Big Screen: Now, Voyager

5/3/2023; 37 minutes

Patrice Petro and E. Ann Kaplan discuss Irving Rapper's classic 1942 melodrama, Now, Voyager. Together, Petro and Kaplan situate the film historically in the context of the Second World War and the changing dynamics of the domestic and public spheres. They also address the film's unique depiction of psychiatry and psychoanalysis, and consider its complex representation of mother-daughter relationships. Recorded on 01/31/2023. (#38776)

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