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Paglia, Camille 1947-

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Sexual personae by Camille Paglia( Book )

77 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 4,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From ancient Egypt through the nineteenth century, Sexual Personae explores the provocative connections between art and pagan ritual; between Emily Dickinson and the Marquis de Sade; between Lord Byron and Elvis Presley. It ultimately challenges the cultural assumptions of both conservatives and traditional liberals. 47 photographs
Sex, art, and American culture : essays by Camille Paglia( Book )

35 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty of Paglia's out-spoken essays on contemporary issues in America's ongoing cultural debate such as Anita Hill, Robert Mapplethorpe, the beauty myth, and the decline of education in America
Break, blow, burn by Camille Paglia( Book )

21 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 1,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America's premier intellectual provocateur explores and celebrates a series of great poems of the Western tradition, including some surprising discoveries of her own. She brings new energy and insight to our understanding of poems we already know, such as masterpieces by Shakespeare, Donne, Shelley, Dickinson, Lowell, and Plath. She leads us to appreciate the artistry of writers with whom we may not be familiar, such as Chuck Wachtel and Wanda Coleman. And she hails the songwriter Joni Mitchell as a major contemporary poet. Daring, erudite, entertaining, and infused throughout with Paglia's inimitable style and passion, this book--and the dazzling mind behind it--will entice readers to begin or renew a passionate engagement with poetry
Glittering images : a journey through art from Egypt to Star Wars by Camille Paglia( Book )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An enthralling journey through Western art's defining moments, from the ancient Egyptian tomb of Queen Nefertari to George Lucas's volcano planet duel in "Revenge of the Sith."
Vamps & tramps : new essays by Camille Paglia( Book )

35 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En samling af den amerikanske filosof Camille Paglias kritiske essays om USAs kønspolitik
Free women, free men : sex, gender, feminism by Camille Paglia( Book )

18 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the fiery intellectual provocateur: a brilliant essay collection that both celebrates and challenges modern feminism--from motherhood to Madonna, football to Friedan, stilettos to Steinem. When Camille Paglia first burst onto the scene with her best-selling Sexual Personae, she established herself as a smart, fearless, and often dissenting voice among feminists. Now, for the first time, her best essays on the subject are gathered together in one concise volume. Whether she's declaring Madonna the future of feminism, asking if men are obsolete, calling for equal opportunity for American women years before the founding of N.O.W., or urging all women to love football, Paglia can always be counted on to get a discussion started. The rock-solid intellectual foundation beneath her fiery words assures her timeless relevance"--
The Birds by Camille Paglia( Book )

