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Fantasy Girls

Gender in the New Universe of Science Fiction and Fantasy Television

Fantasy Girls( )
Author: Helford, Elyce Rae
Contribution by: Badley, Linda
Barr, Marleen S.
Matthews, Nicole
Mendlesohn, Farah
Ono, Kent A.
Projansky, Sarah
Robertson, Robin A.
Vande Berg, Leah R.
Wilcox, Rhonda V.
Publication Date:Jun 2001
Publisher:Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Incorporated
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $78.95
Book Description:

Fantasy Girls seeks to explore as well as challenge the power and the promises of this recent media phenomenon. Such TV programming offers the exciting opportunity to rethink established gender norms, but how far is it really pushing the limits of the status quo? Amidst the exuberant optimism of fanzines and doting fan websites, the contributors to this volume endeavor to provide us with a much needed critical analysis of this contemporary trend. These essays explore the contradictions...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Performing Arts / Television / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):14.884 x 22.809 x 2.108 cm
Book Weight:0.423 Kilograms
Author Biography
Helford, Elyce Rae (Author)
Elyce Rae Helford is associate professor of English at Middle Tennessee State University in Murtreesboro, Tennessee. She is also the author of Enterprise Zones: Critical Positions on Star Trek.


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