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The Resource Documenting gay men : identity and performance in reality television and documentary film, Christopher Pullen

Documenting gay men : identity and performance in reality television and documentary film, Christopher Pullen

Label
Documenting gay men : identity and performance in reality television and documentary film
Title
Documenting gay men
Title remainder
identity and performance in reality television and documentary film
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Pullen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book charts an evolution in gay identity within American reality television and documentary film. Through focusing on the performative potential of gay men, it examines the emergence of the independent gay citizen as a bold new voice rejecting subjugation within the media"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pullen, Christopher
Dewey number
306.76/620973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gay men
  • Gay men in motion pictures
  • Gay men on television
  • Documentary films
  • Reality television programs
  • Gays in popular culture
  • Gay men in mass media
Label
Documenting gay men : identity and performance in reality television and documentary film, Christopher Pullen
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223087975257
  • 31223087975232
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-255) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Constructing identity, the politics of representation, and the American son -- Performance and documentary : power, carnival, confession and opposition -- Autobiography and confessional performance in documentary : politics, AIDS and family -- Documenting youth identity and The real world : testaments, role models and romantic narratives -- Nonheterosexual family forms : affirmation, race and religion -- Gay performers and discursive performativity : alliances, community and competition -- Reproduction and commodity : family, marriage and service -- Conclusion: The move to the domestic
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 263 p.
Isbn
9780786428076
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006038029
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 76792029
  • (OCoLC)76792029
Label
Documenting gay men : identity and performance in reality television and documentary film, Christopher Pullen
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223087975257
  • 31223087975232
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-255) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Constructing identity, the politics of representation, and the American son -- Performance and documentary : power, carnival, confession and opposition -- Autobiography and confessional performance in documentary : politics, AIDS and family -- Documenting youth identity and The real world : testaments, role models and romantic narratives -- Nonheterosexual family forms : affirmation, race and religion -- Gay performers and discursive performativity : alliances, community and competition -- Reproduction and commodity : family, marriage and service -- Conclusion: The move to the domestic
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 263 p.
Isbn
9780786428076
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006038029
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 76792029
  • (OCoLC)76792029

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