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January 31 (Conference)

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Department
English (Arts)
Course
ENGL 381
Professor
Paula Derdiger
Semester
Winter

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January 31, 2013 The Lost Weekend Conference Clip: First scene of The Lost Weekend  Realism o The room is familiar o Nothing seems unrealistic  Expressionism o Strong reaction to liquids o Country as a place of recovery o Orchestral background music is jarring in Don’s small bedroom Image: Alcohol hanging out the window  Contrast to realist scene  Bottle hanging out the window mediates our perspective o Hanging comes off menacing  Hanging by a thread/noose Image: Bottle in the light fixture  Bottle hanging over the protagonist o Invokes the idea of verticality – the bottle has power over them o The bottle is somet
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