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Author Bryant, Wayne M.

Title Bisexual characters in film : from Anais to Zee / Wayne M.Bryant
Published New York : Harrington Park Press, [1997]


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 MELB  791.43 Bry/Bci  Unavailable C19
Description xiii, 186 pages ; 22 cm
Series Haworth gay & lesbian studies
Haworth gay & lesbian studies.
Contents Ch. 1. Who is Bisexual? Similarities and Differences of Real and Celluloid Bisexuals -- Ch. 2. In the Beginning. A Survey of Bisexual Representation in Silent Film. Early Activism -- Ch. 3. Breaking the Code. The History of the Motion Picture Production Code. Independent Filmmakers Challenge the Code -- Ch. 4. Lost in the Translation. "Sanitizing" Bisexual Characters. Rewriting Biographies. The Case of No Sexuality -- Ch. 5. Killers and Psychos and Queers! Oh My! Lunatic Killers and the Mentally Ill. Other Bisexual Criminals -- Ch. 6. Bisexual As Victim. No Rest for the Wicked! -- Ch. 7. Wedded Bliss. Stereotypes of Bisexual Husbands. Why Wives Turn to Other Women -- Ch. 8. Anything That Moves. Promiscuity Among Screen Bisexuals -- Ch. 9. Do the Hustle. Bisexual Male Prostitution. Runaways -- Ch. 10. Bi Camp -- Ch. 11. The Butt of the Joke -- Ch. 12. Oil and Water? Lesbians and Bisexuals Together on Film -- Ch. 13. In Their Own Image. Historical Definitions of Bisexuality
Bisexual Entertainers: Making a Difference -- Ch. 14. By the Bi. Theisexual Influence Offscreen. Bisexual Writers -- Ch. 15. Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-159) and indexes
Subject Bisexuality in motion pictures.
LC no. 96025868
ISBN 078900142X