It's about time someone asked that question. Ms. Skinner's topic suggests a study on liberal middle-class academic, I-don't-do-dishes, feminist females in the movies might be interesting..... At 05:56 PM 2/6/99 -0500, Irene Upshur wrote: >Could Ms. Skinner possibly "reappear" and define >"white trash" and "red neck?" > > > > > > > >On Sat, 6 Feb 1999, Ingvald Bergsagel wrote: > >> >A senior gender studies student, Jenna Skinner, is doing a comps. >> >project on "Cultural Representation of White Trash and Red-Neck Women in >> >Media." >> >> A bit off, but still: You'll find a list of more than 800 films featuring >> hillbilly-characters here (Southern Mountaineers Filmography): >> gopher://gopher.acs.appstate.edu:70/11/depts/library/app_col >> >> For some (very angry but enlightening) background, you should check out >> "The Redneck Manifesto; America's Scapegoats: How We Got that Way and Why >> We're Not Going to Take It Anymore" by Jim Goad, Simon&Schuster, 1996. It >> also has a comprehensive bibliography. (Got Goad's e-mail adress if it's of >> any interest). >> >> Ingvald >> _______________________________________________ >> Ingvald Bergsagel - Rosteds gate 9 - 0178 OSLO >> phone: 22113552 / 93498422 >> Current location: Home >> >> ---- >> Screen-L is sponsored by the Telecommunication & Film Dept., the >> University of Alabama. >> > >Irene C. Upshur, Director >Instructional Media Center >Marymount University >2807 N. Glebe Rd. >Arlington, Virginia 22207 > >---- >Screen-L is sponsored by the Telecommunication & Film Dept., the >University of Alabama. > > ---- Screen-L is sponsored by the Telecommunication & Film Dept., the University of Alabama.