JUMP CUT
A REVIEW OF CONTEMPORARY MEDIA

Buck

A stalker’s odyssey: arrested development, gay desire, and queer comedy in Chuck&Buck

Carter Soles

Carter Soles is a Ph.D. candidate in the Film Studies Structured Emphasis Program at the University of Oregon. His scholarly interests include queer film and media theory, psychoanalysis, and the comedy and horror genres. His dissertation, which has recently been awarded a research grant by the University of Oregonís Center on Diversity and Community, explores the queerness of the film comedies of Kevin Smith. Please feel free to contact the author by email at csoles1@uoregon.edu.