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Author Russell, Catherine, 1959-

Title Experimental ethnography / Catherine Russell
Published Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 1999


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 MELB  070.18 Rus/Eet  AVAILABLE
Description xviii, 391 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents I. Introduction to Experimental Ethnography. 1. Another Look. 2. Surrealist Ethnography -- II. Documentary Before Documentary. 3. The Body as the Main Attraction. 4. Ethnotopias of Early Cinema. 5. Playing Primitive -- III. The Undisciplined Gaze. 6. Zoology, Pornography, Ethnography. 7. Framing People: Structural Film Revisited -- IV. Other Realities. 8. Ecstatic Ethnography: Filming Possession Rituals. 9. Archival Apocalypse: Found Footage as Ethnography -- V. Conclusion. 10. Autoethnography: Journeys of the Self
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [355]-363) and index
Filmography (pages [365]-367)
Filmography: pages [365]-367
Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Documentary films -- History and criticism.
Experimental films -- History and criticism.
Motion pictures in ethnology.
Gaze -- Psychological aspects.
LC no. 98046549
ISBN 0822323192 (paperback: alk. paper)
0822322870 (cloth : alk. paper)