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Screening Integration : Sylvie Durmelat : 9780803228252

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As is sometimes the case with anthologies, the clarity of the essays is varied. Screening Integration provides a much-needed reference for those interested in comprehending the complex shifts in twenty-first-century French cinema and in the multicultural social formations that have become an integral part of contemporary France in the new millennium. Vinay Swamy is an associate professor of French and Francophone studies at Vassar College and the author of Interpreting the Republic: Marginalization and Belonging in Contemporary French Novels and Films. These films, as Carrie Tarr would put it, reframe difference in order to highlight the ways in which France's self-conception as a nation state sometimes occludes certain identifications articulated by marginalized individuals and groups. Screening Integration provides a much-needed reference for those interested in comprehending the complex shifts in twenty-first-century French cinema and in the multicultural social formations that have become an integral part of contemporary France in the new millennium. Starting with these fundamental questions, this talk focuses on three historical moments from the late 1980s through the 2010s to consider how so-called Beur filmmaking foregrounded models of integrating North African immigrants and their descendants into the folds of the French Republic. Vinay Swamy is an associate professor of French and Francophone studies at Vassar College and the author of Interpreting the Republic: Marginalization and Belonging in Contemporary French Novels and Films.

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Screening Integration: Recasting Maghrebi Immigration in Contemporary France

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An all-inclusive gesture, in order to level the playing field, can run the risk of diluting the importance and specificities of the conflicted politics and encounters many of which have to do precisely with questions of speaking for and about space that emanate from the various francophone postcolonial discourses. The impact of this globalization of the economy on cultural values, and thus, identities as such, is the subject of much discussion. Don't Touch the White Woman: La journee de la jupe or Feminism at the Service of Islamophobia Genevieve Sellier 9. Similarly, descendants of immigrants from Morocco, Algeria, and Tunisia have gained mainstream recognition as filmmakers and as the subject of films. And what role does Cinema-as-cultural-product have in forming a nation? The first collective volume on this topic, Screening Integration offers a sustained critical analysis of this cinema. Screening Integration brings together established scholars in the fields of postcolonial, Francophone, and film studies to address the latest developments in this cinematic production. In particular, contributors evaluate how Maghrebi films have come to participate in, promote, and, at the same time, critique France's integration.

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Les auteurs se concentrent spĂ©cifiquement sur la vision complexe de l'intĂ©gration que dĂ©veloppent les films de la diaspora maghrĂ©bine. By juxtaposing the eighteenth century playwright Marivaux's play Le Jeu de l'amour et du hasard and the street slang of the Parisian banlieues, L'Esquive puts into question the very divide between high and low cultures. A Space of Their Own? Other essays include articles on Montaigne's Essais Colin Dixon , Aristotle and Renaissance travel narratives Todd Reeser , Le sopha by CrĂ©billion Fils Sharon Diane Nell , La bĂȘte humaine by Zola Michael Lastinger La petite Fadette by George Sand James Hamilton , the writer as nomad in Le ClĂ©zio's works Isa Van Acker , a well-argued essay on MĂ©rimĂ©e's Carmen David Ellison , and a thorough exploration of Perec's urban Parisian geography by Derek Schilling. Re Casting Sami Bouajila: An Ambiguous Model of Integration, Belonging, and Citizenship Murray Pratt and Denis M. These authors explore the emergence of various genres that recast the sometimes fossilized idea of ethnic difference.

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Screening Integration by Sylvie Durmelat · OverDrive (Rakuten OverDrive): eBooks, audiobooks and videos for libraries

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Acknowledgments Introduction Sylvie Durmelat and Vinay Swamy 1. In particular, as a basis for a discussion of these issues, I will argue that intuitive understanding of the interaction between various identificatory models that the protagonists wield helps them navigate through different social hierarchies. The first collective volume on this topic, Screening Integration offers a sustained critical analysis of this cinema. He demonstrates how all these works put pressure, in a variety of ways, on an unacknowledged understanding of the institutional positions. In so doing, many of these films call into question the French model of integration by highlighting the extent to which socio-political and ideological factors have a hand in marginalizing these individuals.

