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Title Aesthetic practices and politics in media, music, and art : performing migration / edited by Rocío G. Davis, Dorothea Fischer-Hornung, and Johanna C. Kardux
Published New York : Routledge, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 257 pages) : illustrations
Series Routledge research in cultural and media studies ; 26
Routledge research in cultural and media studies ; 26
Contents Introduction : Aesthetic practices and politics in media, music, and art / Rocío G. Davis, Dorothea Fischer-Hornung, and Johanna C. Kardux -- Border crossings and (trans)nationalism in film. Paradigms of attitudes towards immigration : science fiction films as allegories in the mid-century / Juan Bruce-Novoa -- No country for old certainties : ambivalence, hybridity, and dangerous crossings in three borderland films / Page Laws -- Bodies and hybrid tropes : border crossings in recent films / Cathy Covell Waegner -- From alien nation to alienation : tracing the figure of the guest worker in Fatih Akin's Gegen die Wand / Tessa C. Lee -- "Lunch with the bigot" : 9/11 in Bollywood's filmic imagination / Mita Banerjee -- Migrant adaptations in television. Invisible ethnicity : Canadian erasure, vanishing Dutchness / Aritha van Herk -- Performing linguistic identity and integration : the politics of interpellation in the Catalonian media / Klaus Zilles -- The trans/migrant in the spotlight : space and movement in Brazilian telenovelas / Gundo Rial y Costas -- Traveling sounds : music and migration. Migratory objects in the Balkans : when the sound of the other sounds strangely familiar / Maria Boletsi -- Variations on a fugitive's song : the performance of disappearance and forced migration in Chile / Nicols Salazar-Sutil -- Immigration and modernism : Arnold Schoenberg and the Los Angeles émigrés / Kenneth H. Marcus -- Performing ethnicity and migration : cultural and artistic practices. Ethnic nostalgia : ethnicity as cultural practice in the twenty-first century / Marcus Embry -- Connoisseurs of urban life : aesthetic practices and the everyday among Japanese migrants in New York City / Olga Kanzaki Sooudi -- "All islands connect under water" : Ping Chong's Undesirable elements series / Roberta De Martini
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Arts and society.
Emigration and immigration in motion pictures.
Emigration and immigration on television.
Ethnicity in motion pictures.
Ethnicity in music.
Ethnicity in the theater.
Ethnicity on television.
Form Electronic book
Author Davis, Rocío G.
Fischer-Hornung, Dorothea, 1949-
Kardux, Johanna C., 1954-
ISBN 0203844726 (electronic bk.)
9780203844724 (electronic bk.)
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