Posts Tagged With: Jacques Lacan

Posted in Cinema
October 1, 2019

Participatory Reception – First Person Perspective In Horror Films And Video Games, Part 1 (Shelagh Rowan-Legg)

The film/game creates a kind of avatar for the spectator/gamer, who then becomes part of the story directly.

Posted in Film
April 26, 2018

Gender And Sexuality In The Animated Films Of Walt Disney and Hayao Miyazaki, Part 2 (Hiroko Miyashita)

The following is the second of a three-part series.  The first installment can be found here. In general, as Laura Mulvey argues, female characters in past, traditional stories were portrayed as quiet and weak. At that time, women were not considered as important as men in society, therefore the stories…