Gender and the Media


Table of Contents


Hanjo Berressem: Matter that Bodies. Philosophy in the Age of a Complex Materialism.

Nilufer Bharucha: Of Devis, Devdaasis and Daayins: The Image of Women in Postcolonial Indian Cinema.

Dirk Schulz: Where Do We Go from Queer? The Question of Naturalness and Normality in Literature, Film and the Media.

Carmen Birkle (Review): Wisker, Gina. “Post-Colonial and African American Women’s Writing: A Critical Introduction.” Houndmills: Macmillan, 2000.

Monika Müller (Review): Adams, Kimberly VanEsveld. “Our Lady of Victorian Feminism: The Madonna in the Work of Anna Jameson, Margaret Fuller, and George Eliot.” Athens: Ohio University Press, 2001.

Astrid Recker (Review): Shannon Sullivan. “Living Across and Through Skins. Transactional Bodies, Pragmatism, and Feminism.” Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2001.

Stephanie Rott (Review): Sarita Malik. “Representing Black Britain. A History of Black and Asian Images on British Television.” London, Thousand Oaks, New Delhi: SAGE Publications, 2002.

Atima Srivastava: Excerpt from Atima Srivastava’s “Looking for Maya” (New Delhi: Penguin Books India, 1999)