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[ READ EPUB ] ♊ Lesbian Cinema after Queer Theory ⚑ The unprecedented increase in lesbian representation over the past two decades has, paradoxically, coincided with queer theory s radical transformation of the study of sexuality In Lesbian Cinema after Queer Theory, Clara Bradbury Rance argues that this contradictory context has yielded new kinds of cinematic language through which to give desire visual form By offering close readings of key contemporary films such as Blue Is the Warmest Colour, Water Lilies and Carol alongside a broader filmography encompassing overother films released betweenand , the book provokes new ways of understanding a changing field of representationBradbury Rance resists charting a narrative of representational progress or shoring up the lesbian s categorisation in the newly available terms of the visible Instead, she argues for a feminist framework that can understand lesbianism s queerness Drawing on a provocative theoretical and visual corpus, Lesbian Cinema after Queer Theory reveals the conditions of lesbian legibility in the twenty first century