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Superman Returns I: Superheroes for the New Millenium

O'Farrell, Clare D. (2006) Superman Returns I: Superheroes for the New Millenium. Bright Lights.

Abstract

Essay review of the film Superman Returns which argues that it displays the remergence of themes of Empire and hypermasculinity at the expense of the feminine and women.

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ID Code: 7135
Item Type: Journal Article
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Keywords: Superman, Superheroes, Gender
ISSN: 0147-4049
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LANGUAGES COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE (200000) > CULTURAL STUDIES (200200) > Culture Gender Sexuality (200205)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LANGUAGES COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE (200000) > CULTURAL STUDIES (200200) > Screen and Media Culture (200212)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Education
Copyright Owner: Copyright [2006] (please consult author)
Copyright Statement: The contents of this journal can be freely accessed online via the journal’s web page (see hypertext link).
Deposited On: 23 Apr 2007
Last Modified: 23 Jun 2011 05:16

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