26 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Birds (1963) was the first film Alfred Hitchcock made after Psycho. Drawn from a Daphne Du Maurier story as well as contemporary newspaper reports of bird attacks in California, The Birds featured the icy blonde Tippi Hedren in her first starring role. A film about anxiety, sexual power, and the violence of nature, it is quintessential Hitchcock. Camille Paglia, in a virtuoso study, draws together the film's aesthetic, technical and mythical qualities, and analyzes its depiction of gender and family relations.--From publisher description
David Bowie is the subject by David Bowie( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"David Bowie is a pioneering artist and performer whose career has spanned nearly 50 years and brought him international acclaim. He has sold over 140 million albums, and been cited as a major influence on contemporary artists and designers working across the creative arts. This is the first book to be granted access to Bowie's personal archive of performance costume, ephemera and original design artwork by Bowie, and brings it together to present a completely new perspective on his creative work and collaborations. The book traces his career from its beginnings in London, through the breakthroughs of Space Oddity and Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars, and on to his impact on the larger international tradition of twentieth-century avant-garde art. Essays by V & A curators on Bowie's London, image and influence on the fashion world are complemented by Christopher Frayling on film; Howard Goodall on musicology; Camille Paglia on gender and decadence; and Jon Savage on Bowie's relationship with William Burroughs and his fans."--Publisher's description
Pride divide( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the producers of the award-winning Last Call at Maud's, comes this ground breaking exploration of the gender gap between gays and lesbians. Politically united against global homophobia, they are poles apart on many life issues. Oddly enough, their struggle of male versus female mirrors many traditional conflicts inherent to straight relationships. The gay and lesbian community is not immune to gender conditioning. Here is the classic battle of the sexes from a totally new perspective, leavened with humor. The film looks at the issues around male domination versus female submission; promiscuousness versus commitment; exaltation of the body versus the spirit; AIDS versus breast cancer support. We hear about the subtle chauvinism by gay activists who excluded lesbians from their political and social life, especially in the conformist 1950s. Now, however, both sides seem willing to discuss these differences openly. Individuals involved in this dialogue include Martin Duberman, Barney Frank, Barbara Gittings, Simon LeVay, Camille Paglia and others. This lively film is sure to rouse discussion. A presentation of the Independent Television Service with funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting
Are men obsolete? : Rosin and Dowd vs. Moran and Paglia : the Munk debate on gender by Maureen Dowd( Book )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the first time in history, will it be better to be a woman than a man in the upcoming century? The twelfth semi-annual Munk Debate pits renowned author and editorHanna Rosin and Pulitzer Prizewinning columnist Maureen Dowd against New York Timesbestselling author Caitlin Moran and academic trailblazer Camille Paglia to debate one of the biggest socio-economic phenomena of our time the relative decline of the power and status of men in the workplace, in the family, and society at large. Men have traditionally been the dominant sex. But now, for the first time, a host of indicators suggests that women not only are achieving equality with men, but are fast emerging as the more successful sex of the species. Whether in education, employment, personal health, or child rearing, statistics point to a rise in the status and power of women at home, in the workplace, and in traditional male bastions such as politics. But are men, and the age-old power structures associated with maleness, permanently in decline? With women increasingly demonstrating their ability to have it all while men lag behind, the Munk Debate on gender tackles the essential socio-economic question: Are men obsolete?
Female misbehavior( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first film ... is a confrontation with the infamous author of 'Sexual Personae' Camille Paglia. The second film ... is an inside look at Annie Sprinkle, porn star, performance artist and sexual diva. The third film ... centers on an S & M practitioner, Carol, and her use of pain as pleasure. The final film ... is the story of a transexual's journey from female to male"--Container
Die Masken der Sexualität by Camille Paglia( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in German and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The race to the White House( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On November 4, 2008, Americans will choose their forty-fourth president. The wide-open primaries and presidential campaign have revolved around two of the most historically contentious issues in U.S. politics: race and the use of American power abroad." "Is America ready to elect an African American president? Or, for that matter, a woman? How will both parties re-imagine America's role in the world in the aftermath of the botched occupation of Iraq? And what are the implications for Canada of a Democratic or Republican victory?" "This book offers a written record of the talks that Camille Paglia, Shelby Steele, James Carville, and David Gergen gave, complete with the spirited, probing question and answer periods that followed."--Jacket
Two Views on Feminism( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Wattenberg talks with Catharine MacKinnon, Christina Sommer, and Camille Paglia about their views on feminism
Der Krieg der Geschlechter : Sex, Kunst und Medienkultur by Camille Paglia( Book )

5 editions published in 1993 in German and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sexual personae : arte e decadenza da Nefertiti a Emily Dickinson by Camille Paglia( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Has Feminism Gone Too Far?( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features an interview with two dissenting voices in modern feminism, Camille Paglia and Christina Sommers. Includes an analysis of the current state and popular perception of American feminism
Introduction à personas sexuelles by Camille Paglia( )

4 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"La personne occidentale est chargée de personas sexuelles . Cette introduction se lit comme un essai philosophique, un pamphlet incisif contre l’orthodoxie, un plaidoyer pour une vision élargie de la réalité, puis un éloge de la pulsion artistique et de la dissidence. Sexe, violence, nature et art hantent le drame millénaire de la vie humaine, au centre duquel se joue le conflit entre les sexes."--Page 4 de la couverture
Sex and violence, or nature and art by Camille Paglia( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judy by Judy Garland( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Sex, art, and American culture : essays
Sex, art, and American culture : essaysBreak, blow, burnVamps & tramps : new essaysThe BirdsThe race to the White HouseSexual personae : arte e decadenza da Nefertiti a Emily Dickinson
Alternative Names
Camille Paglia Ameerika Ühendriikide kirjanik

Camille Paglia American writer

Camille Paglia Amerikaans kunsthistorica

Camille Paglia écrivaine américaine

Camille Paglia escriptora estatunidenca

Camille Paglia escritora estadounidense

Camille Paglia Escritora y profesora norteamericana

Camille Paglia saggista, antropologa e sociologa statunitense

Camille Paglia scriitoare americană

Camille Paglia US-amerikaansch Politikerin

Camille Paglia US-amerikanische Kunst- und Kulturhistorikerin

Camille Paglia usona verkisto

Camille Paglia yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija

Camille Pagliaová

Paglia, Camille-Anna

Paglia, Camille Anna, 1947-

Камилла Палья американская писательница

Камилль Паглия

קמיל פגליה סופרת אמריקאית

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