Author:
Linked authors:  Jennifer M. Bean
Diane Negra
Title:A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema
Place:Durham & London
Publisher:Duke University Press
Year:2002
Pages:vi, 584
ISBN:0-8223-3025-3 (cloth), 0-8223-2999-9 (pbk)
Index:yes
Bibliography: no
Illustrations: yes
A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema

Articles
1Jennifer M. Bean, Introduction, Toward a Feminist Historiography of Early Cinema
29Amelie Hastie, Circuits of Memory and History, The Memoirs of Alice Guy-Blaché
60Patricia White, Mazimova's Veils, Salome at the Intersection
88Jane M. Gaines, Of Cabbages and Authors
119Radha Vatsal, Reevaluating Footnotes, Women Directors of the Silent Era
141Kristen Whissel, The Gender of Empire, American Modernity, Masculinity, and Edison's War Actualities
166Constance Balides, Making Ends Meet, "Welfare Films" and the Politics of Consumption during the Progressive Era
195Kristine J. Butler, Irma Vep, Vamp in the City, Mapping the Criminal Feminine in early French Serials
221Lori Landay, The Flapper Film, Comedy, Dance, and Jazz Age Kinaesthetics
251Siobhan B. Somerville, The Queer Career of Jim Crow, Racial and Sexual Transformation in A Florida Enchantment
270Shelley Stamp, Taking Precautions, or Regulating Early Birth-Control Films
298Sumiko Higashi, The New Woman and Consumer Culture
333Anne Morey, "So Real as to Seem Like Life Itself", The Photoplay Fiction of Adela Rogers St. Johns
349Gaylyn Studlar, Oh, "Doll Divine", Mary Pickford, Masquerade, and the Pedophilic Gaze
374Diane Negra, Immigrant Stardom in Imperial America, Pola Negri and the Problem of Typology
404Jennifer M. Bean, Technologies of Early Stardom and the Extraordinary Body
444Angela Dalle Vacche, Femininity in Flight, Androgyny and Gynandry in Early Silent Italian Cinema
476Lucy Fischer, Greta Garbo and Silent Cinema, The Actress as Art Deco Icon
501Zhang Zhen, An Amorous History of the Silver Screen, The Actress as Vernacular Embodiment in Early Chinese Film Culture
530Mary Ann Doane, Technology's Body, Cinematic Vision in Modernity
552Catherine Russell, Parallax Historiography, The Flâneuse as Cyberfeminist

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Alan Bilton, Silent film comedy and American culture, Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire; New York, NY, 2013
Author:Jennifer M. Bean
Linked author:
Title:Introduction, Toward a Feminist Historiography of Early Cinema
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:1-26
Illustrations:  no
Author:Amelie Hastie
Linked author:
Title:Circuits of Memory and History, The Memoirs of Alice Guy-Blaché
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:29-59
Illustrations:  no
Related person:   Alice Guy
Author:Patricia White
Linked author:
Title:Mazimova's Veils, Salome at the Intersection
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:60-87
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Salome (1922)
Related person:   Alla Nazimova
Author:Jane M. Gaines
Linked author:
Title:Of Cabbages and Authors
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:88-118
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Radha Vatsal
Linked author:
Title:Reevaluating Footnotes, Women Directors of the Silent Era
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:119-138
Illustrations:  no
Related person:   Madeline Brandeis
Author:Kristen Whissel
Linked author:
Title:The Gender of Empire, American Modernity, Masculinity, and Edison's War Actualities
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:141-165
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Constance Balides
Linked author:
Title:Making Ends Meet, "Welfare Films" and the Politics of Consumption during the Progressive Era
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:166-194
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Kristine J. Butler
Linked author:
Title:Irma Vep, Vamp in the City, Mapping the Criminal Feminine in early French Serials
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:195-220
Illustrations:  no
Author:Lori Landay
Linked author:
Title:The Flapper Film, Comedy, Dance, and Jazz Age Kinaesthetics
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:221-248
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Siobhan B. Somerville
Linked author:
Title:The Queer Career of Jim Crow, Racial and Sexual Transformation in A Florida Enchantment
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:251-269
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: A Florida Enchantment
Author:Shelley Stamp
Linked author:
Title:Taking Precautions, or Regulating Early Birth-Control Films
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:270-297
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Sumiko Higashi
Linked author:
Title:The New Woman and Consumer Culture
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:298-332
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Cecil B. DeMille
Author:Anne Morey
Linked author:
Title:"So Real as to Seem Like Life Itself", The Photoplay Fiction of Adela Rogers St. Johns
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:333-346
Illustrations:  no
Author:Gaylyn Studlar
Linked author:
Title:Oh, "Doll Divine", Mary Pickford, Masquerade, and the Pedophilic Gaze
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:349-373
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Mary Pickford
Author:Diane Negra
Linked author:
Title:Immigrant Stardom in Imperial America, Pola Negri and the Problem of Typology
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:374-403
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Pola Negri
Author:Jennifer M. Bean
Linked author:
Title:Technologies of Early Stardom and the Extraordinary Body
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:404-443
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Angela Dalle Vacche
Linked author:
Title:Femininity in Flight, Androgyny and Gynandry in Early Silent Italian Cinema
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:444-475
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Lucy Fischer
Linked author:
Title:Greta Garbo and Silent Cinema, The Actress as Art Deco Icon
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:476-498
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Greta Garbo
Author:Zhang Zhen
Linked author:
Title:An Amorous History of the Silver Screen, The Actress as Vernacular Embodiment in Early Chinese Film Culture
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:501-529
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Mary Ann Doane
Linked author:
Title:Technology's Body, Cinematic Vision in Modernity
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:530-551
Illustrations:  no
Author:Catherine Russell
Linked author:
Title:Parallax Historiography, The Flâneuse as Cyberfeminist
in:Jennifer M. Bean and Diane Negra (eds.), A Feminist Reader in Early Cinema, Durham & London, 2002
Pp:552-570
Illustrations:  no