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Raoul Peck : power, politics, and the cinematic imagination

edited by Toni Pressley-Sanon and Sophie Saint-Just.
  • Lanham : Lexington Books, [2015]
  • Copyright Notice: ©2015
  • vi, 292 pages ; 24 cm
Subjects
Local Subjects
Genre
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Contents
  • Introduction / Sophie Saint-Just and Toni Pressley-Sanon
  • History is Too Important to Leave to Hollywood: Colonialism, Genocide and Memory in the Films of Raoul Peck / Alyssa Goldstein Sepinwall
  • Disrupting conventional film structure: letters, voice-over, and traumatic irruption in Raoul Peck's films / Joëlle Vitiello
  • "My story is not a nice story": Sometimes in April (2005) and the Rwandan genocide film / Jane M. Bryce
  • Framing the dispersal in diaspora: Raoul Peck, transnational filmmaker / Sophie Saint-Just
  • On the edge of silence: l(in)-imaginable and gendered representations of the Rwandan genocide from photography to Raoul Peck's Sometimes in April / Myriam J.A. Chancy
  • Haitian national identity and gender in Raoul Peck's Moloch tropical / Tama Hamilton-Wray
  • Interrogating images: Lumumba: death of a prophet as reflexive autobiographical documentary / Rachel Gabara
  • Postcolonialism and the poetics of pragmatism: Raoul Peck's Fatal assistance and Alain Resnais's Hiroshima mon amour / Alessandra Benedicty-Kokken
  • "Haiti mon amour" / John P. Walsh
  • Lòt Bo and Anba Dlo: the dialectics of Raoul Peck's Désounen: dialogue with death / Toni Pressley-Sanon
  • Politics, masculinity, and apocalyptic memory in L'homme sur les quais / Martin Munro
  • Lessons from the cinema of Raoul Peck / Olivier Barlet; translated by Sophie Saint-Just
  • Stolen images or footnotes: keynote address to the 2013 Haitian Studies Association Conference / Raoul Peck; translated by Sophie Saint-Just
  • "Beyond help?": address by Raoul Peck, Conference on "Beyond aid: from charity to solidarity", Frankfurt, Germany, February 20, 2014 / Raoul Peck; translated by Alyssa Goldstein Sepinwall.
Other information
  • Text in English. Some chapters have been translated into English from French.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Language: Text in English. Some chapters have been translated into English from French.
ISBN
  • 9780739198780
  • 0739198785
Identifying numbers
  • 40025574582
  • LCCN: 2015037559
  • OCLC: 922913734
  • OCLC: 922913734