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Vinay Swamy: Department of French and Italian

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My analysis centers around one case study: the 1986 British film My Beautiful Laundrette directed by Stephen Frears, for which Hanif Kureishi wrote the screenplay. I will examine the not-so implicit claim made by Kureishi, that a well-defined sense of the nation-state—instituted hitherto as a permanent, organic entity—is no longer a viable model in the context of contemporary postcolonial British society. Research in African Literatures 35. At present, he is working on a book-length study tentatively entitled Interpreting the Republic: Marginalization and Belonging in Contemporary French Novels and Films. Repackaging the Banlieues: Malik Chibane's La trilogie urbaine Vinay Swamy Filmography Contributors Index. While one observes in L'Esquive many of the hallmarks of other banlieue films before it, this film nevertheless sets itself apart in the way it reframes the relationship between high and popular culture through its explicit and very conscious use of language. He is also the editor, with Sylvie Durmelat Georgetown University , of Screening Integration: Recasting Maghrebi Immigration in Contemporary France, a collection of essays on French cinema forthcoming from the University of Nebraska Press.

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Vinay Swamy

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Stuart Hall and Alan Sinfield are two critics who engage in. Rachid Bouchareb's Indigenes: Political or Ethical Event of Memory? Class Acts: Education, Gender, and Integration in Recent French Cinema Carrie Tarr 8. Don't Touch the White Woman: La journee de la jupe or Feminism at the Service of Islamophobia Genevieve Sellier 9. In particular, contributors evaluate how Maghrebi films have come to participate in, promote, and, at the same time, critique France's integration. Screening Integration brings together established scholars in the fields of postcolonial, Francophone, and film studies to address the latest developments in this cinematic production.

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Vinay Swamy: Department of French and Italian

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The first collective volume on this topic, Screening Integration offers a sustained critical analysis of this cinema. L'émergence au sein de cette production d'une multiplicité de genres fait éclater le concept figé de différence ethnique. Sylvie Durmelat is an associate professor of French and Francophone studies at Georgetown University. These authors explore the emergence of various genres that recast the sometimes fossilized idea of ethnic difference. Similarly, descendants of immigrants from Morocco, Algeria, and Tunisia have gained mainstream recognition as filmmakers and as the subject of films. These authors explore the emergence of various genres that recast the sometimes fossilized idea of ethnic difference.

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Screening Integration by Sylvie Durmelat · OverDrive (Rakuten OverDrive): eBooks, audiobooks and videos for libraries

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The first collective volume on this topic, Screening Integration offers a sustained critical analysis of this cinema. Les immigrants maghrĂ©bins et leurs descendants occupent une place importante dans la France multiculturelle d'aujourd'hui. Swamy examines the different tactics of identification deployed in works ranging from early 'romans beurs' by Azouz Begag, Farida Belghoul and Soraya Nini, and Allah Superstar, the 2003 satirical novel by Y. Rachid Bouchareb's Indigenes: Political or Ethical Event of Memory? Screening Integration provides a much-needed reference for those interested in comprehending the complex shifts in twenty-first-century French cinema and in the multicultural social formations that have become an integral part of contemporary France in the new millennium. Premier ouvrage Ă  traiter ce sujet, Les Ă©crans de l'intĂ©gration prĂ©sente une analyse critique de ce cinĂ©ma, Ă©laborĂ©e selon une variĂ©tĂ© d'approches, mĂȘlant l'histoire et la critique du cinĂ©ma aux Ă©tudes postcoloniales francophones.

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Screening Integration by Sylvie Durmelat, Vinay Swamy

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Re-Visions of the Algerian War of Independence: Writing the Memories of Algerian Immigrants into French Cinema Sylvie Durmelat 6. The intended scope of the volume is also, however, one of its weaker points. In the process, these essays reflect on the conditions that allowed for the burgeoning of this cinema in the first place, as well as on the social changes the films delineate. Hidden Islam: The Role of the Religious in Beur and Banlieue Cinema Michel Cade 3. North African immigrants, once confined to France's social and cultural margins, have become a strong presence in France's national life.

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Screening Integration: Recasting Maghrebi Immigration in Contemporary France

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In the process, these essays reflect on the conditions that allowed for the burgeoning of this cinema in the first place, as well as on the social changes the films delineate. Vinay Swamy is an associate professor of French and Francophone studies at Vassar College and the author of Interpreting the Republic: Marginalization and Belonging in Contemporary French Novels and Films. While citizenship and belonging can be, and indeed are, interpreted differently depending on the socio-cultural and political context, it is the foundational universalist republican principle of egalitarianism that has remained the sacred cow of French society. Re Casting Sami Bouajila: An Ambiguous Model of Integration, Belonging, and Citizenship Murray Pratt and Denis M. Interpreting the Republic focuses on contemporary French literary and cinematic works 1986-2003 that reflect on what it means to belong to a nation such as France by giving voice to those who find themselves marginalized by French society. Turning Integration Inside Out: How Johnny the Frenchman Became Abdel Bachir the Arab Grocer in Il etait une fois dans l'oued Hakim Abderrezak 5.

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