Writing about Barbara Hammer


Boaden, James. “Revisiting Brakhage 2: Barbara Hammer and the ‘Harpies’.” LUX Artists’ Moving Image Blog, September 17, 2013, www.lux.org.uk/blog/revisiting-brakhage-2-barbara-hammer-and-‘harpies’.
Keller, Sarah. “‘Art Is Energy’: Barbara Hammer Speaks with Sarah Keller about the State of Experimental Cinema after Maya Deren.” The International Journal of Screendance 3 (Fall 2013): 61-71. 
Perovic, Lydia.
“The Evolution of Lesbian Desire.” Daily Xtra, March 21, 2013, http://dailyxtra.com/toronto/the-evolution-lesbian-desire.
Røed, Kjetil. “Kunst Retrospektiv: Barbara Hammer.” Aftenposten, November 20, 2013. (in Norwegian)
Stoltenberg, Hanna.
Hammertime.” Norway Review, December 2013. (in Norwegian)
Thériault, Anne.
“Resisting Paradise: A Q&A with Barbara Hammer.” Shameless Mag Blog, April 1, 2013, http://shamelessmag.com/blog/entry/resisting-paradise-a-qa-with-barbara-hammer.
Tranouli, Eleni. “About Maya Deren’s Sink.” The International Journal of Screendance 3 (Fall 2013): 61-71.


Youmans, Greg. “Performing Essentialism,” 2012
Comer, Stuart. “Barbara Hammer and Stuart Comer in Conversation with Auto Italia.” Auto Italia South East Blog, July 17, 2012, http://autoitaliasoutheast.org/blog/news/2012/07/17/barbara-hammer-and-stuart-comer-in-conversation-with-auto-italia-part-1/.
Olszewska, Barbara. “L’ordinaire et sa transformation esthétique.” (Université de Compiègne, 2012).  (in French)
Rhodes, John David. “Film is Thinking: A Conversation Across Distance.” World Picture Journal 7 (2012).


Christy, Matt. “The Way We Move.” Art Papers: An Index to Contemporary Art’s Imminent History (2011): 51.


Langer, Cassandra. “ARTIST’S PROFILE: Barbara Hammer Reflects on a Life of Filmmaking.” Gay & Lesbian Review (September-October 2010): 46-47.
Utroske, Deanna.
“Films for the Feminist Classroom,” 2010.
Osterweil, Ara. “A Body Is Not a Metaphor. Barbara Hammer’s X-Ray Vision,” 2010.


Pagán, Alberte. “As constants vitais de Barbara Hammer.” A Nosa Terra, November 5-11, 2009. (in Galician)


Koebel, Caroline. “Barbara Hammer: Una presencia necesaria/A necessary presence.” Festival Internacional de cine lésbico y gai de Madrid/Madrid´s International Lesbian and Gay Film Festival, Madrid, Spain (2008): 114-115.  (in Spanish and English) 


Davies, Jon. “On Screen: Barbara Hammer.” Daily Xtra, June 5, 2007, www.dailyxtra.com/toronto/arts-and-entertainment/screen-barbara-hammer.


Handelman, Michelle. “INTERVIEW: Barbara Hammer Teaches (and Titillates with) ‘History Lessons’.” Indiewire, October 25, 2001, www.indiewire.com/article/interview_barbara_hammer_teaches_and_titillates_with_history_lessons.
Marcus, Sara. “Hammer Time.” Philadelphia Citypaper, July 5, 2001, www.citypaper.net/articles/070501/cov.filmfest.hammer.shtml?print=1.


Haug, Kate. “Femme Experimentale Interviews with Carolee Schneemann, Barbara Hammer, and Chick Strand.” Wide Angle 21.1 (1998): 1-19.
Haug, Kate.
“Barbara Hammer Bibliography,” 1998.


Nelson, Rob. “To Be Real.” Citypages, January 24, 1996, www.citypages.com/1996-01-24/movies/to-be-real/.


Willis, Holly. “Uncommon History: An Interview with Barbara Hammer.” Film Quarterly 47.4 (Summer 1994): 7-13.


DiFeliciantonio, Tina. “Profiles and Positions: Barbara Hammer.” Bomb Magazine 43 (Spring 1993): 22-24.


Bornstein, Kate. “Holy Hammer!” Bay Area Reporter, February 21, 1991.
Gann, Kyle. “Just a Headline.” Village Voice, April 9, 1991.
Guthmann, Edward. “A Rennaissance Man Gets His Due.” San Francisco Chronicle, February 24, 1991.


Gorbman, Claudia. “Barbara Hammer’s Recent Work: Body Displaced, Body Discovered.” Jump Cut 32 (April 1987): 12-14.


Weiss, Andrea. Women I Love & Double Strength: Lesbian Cinema and Romantic Love.” Jump Cut: A Review of Contemporary Media (March 1981): 30.
Zita, Jacquelyn. “The Films of Barbara Hammer : Counter-Currencies of a Lesbian Iconography.” Jump Cut: A Review of Contemporary Media (March 1981): 31-32.

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