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Christina Lee

Christina Lee is Lecturer in Communication and Cultural Studies at Curtin University, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Violating Time : History, Memory, and Nostalgia in Cinema

Continuum, 2008

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... culture in Hong Kong in which the past is fetishized. This continual looking back is symptomatic of an uneasy relationship to disappearing memories and histories. In her study of the oeuvre of Wong Kar Wai, Christina Lee argues...

“We'll Always Have Hong Kong”: Uncanny Spaces and Disappearing Memories in the Films of Wong Kar Wai

Christina Lee

Christina Lee is Lecturer in Communication and Cultural Studies at Curtin University, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Violating Time : History, Memory, and Nostalgia in Cinema

Continuum, 2008

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...Somehow everything comes with an expiry date. Swordfish expires. Meat sauce expires. Even cling-film expires. Is there anything in the world which doesn't?I have a recurring dream where I am visiting the house of my childhood...

Shopping and Slaying, Fucking and Flaying: Serial Consumption in American Psycho

Christina Lee

Christina Lee is Lecturer in Communication and Cultural Studies at Curtin University, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Murders and Acquisitions : Representations of the Serial Killer in Popular Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

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...In the words of the old saying, every society gets the kind of criminal it deserves.Convicted serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer once stated: “My consuming lust was to experience their bodies. I viewed them as objects, as strangers” (quoted...
...Most jazz films aren't really about jazz. But then, most jazz isn't really about jazz.In matters of representing historical phenomena on (or through) documentary film, rhetorical invention and contextualization are often the soft-spoken...

Manifesting a Mutant Past in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Violating Time : History, Memory, and Nostalgia in Cinema

Continuum, 2008

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... Lee, Getty Images. According to the Bergsonian model, a common and critical mistake in relation to memory is to confuse a difference in kind with a difference in degree between the perception of the present and the memory of the past....

“No Future for You”: The Sex Pistols and the Politics of Cinematic Reimaginings

Violating Time : History, Memory, and Nostalgia in Cinema

Continuum, 2008

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...Memory, like the shreds of cultural texts that embody it, moves quickly. Subject to fashion and buffeted by the turbulent winds of consumer taste, specific audiences may absorb disparate concepts of, or approaches toward, a particular text...

“Zero Percent Chance of Rain”: The Watergate History and All The President's Men

Violating Time : History, Memory, and Nostalgia in Cinema

Continuum, 2008

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...October 25, 1972. Afternoon. Washington Post reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein shield themselves from the rain as they walk back to the Post offices. As recounted in the two journalists' memoir, All The President's Men...

When People Run in Circles: Structures of Time and Memory in Donnie Darko

James Walters

James Walters is Lecturer in Film and Television Studies at the University of Birmingham and author of Alternative Worlds in Hollywood Cinema and co-editor of Film Moments: Criticism, History, Theory. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Violating Time : History, Memory, and Nostalgia in Cinema

Continuum, 2008

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... (1982), Dir. Steven Spielberg. Universal Studios. Ice Storm, The (1997), Dir. Ang Lee. Fox Searchlight Pictures. Nightmare on Elm Street, A (1984), Dir. Wes Craven. New Line Cinema. Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), Dir. Steven Spielberg....

“It says here”

Christina Gerhardt

Christina Gerhardt is Associate Professor of German at University of Hawai’i at Manoa, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Screening the Red Army Faction : Historical and Cultural Memory

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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... of “consensus journalism” dominant in West Germany in the 1950s. At the heart of consensus journalism, as historian Christina von Hodenberg argues, “lay the idea that the function of mass media was to foster social and political consensus....
...In a notorious Entertainment Weekly article meant to promote a set of new young directors, Jeff Gordinier (1999) declared that 1999 would be remembered as “the year that changed movies,” pointing to a number of signs of a dawning...