“How old is mae west?”: Mnemotechnics, female Female impersonation, and the eunarchy in Hitchcock

Tom Cohen

Abstract


The article addresses the issue of female impersonation in Hitchcock’s work, stressing the director’s focus on the performative nature of gender and his view
that gender positions are fabricated.

Keywords


Hitchcock – film criticism – gender positions



DOI: https://doi.org/10.5007/%25x

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