Homologies of space: Text and spectatorship in all-male adult theaters

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Abstract

This article examines spectatorship in all-male adult theaters through an adaptation of the work of Siegfried Kracauer, a reading of Jerry Douglas's film The Back Row (1972), and ethnographic research on three prominent adult cinemas in the United States.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)50-65
Number of pages16
JournalCinema Journal
Volume45
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2005

Keywords

  • movies
  • pornography
  • theater
  • cubicles
  • performing artists
  • pleasure
  • motion picture industry
  • bookstores
  • film studies
  • ethnography

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Visual Arts and Performing Arts

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