publication . Article . 2007

Representasi Homoseksualitas dalam Film Indonesia Kontemporer

Maimunah Maimunah;
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  • Published: 01 Jun 2007 Journal: ATAVISME, volume 10, pages 59-73 (issn: 1410-900X, eissn: 2503-5215, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Balai Bahasa Jawa Timur
<jats:p>This paper examines the emergence of non-normative sexual orientations in contemporary Indonesian films. Unlike the representation of sexuality in New Order Indonesian films, which centred on the female reproductive role and presented the nation as constructed of heterosexual families rather than individual citizens, a number of 200()s Indonesian films can be seen as negotiations of new understandings of sexual diversity and individual subjectivity. These films represent a challenge to monolithic and essentialist constructions of sexuality in Indonesia, and portray characters and situations in ways that seem to fulfil the five selection criteria which Gr...
free text keywords: Transgender, Indonesian, language.human_language, language, Movie theater, business.industry, business, Gender studies, Queer, Subjectivity, Essentialism, Human sexuality, Sociology, Censorship, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common, representation, homosexual, film, Language and Literature, P, Philology. Linguistics, P1-1091, Literature (General), PN1-6790
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