CINEMA AND SEXUALITY

CST3CAS

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Credit points: 15

Subject outline

The focus of this subject will be on exploring various understandings - social, cultural, aesthetic and philosophic - of such key terms as eroticism, sexuality, desire. Central to this subject is the cinema's engagement with sexually coded imagery, the iconic form and figuration given to erotic representations; an furthermore, how cinema over the course of its development can be said to have eroticised vision itself, that is, created a way of looking that could be said to be sexually inflected or 'tainted'.

FacultyFaculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorRolando Caputo

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

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