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The (Re)Discovery of Sex

in Global Sex

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226016061
eISBN:
9780226016047
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226016047.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Within rich societies over the past few decades there has been a marked politicization of sex. This is a product of both consumer capitalism and political movements. Within the scale of roughly a ... More


The Cinematic Apparatus and the Construction of the Film Celebrity

P. David Marshall

in Celebrity and Power: Fame in Contemporary Culture

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816695621
eISBN:
9781452949680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816695621.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter discusses the film celebrity. As a general discourse, the film celebrity occupies a central position in the development of the twentieth-century celebrity. Because of cinema’s history ... More


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