Smoke gets in your eyes: re-reading gender in the "nostalgia film"

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Smith, Frances;
(2018)

Upon its release, American Graffiti (George Lucas, 1973) was much admired by critics and audiences alike. Yet, in subsequent years, the film became known for its supposed “flattening of history,” and celebration of patriarchal values. This article demonstrates that such... View more
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