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Silence of the Lambs

A feminist look at the film The Silence of the Lambs

Amanda Scheibner

on 23 April 2010

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Transcript of Silence of the Lambs

Clarice Starling: A Feminist Perspective
Cries after encounter with Miggs
Repulsed during autopsy
Has emotional connections with victims
Notices minute details
Masculine Qualities Feminine Qualities Does not wear make-up
Investigates alone
Challenges authority
Logically solves puzzles presented by Lecter Relationships Two serial killers, Buffalo Bill and Dr. Hannibal Lecter
Jack Crawford
Her father
Ardelia Mapp Sexual Advances Dr. Chilton
Dr. Lecter
Entomologist Decision to Erase Clarice's Love Life See character as a human, not as a sex object
Linda Mizejewski, feminist film studies professor at Ohio State University "Your Self"
"We covet what we see every day." Relinquishes Authority? Flirts with Dr. Chilton to gain access to Lecter
Quid Pro Quo Relationship
Judith Halberstam concerns Attention to Detail Finds secret hiding places
Nail polish
Foreign object in the victim's mouth Puzzle Solver ajhrgakjfh
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