Psychoanalysis and cinema: the play of shadows

Lebeau, Vicky (2001) Psychoanalysis and cinema: the play of shadows. Short Cuts, 8 . Wallflower Press/Columbia UP, London. ISBN 9781903364192

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Abstract

Beginning with Freud's encounter with the spectacle of hysteria on display in fin-de-siecle Paris, Psychoanalysis and Cinema: the Play of Shadows explores the encounter between psychoanalysis and cinema as distinct, but converging, ways of thinking about dream and desire, image and illusion, shock and sexuality. The book offers a detailed reading of the texts and concepts which generated the field of psychoanalytic film theory, as well as suggesting substantial rethinking of the paradigms at work in psychoanalytic film theory.

Item Type: Book
Schools and Departments: School of English > English
Depositing User: Vicky Lebeau
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2012 18:44
Last Modified: 25 Jun 2012 16:02
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/18009
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