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    Geopolitics of the Visible: Essays on Philippine Film Cultures

    Edited by  Rolando Tolentino

    Winner, Gintong Aklat Award, Art and Architecture, 2002
    An anthology of essays about Philippine cinema, which takes off from the post?World War II detente foreign policy of the United States to illuminate issues of transparency of power and power relations. The book seeks to answer questions like: How has the visible image been constructed such that it implicates issues of colonial, imperial, and nationalist representations and discourses? How has geopolitics, the mobilization of a global discourse of capital, liberal democracy, and modernity been rendered in the Philippines?
    Quezon City: Ateneo de Manila University Press, 2000
    ISBN: 971-550-358-6
    384 pages

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