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Wasn't it a Peter Wollen article expanding on Mulvey?

Scott Andrew Hutchins

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From: "Melissa Williams" <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Friday, April 12, 2002 8:09 AM
Subject: Re: seeking a quote about the gaze


> Dear Mike,
>
> "The gaze" is a concept originally articulated by Laura Mulvey, in her
> 1975 article, "Visual Pleasure in Narrative Cinema."  It's been
> reprinted frequently because of its groundbreaking arguments, but the
> reference I have for it is as follows:
>
> Laura Mulvey, "Visual Pleasure in Narrative Cinema," in ed. P. Erens,
> Issues in Feminist Film Criticism (Bloomington, Indiana:  Indiana
> University press, 1990), 28-71.
>
> Don't know if you're looking for someone else whose phrase
> "to-be-looked-at-ness" is in response to Mulvey, but I'm guessing this
> will at least get you going.
>
> Hope that helps!
>
> Melissa
>
> Melissa Williams
> IT Fellow, American Studies
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>
> Date:    Thu, 11 Apr 2002 13:08:26 -0400
> From:    [log in to unmask]
> Subject: seeking a quote about the gaze
>
> i recently went searching for the source of a phrase used in
> a widely circulated essay of some years back that, in reference
> to "the gaze," talks about women as embodying a quality
> the author calls "to-be-looked-at-ness" . . . but i wasn't able
> to find it in the work of any of the [to me] usual suspects,
> though i may have been looking in the wrong places . . .
>
> is there anyone who can tell me whose phrase this originally
> was and where it appears . . .
>
> thanks much
>
> mike
>
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