Home / Books/Magazines / Nazisploitation! The Nazi Image In Low-Brow Cinema And Culture (2012) Softcover Book PRE-LOVED Nazisploitation! The Nazi Image In Low-Brow Cinema And Culture (2012) Softcover Book PRE-LOVED$50.00 Nazisploitation! examines past intersections of National Socialism and popular cinema and the recent reemergence of this imagery in contemporary visual culture. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, films such as Love Camp 7 and Ilsa, She-Wolf of the SS introduced and reinforced the image of Nazis as master paradigms of evil in what film theorists deem the ‘sleaze’ film. More recently, Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds, as well as video games such as Call of Duty: World at War, have reinvented this iconography for new audiences. In these works, the violent Nazi becomes the hyperbolic caricature of the “monstrous feminine” or the masculine sadist. Power-hungry scientists seek to clone the Führer, and Nazi zombies rise from the grave. The history, aesthetic strategies, and political implications of such translations of National Socialism into the realm of commercial, low brow, and ‘sleaze’ visual culture are the focus of this book. The contributors examine when and why the Nazisploitation genre emerged as it did, how it establishes and violates taboos, and why this iconography resonates with contemporary audiences. Out of stock SKU: DUA001 Category: Books/Magazines Tags: books (exploitation cinema), nazis, nazisploitation Description Additional information Reviews (0) Description CONDITION Pre-Loved (almost new condition) EDITORS Daniel H. Magilow, Elizabeth Bridges, Kristin T. Vander Lugt COUNTRY OF ORIGIN UK/USA PUBLISHER A&C Black YEAR OF PUBLICATION 2012 FORMAT Softcover, colour cover, b&w pages, illustrated NO. OF PAGES 328 ISBN 9781441183590 Additional information Weight 0.3 kg Dimensions 22.8 × 15.3 × 1.9 cm Reviews There are no reviews yet. Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review. Related products Fangoria #26 (1983) The Hunger, Herschell Gordon Lewis, Ted V. Mikels $30.00 Add to cart Fangoria #2 (1979) Phantasm, Prophecy, War Of The Worlds $50.00 Add to cart Fangoria #6 (1980) Friday The 13th, The Empire Strikes Back, George A. Romero $50.00 Add to cart
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