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Sean Connery Reconfigured: From Bond to Cult Science Fiction Figure1

Gerald Duchovnay

in Science Fiction Double Feature: The Science Fiction Film as Cult Text

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781781381830
eISBN:
9781781382363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381830.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter focuses on Sean Connery, a star who deviated from the expected and challenged performance codes at a relatively early stage in his career, and did so perhaps most spectacularly within ... More


“Truth has a witness”: Postcolonial Adjudication, Interracial Passing, and Human Rights

Tamara C. Ho

in Romancing Human Rights: Gender, Intimacy, and Power between Burma and the West

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839253
eISBN:
9780824871659
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839253.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter examines postcolonial adjudication by white women of the global North and its implications for the discursive circumscription of Burmese women. It discusses the politics of white women ... More


The Rise of Fantasy: Swords and Planets

in Solar Flares: Science Fiction in the 1970s

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846318344
eISBN:
9781846317798
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317798.006
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Science fantasy boomed in the 1970s, especially in the second half of the decade. Just as some of the science fiction publications of the period recalled Mary Shelley, H. G. Wells and Jules Verne, ... More


Labor of Love: Making Chris & Don

Tina Mascara and Guido Santi

in The American Isherwood

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816683611
eISBN:
9781452949291
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816683611.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter focuses on the making of Chris & Don: A Love Story, a feature-length documentary film that chronicles the thirty-year relationship between Christopher Isherwood and his lover Don ... More


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