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The Matrix of Visual Culture: Working with Deleuze in Film Theory (Cultural Memory in the Present)

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This book explores Gilles Deleuze's contribution to film theory. According to Deleuze, we have come to live in a universe that could be described as metacinematic. His conception of images implies a new kind of camera consciousness, one that determines our perceptions and sense of selves: aspects of our subjectivities are formed in, for instance, action-images, affection-images and time-images. We live in a matrix of visual culture that is always moving and changing. Each image is always connected to an assemblage of affects and forces. This book presents a model, as well as many concrete examples, of how to work with Deleuze in film theory. It asks questions about the universe as metacinema, subjectivity, violence, feminism, monstrosity, and music. Among the contemporary films it discusses within a Deleuzian framework are Strange Days, Fight Club, and Dancer in the Dark.

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“...a rigorous, progressive, and thought-provoking study.”—Leonardo Reviews

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“...a rigorous, progressive, and thought-provoking study.”—Leonardo Reviews

About the Author

Patricia Pisters is Professor of Film at the University of Amsterdam.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804740272
Author:
Pisters, Patricia
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
Author:
Bal, Mieke
Author:
Vries, Hent De
Author:
de Vries, Hent
Subject:
Philosophy
Subject:
Film - General
Subject:
Film - History & Criticism
Subject:
Motion pictures
Subject:
Film & Video - History & Criticism
Subject:
Culture in motion pictures
Subject:
Deleuze, Gilles
Subject:
Film and Television-History and Criticism
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
1
Series:
Cultural Memory in the Present
Publication Date:
20030731
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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