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Unformatted text preview: o Constructed subject, sliding signifiers preference for copy and reflexivity superficial o Cynicism, hip attitude o Schizophrenic experience-disunified, reality/unreality, no log/linear, hybrid genres o Heterogeneity-other unbalance LIST IN DISCSSION characteristics o 1. Tenuous hold on reality-reality isnt important o 2. Erasure of distinction between high/low culture pop o 3. Pastiche o 4. Nostalgia o 5. Representations of representations o 6. Loss of feeling/depth o 7. Heterogeneity (not unity) o 8. hip or cynical attitude o 9. Schizophrenic experience o see capitialism play out Fargo 1. true story 2. heavy themes-black comedy-midwest, reputable directors, comedy (high-low) 3. pastiche-new spin on detective thriller 4. dont feel bad, dont care its not true, violent black comedy 5. heterogeneity-marge and old friend 6. black comedy-pregnant detective 7. shizo?...
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- Fall '09