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Bad News Jodie, or How the Disney Family Got Freaky

Barbara Jane Brickman

Barbara Jane Brickman is an Associate Professor of English and Film Studies at the University of West Georgia, where she is developing a Film Studies program. She has previously published articles on the pathologization of female teens, fantasy and the teen spectator, and the queering of fandom. Her current project focuses on the depiction of adolescents in the films of the 1970s. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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New American Teenagers : The Lost Generation of Youth in 1970s Film

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... Andrews (Barbara Harris) and Annabel (Foster) holding hands and whispering to each other, the song insists on a physical connection: “There’s so much more I need to understand/ It’s not enough to simply hold your hand/ And hear the words you...

Introduction

Barbara Jane Brickman

Barbara Jane Brickman is an Associate Professor of English and Film Studies at the University of West Georgia, where she is developing a Film Studies program. She has previously published articles on the pathologization of female teens, fantasy and the teen spectator, and the queering of fandom. Her current project focuses on the depiction of adolescents in the films of the 1970s. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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New American Teenagers : The Lost Generation of Youth in 1970s Film

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... finding that the conference reports acted as a “deeply disturbing commentary on America” where the nation could be indicted for a “vast neglect of its children” too often “forgotten” by national institutions and laws.Barbara A. Chandler, “The...

Brothers, Sisters, and Chainsaws

Barbara Jane Brickman

Barbara Jane Brickman is an Associate Professor of English and Film Studies at the University of West Georgia, where she is developing a Film Studies program. She has previously published articles on the pathologization of female teens, fantasy and the teen spectator, and the queering of fandom. Her current project focuses on the depiction of adolescents in the films of the 1970s. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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New American Teenagers : The Lost Generation of Youth in 1970s Film

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... in a frame-within-a-frame, replaying on a TV the gothic-influenced graveyard scene, with its own allusions to Universal’s horror classics, in which the brother, Johnny, taunts his sister: “They’re coming to get you, Barbara!” Yet, despite...

The Queer Kid and Women’s Lib

Barbara Jane Brickman

Barbara Jane Brickman is an Associate Professor of English and Film Studies at the University of West Georgia, where she is developing a Film Studies program. She has previously published articles on the pathologization of female teens, fantasy and the teen spectator, and the queering of fandom. Her current project focuses on the depiction of adolescents in the films of the 1970s. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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New American Teenagers : The Lost Generation of Youth in 1970s Film

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... by women’s rights and her queer kid who escapes suburbia. After a voice-over introduction from producer Gilbert that sets up the family and the location of Santa Barbara, the first episode opens on the family home on New Year’s Eve, 1971 (the...

The Rock ’n’ Roll High School Picture Show

Barbara Jane Brickman

Barbara Jane Brickman is an Associate Professor of English and Film Studies at the University of West Georgia, where she is developing a Film Studies program. She has previously published articles on the pathologization of female teens, fantasy and the teen spectator, and the queering of fandom. Her current project focuses on the depiction of adolescents in the films of the 1970s. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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New American Teenagers : The Lost Generation of Youth in 1970s Film

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... connected to female sexuality and bodily manifestations of maturation and otherness such as Carrie’s first menses.For feminist criticism discussing the anxious misogyny of these two infamous horror films, see for example Barbara Creed,...

Coming of Age in the 1970s

Barbara Jane Brickman

Barbara Jane Brickman is an Associate Professor of English and Film Studies at the University of West Georgia, where she is developing a Film Studies program. She has previously published articles on the pathologization of female teens, fantasy and the teen spectator, and the queering of fandom. Her current project focuses on the depiction of adolescents in the films of the 1970s. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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New American Teenagers : The Lost Generation of Youth in 1970s Film

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... 1994), 63. See also Barbara Ehrenreich, Elizabeth Hess, and Gloria Jacobs, “Beatlemania: Girls Just Want to Have Fun,” in The Adoring Audience: Fan Culture and Popular Media, ed. Lisa A. Lewis (London: Routledge, 1992), 94–5. However,...