperative that analyses of popular cultural depictions and presentations of the queer are performed with the extensive intent towards encouraging a politics of inclusion and towards deterring the abjection of the queer subject in popular cultural portrayals.

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