Fairy Tales on the Teen Screen : Rituals of Girlhood.

By: Bellas, AthenaMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandPublisher: Cham : Palgrave Macmillan US, 2017Copyright date: ©2017Description: 1 online resource (256 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9783319649733Subject(s): Fairy tales in motion picturesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Fairy Tales on the Teen Screen : Rituals of GirlhoodDDC classification: 791.436559 LOC classification: HM621-HM656Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Intro -- Preface -- Contents -- List of Figures -- Chapter 1 Introduction: Fairy Tales on the Contemporary Teen Screen -- Girls and 'Doing Girlhood' in Postfeminist Media Culture -- Fairy Tale Themes on Teen Screens: Cinematic and Televisual Revisions -- Opposition and Resistance in the Liminal Realm -- The Chapters -- Bibliography -- Chapter 2 An Escape to the Forest in Catherine Hardwicke's Red Riding Hood (2011) -- Red Riding Hood: A Feminist Revision of the Fairy Tale? -- Feminist Responses to 'Little Red Riding Hood' -- An Escape to the Woods: Straying from the Straight Path -- Little Red Riding Hood's Omniscience: The Point-of-View Shot and the Voice-Over -- Conclusions: Representing Agency and Resistance in Teen Girl Media -- Bibliography -- Chapter 3 When Sleeping Beauty Wakes: The Twilight Film Series, Liminal Time and Fantasy Images -- Introduction: Fantasies of Rebellion on the Teen Screen -- 'Sleeping Beauty': Feminine Passivity in the Tradition of the Tale -- Twilight and Time: The Antisocial Protest of Bella's Fantasy Sequences -- Twilight and Spectacle: Reconfiguring the Image and the Gaze -- Conclusions: Transformative Liminality on the Teen Screen -- Bibliography -- Chapter 4 Liminal Communitas and Feminist Solidarity: Transforming 'Bluebeard' in Pretty Little Liars (ABC Family 2010-) -- Introduction: Marginality and the Teen Detective's Gaze -- Feminist Responses to the 'Bluebeard' Tale: The Difficulty of the Female Investigatory Gaze -- Communitas: Critical Girls' Gazes and Solidarity in Pretty Little Liars -- 'We See What the Police Don't See': Decorative Aesthetics and the Critical Girls' Gaze -- Communitas in the Spectatorial Realm: Framing Devices, Mise En Scène and Editing in Pretty Little Liars -- Conclusions: The Political Potential of Liminal Communitas -- Bibliography.
Chapter 5 Cinderella's Transformation: Public Liminality and Style as Subversion in Gossip Girl (The CW 2007-2012) -- Introduction: Performativity and Public Liminality -- The 'Cinderella' Tale in Feminist Theory -- Style as Subversion I: School Uniforms and Diy Dress -- Style as Subversion II: Masquerade and Mobility -- Style as Subversion III: Mobilising a Spectatorial Flâneuse -- Conclusions: 'Cinderella' for a Contemporary Television Audience -- Bibliography -- Chapter 6 The Mermaid's Tale: Ultraliminality and Feminist Futures in Aquamarine (Allen 2006) -- Introduction: Ultraliminality and Feminist Futures -- Silence and Glamour: Feminist Responses to 'the Little Mermaid' -- The Siren's Song: Voice and Language in Aquamarine -- The Glitter Aesthetic: Sparkles and Colour in Aquamarine's Mise En Scène -- Conclusions: Girlhood's 'Circumference of the Visible' -- Bibliography -- Chapter 7 Conclusion: Rituals of Girlhood Transformed on the Teen Screen -- 'Doing Girlhood' on Screen -- The Fairy Tale's New Unruly Paths -- Opposition and Agency: Expanding the Terrain in Future Research -- Bibliography -- Index.
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Intro -- Preface -- Contents -- List of Figures -- Chapter 1 Introduction: Fairy Tales on the Contemporary Teen Screen -- Girls and 'Doing Girlhood' in Postfeminist Media Culture -- Fairy Tale Themes on Teen Screens: Cinematic and Televisual Revisions -- Opposition and Resistance in the Liminal Realm -- The Chapters -- Bibliography -- Chapter 2 An Escape to the Forest in Catherine Hardwicke's Red Riding Hood (2011) -- Red Riding Hood: A Feminist Revision of the Fairy Tale? -- Feminist Responses to 'Little Red Riding Hood' -- An Escape to the Woods: Straying from the Straight Path -- Little Red Riding Hood's Omniscience: The Point-of-View Shot and the Voice-Over -- Conclusions: Representing Agency and Resistance in Teen Girl Media -- Bibliography -- Chapter 3 When Sleeping Beauty Wakes: The Twilight Film Series, Liminal Time and Fantasy Images -- Introduction: Fantasies of Rebellion on the Teen Screen -- 'Sleeping Beauty': Feminine Passivity in the Tradition of the Tale -- Twilight and Time: The Antisocial Protest of Bella's Fantasy Sequences -- Twilight and Spectacle: Reconfiguring the Image and the Gaze -- Conclusions: Transformative Liminality on the Teen Screen -- Bibliography -- Chapter 4 Liminal Communitas and Feminist Solidarity: Transforming 'Bluebeard' in Pretty Little Liars (ABC Family 2010-) -- Introduction: Marginality and the Teen Detective's Gaze -- Feminist Responses to the 'Bluebeard' Tale: The Difficulty of the Female Investigatory Gaze -- Communitas: Critical Girls' Gazes and Solidarity in Pretty Little Liars -- 'We See What the Police Don't See': Decorative Aesthetics and the Critical Girls' Gaze -- Communitas in the Spectatorial Realm: Framing Devices, Mise En Scène and Editing in Pretty Little Liars -- Conclusions: The Political Potential of Liminal Communitas -- Bibliography.

Chapter 5 Cinderella's Transformation: Public Liminality and Style as Subversion in Gossip Girl (The CW 2007-2012) -- Introduction: Performativity and Public Liminality -- The 'Cinderella' Tale in Feminist Theory -- Style as Subversion I: School Uniforms and Diy Dress -- Style as Subversion II: Masquerade and Mobility -- Style as Subversion III: Mobilising a Spectatorial Flâneuse -- Conclusions: 'Cinderella' for a Contemporary Television Audience -- Bibliography -- Chapter 6 The Mermaid's Tale: Ultraliminality and Feminist Futures in Aquamarine (Allen 2006) -- Introduction: Ultraliminality and Feminist Futures -- Silence and Glamour: Feminist Responses to 'the Little Mermaid' -- The Siren's Song: Voice and Language in Aquamarine -- The Glitter Aesthetic: Sparkles and Colour in Aquamarine's Mise En Scène -- Conclusions: Girlhood's 'Circumference of the Visible' -- Bibliography -- Chapter 7 Conclusion: Rituals of Girlhood Transformed on the Teen Screen -- 'Doing Girlhood' on Screen -- The Fairy Tale's New Unruly Paths -- Opposition and Agency: Expanding the Terrain in Future Research -- Bibliography -- Index.

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