Contesting tears : the Hollywood drama of the unknown woman (Book, 1996) [WorldCat.org]
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Contesting tears : the Hollywood drama of the unknown woman

Author: Stanley Cavell
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Stanley Cavell explores a genre, which he calls "the melodrama of the unknown woman," through close readings of four melodramas he finds definitive of the genre: "Letter from an Unknown Woman",  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stanley Cavell
ISBN: 0226098141 9780226098142 0226098168 9780226098166
OCLC Number: 1114912070
Contents: Naughty orators: negation of voice in Gaslight --
Psychoanalysis and cinema: moments of Letter from an unknown woman --
Ugly duckling, funny butterfly: Bette Davis and Now, voyager --
Postscript: to whom it may concern --
Stella's taste: reading Stella Dallas.
Responsibility: Stanley Cavell.

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