The time of our lives : Dirty dancing and popular culture / edited by Yannis Tzioumakis and Siân Lincoln
E-Book | Wayne State University Press | 2013

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1 online resource (xii, 336 pages) : illustrations.
Series
Contemporary approaches to film and media series
Contemporary approaches to film and media series.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction / Yannis Tzioumakis -- Dirty Dancing in Context. Introduction / Yannis Tzioumakis -- Vestron Video and Dirty Dancing / Frederick Wasser -- Bringing Up Baby: Generic Hybridity in Dirty Dancing / Tamar Jeffers McDonald -- Is Dirty Dancing a Musical, and Why Should It Matter? / Jane Feuer -- White Enough / Richard Dyer -- Dirty Dancing as Reagan-era Cinema and "Reaganite Entertainment" / Cynthia Baron and Mark Bernard -- Dressing and Undressing in Dirty Dancing: Consumption, Gender and Visual Culture in the 1980s / Pamela Church Gibson -- Questions of Reception. Introduction / Siân Lincoln -- Dirty Dancing: Feminism, Postfeminism, and Neo-feminism / Hilary Radner -- "There Are a lot of Things About Me That Aren't What You Thought": The Politics of Dirty Dancing / Oliver Gruner -- "You Don't Own Me": Dirty Dancing as Teenage Rite of Passage Film / Siân Lincoln -- Heteros and Hustlers: Straightness and Dirtiness in Dirty Dancing / Gary Needham -- The production of Nostalgia. Introduction / Siân Lincoln -- "(I've Had) the Time of My Life:" Romantic Nostalgia and the Early 1960s / Bill Osgerby -- "It's a Feeling; a Heartbeat": Nostalgia, Music and Affect in Dirty Dancing / Claire Molloy -- Dancing in the Nostalgia Factory: Anachronistic Music in Dirty Dancing / Tim McNelis -- Beyond the Film. Introduction / Yannis Tzioumakis -- A Dance Film with Legs: The Dirty Dancing Franchise / Amanda Howell -- From Screen to Stage: Dirty Dancing Live / Millie Taylor -- Dirty Dancing and Its Stage Jukebox Dansical Adaptation: The Dancing Male in a Teenage Female Fantasy of Desire and Sensuality / George Rodosthenous.
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Print version: 9780814336243 0814336248 (DLC) 2012040549
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0814336256 (electronic bk.)
9780814336250 (electronic bk.)
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