Dorothy Arzner Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Contemporary Literary Criticism)


Mayne, Judith. Directed by Dorothy Arzner. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 209 p.

Biographical and critical overview of Arzner's life and career, focusing on the relationship between her lifestyle, her films, and her image as a lesbian.


Coleman, John. "Eva's Secret." New Statesman and Society 99, No. 2570 (20 June 1980): 943-44.

Reviews a number of films, including a revival of Christopher Strong, of which he says that "time has pushed this to a pinnacle of camp."


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