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Disability as visual shorthand: Theme and style in Australian cinema in the 1990s

Ellis, K. (2007) Disability as visual shorthand: Theme and style in Australian cinema in the 1990s. Metro Magazine: Media & Education Magazine, 152 . pp. 135-139.

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Abstract

Australian national cinema during the 1990s presented films that constructed disability within a personal tragedy model thereby excluding disability from Australian national identity. The individualization of disability is a national project, which encourages the continued subordination of disabled people.

Item Type: Journal Article
Publisher: Australian Teachers of Media
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/9348
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