A quick tour of the academic analyses of the Lady GaGa/ Beyoncé video for "Telephone" that are cropping up around the internet:
- Tavia Nyong'o, who teaches performance studies at NYU, on Lady GaGa's Lesbian Phallus.
- Judith Halberstam, author of Female Masculinity on the telephone in "Telephone," which includes some interesting background about some of the ladies you see in the video.
- Tavia and Jack together discussing the video.
- Meredith at eartotheground.
Any others? I think this might qualify as an analysis of sorts: