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Making (shelf) space for VHS: AGFA and the preservation of genre film access copies

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posted on 08.06.2021, 14:05 by Adam Abouaccar
This masters research project, All Kinds of People, All Kinds of Ways, proposes that gender is a constructed concept produced by colonial, capitalist, and patriarchal structures. This is illustrated through a three-channel video installation of the same name that utilizes conversations with two-spirit, Anishinaabe participants whose traditions express the fluidity of gender identity. The research done in this paper further supports these discussions through an analysis of feminist and queer theory, as well as a look at various cultures around the world that have similar understandings of non-fixed gender.

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Language

eng

Degree

Master of Arts

Program

Film and Photography Preservation and Collections Management

Granting Institution

Ryerson University

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