Laconia: 1,200 Tweets on Film

Laconia: 1,200 Tweets on Film By Masha Tupitsyn, Laconia Tweets on Film In today s surplus world of communication overload and cultural clutter writer and cultural critic Masha Tupitsyn turns to the media matrix of Twitter to explore the changing ways that we construct a
  • Title: Laconia: 1,200 Tweets on Film
  • Author: Masha Tupitsyn
  • ISBN: 9781846946080
  • Page: 397
  • Format: Paperback
  • Laconia: 1,200 Tweets on Film By Masha Tupitsyn, In today s surplus world of communication overload and cultural clutter, writer and cultural critic Masha Tupitsyn turns to the media matrix of Twitter to explore the changing ways that we construct and consume narrative.
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    1. Masha Tupitsyn

      youtube watch v UNDWwAnny ante pa012mlsemiotexte documentPagzero books books laconitter lifeasweshowitcitylights book GCOI kqed arts writersblockMASHA TUPITSYN is a writer, cultural critic and multi media artist She is the author of the books Like Someone in Love An Addendum to Love Dog Penny Ante Editions, 2013 Love Dog Penny Ante Editions, 2013 , a multi media art book, LACONIA 1,200 Tweets on Film ZerO Books, 2011 , Beauty Talk Monsters, a collection of film based stories Semiotext e Press, 2007 , the anthology Life As We Show It Writing on Film City Lights, 2009 , and Tarot Diaries, an audio diary and mixtape about fate and future in late capitalism In 2015, she completed Love Sounds, a 24 hour audio essay and history of love in cinema, which concludes an immaterial trilogy Her fiction and criticism have appeared or is forthcoming in numerous anthologies and journals She teaches film and gender studies at The New School in New York City Her blog is mashatupitsyn.tumblrSome reviews of Beauty Talk Monsters In Beauty Talk Monsters, Tupitsyn tosses her never quite named but seemingly consistent female narrator between ages, cities and especially men in this lovely, unconventional debut, but gives her an unalloyed solace in the form of cinemaThe narrator s salvation and distraction are consistently found in film she sees one lover through the prism of Mean Streets wonders if her neediness equates her to the shark in Jaws and riffs on the macho pull of Jack Nicholson or potential insecurities of Tom Cruise She s also fascinated with the idea of beauty and societal perceptions of women, famous and not, and shares her thoughts on cultural touchstones like Nicole Kidman s aesthetic trajectory once a feral garden, now a sewing kit Other pieces here deftly blend real and imagined Hollywood, film theory and thematic narrative, as in Kleptomania, where the narrator looks on as Judy Garland, Diane Keaton and Tippi Hedren s s Hitchcock character, Marnie, compare notes on their lives in a bar The experimental pieces will be buttery popcorn for silver screen junkies, but the traditional, detail rich stories like The Ghost of Berlin make a narrator who s waiting for someone or something to stick memorable Publisher s Weekly The experience of reading Beauty Talk Monsters is humid, intimate, and juicy like spying through a window at a neighbor s television set, it provides both the voyeuristic pleasure of watching a stranger s activity and the familiar flicker of a well known film, now playing in a stranger s psyche Michelle Tea, San Francisco Bay Chronicle Masha Tupitsyn, whose brilliant Beauty Talk Monsters collapses and flits between memoir, film criticism, and fiction, looks at gender construction and desire as filtered through the movies in a way that is different from the way most feminist and queer theorists are reading heteronormativity in pop culture right now It s almost like, where lots of femin

    386 thoughts on “Laconia: 1,200 Tweets on Film”

    1. This books illustrates the mostly unlocked interest that Twitter carries as a platform for aphorism Some really beautiful stuff here I enjoyed the insight into Tupitsyn s consistent perspective on film as she went through a year of viewing The best way to evade being pushed into a other created critical box is to show your depth of perspective and talent of perception Thank God someone finally acquitted social media.


    2. Interesting even for a person like me who views film as form over function Again, I d give this 3.5 stars if I could.


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