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A woman who-- : essays, interviews, scripts

Author: Yvonne Rainer
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1999.
Series: PAJ books., Art + performance.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Yvonne Rainer's work as a filmmaker, feminist artist, choreographer, and performer has won international acclaim. She began her career in New York in the 1960s as a founder of the pioneering Judson Dance Theater. When she started making films in the mid-1970s, works such as Lives of Performers and Film About A Woman Who ... quickly established her at the forefront of independent cinema. Her work has been the

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Genre/Form: Experimental films
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rainer, Yvonne, 1934-
Woman who--
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1999
Named Person: Yvonne Rainer; Yvonne Rainer; Yvonne Rainer; Yvonne Rainer
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Yvonne Rainer
ISBN: 0801860784 9780801860782 0801860792 9780801860799 9781555540821 1555540821
OCLC Number: 41404362
Description: x, 437 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Peggy Phelan, Yvonne Rainer: From Dance to Film --
Judith Mayne, Theory Speak(s) --
First Person Political --
The Mind is a Muscle --
Profile: Interview by Lyn Blumenthal --
Looking Myself in the Mouth --
Letter to Arlene Croce --
Revisiting the Question of Transgression --
Letters to Judith Mayne --
Working Round the L-Word --
Skirting --
The Avant-garde Humpty Dumpty --
Commencement Address --
Film and Narrative --
A Likely Story --
Interview by the Camera Obscura Collective --
Beginning With Some Advertisements For Criticisms Of Myself, Or Drawing The Dog You May Want To Use To Bite Me With, And Then Going On To Other Matters --
Noel Carroll, Interview with a Woman Who ... --
More Kicking and Screaming from the Narrative Front/Backwater --
Some Ruminations Around Cinematic Antidotes to the Oedipal Net(tles) While Playing With de Lauraedipus Mulvey, or, He May Be Off-Screen, but ... --
Thoughts on Women's Cinema: Eating Words, Voicing Struggles --
Declaring Stakes: Interview by Kurt Easterwood, Laura Poitras and Susanne Fairfax --
Interview by Scott MacDonald --
Rainer Talking Pictures: Interview by Thyrza Nichols Goodeve --
Odds and Ends --
The Horse's Mouth --
Privilege --
Murder and murder.
Series Title: PAJ books., Art + performance.
Responsibility: Yvonne Rainer.
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Includes three-dozen illustrations, is a wide-ranging collection of Yvonne Rainer's personal writings and interviews.  Read more...


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