Undesirable Owen Land: Continuity and Difference in American Avant-Garde Film

Whitworth, Christian.
2017

Abstract: The American avant-garde filmmaker Owen Land (formerly George Landow, 1944-2011) occupied a marginal position within post-war "structural film." This study seeks to address Land's peripheral inclusion within the movement by examining his use of parody, humor, and citation. Such devices, this text argues, criticize or edify scenes, styles, and figures drawn from a broad history of experim... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Art and Art History.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/012554
ID: tufts:22466
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