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Lacan and Contemporary Film

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This unique volume collects a series of essays that link new developments in Lacanian psychoanalytic theory and recent trends in contemporary cinema. Though Lacanian theory has long had a privileged place in the analysis of film, film theory has tended to ignore some of Lacan's most important ideas. As a result, Lacanian film theory has never properly integrated the disrup ...more
Paperback, 280 pages
Published February 17th 2004 by Other Press
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Pretty cool to have some movies I already know and love "Memento, Fight Club, The Sweet Hereafter, Alien, etc) get a thorough analysis. Should be handy for my papers for school.
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