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Incongruous entertainment

camp, cultural value, and the MGM musical

by Steven Cohan

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Published by Duke University Press in Durham .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer,
    • Musical films -- United States -- History and criticism,
    • Homosexuality and motion pictures

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementSteven Cohan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.M86 C59 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3395077M
      ISBN 100822335573, 0822335956
      LC Control Number2005006507

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Steven Cohan is Professor of English at Syracuse University. He is the author of Masked Men: Masculinity and the Movies in the Fifties; the editor of Hollywood Musicals: The Film Reader; and a coeditor of The Road Movie Book and Screening the Male: Exploring Masculinities in Hollywood Cinema.

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