Mabel Normand + Data-Acts: The Digital Scholarly Essay Enacting the "Scandal" of Mabel...

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  • Wri$ng Con$ngency: Data-Acts The Digital Scholarly Essay

    Enac$ng the Scandal of Mabel Normand Vicki Callahan, [email protected]

  • BREAKING THE FRAME hHp://scalar.usc.edu/nehvectors/vicki-callahan/index

  • Mabel Normand by C.D. Gibson

    Fashion and Performance: From the Gibson Girls Cool Detachment to a Performance of Infelici$es

  • INTERLOCUTORS

    Opening Frame Invites Dialogue

  • A (Quick) Taxonomy of Performance: Melodrama/Declara$ve Statements

    Birth of a Na+on, 1915

  • Hamilton King, Adver$sement for Coca cola

  • The Gibson Girl Poses, Not Models: Mickey

  • A Fine Romance: The Infelicitous Marriage and Performance of Mabel Normand

  • PATHS OF FASHION: SOCIAL HISTORY> NEITHER VICTORIAN OR NEW WOMAN PERFORMANCE> NEITHER THEATRE OR CINEMA AESTHETICS> NEITHER REALIST OR FANTASY NARRATIVE> DISRUPTIVE CLASSICAL AND ROMANTIC LINES NARRATION/NARRATOR> IRONIC/DETACHED, UNDERMINES NARRATIVE SINGULARITY

    Vertical Inter-disciplinarity: Not additive or parallel tracks (film + cultural history) but investigation layered through multiple elements: Text, Still, Moving Image, other Archives. Each element does not fill in or replace but informs and then moves into another plane of exploration.

  • ETHICS AND EPISTEMOLOGY IN POSSIBLE HISTORIES