Superman Returns I: Superheroes for the New Millenium
O'Farrell, Clare D. (2006) Superman Returns I: Superheroes for the New Millenium. Bright Lights.
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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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||Superman, Superheroes, Gender|
|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|
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|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:||22 Jun 2011 19:16|
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