The Spatial Construct of Transvestites and Transsexuals in Turkish Cinema
Fish Image as a Phallic Leak in Turkish Cinema
March , 2011
Yusuf and His Women
March , 2011
Primary Language tr
Subjects Art
Journal Section Features
Authors

Author: Yektanurşin DUYAN (Primary Author)
Institution: CUMHURİYET ÜNİVERSİTESİ, İLETİŞİM FAKÜLTESİ
Country: Turkey


Dates Publication Date : May 3, 2019

 

This article discusses the spatial construct of transvestites and transsexuals in Turkish cinema. It analyzes the films Gece Melek ve Bizim Çocuklar, Dönersen Islık Çal, and Güneşi Gördüm to reveal spatial constructs and discuss the relationships of transvestites and transsexuals to space in the films. The significant conclusion of the study shows how transvestites and transsexuals are isolated by space.

Turkish cinema, transvestite, transsexual, space, spatial isolation, cross-dressing

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