You might also ask Jenna to consider MATEWAN, John Sayle's film. Its a favorite of mine. Jennifer M. Bean Assistant Professor of Cinema Studies Dept. of Comparative Literature Box 354338 University of Washington-Seattle Seattle, WA 98195-4338 Fax: 206.685.2017 ---------- >From: Ingvald Bergsagel <[log in to unmask]> >To: [log in to unmask] >Subject: Re: Request for Information >Date: Sat, Feb 6, 1999, 1:31 AM > >>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. ---- Screen-L is sponsored by the Telecommunication & Film Dept., the University of Alabama.