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Accessorizing the body : habits of being i

Accessorizing the body : habits of being i

Author: Cristina Giorcelli; Paula Rabinowitz
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2011
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

What the smallest detail of dress reveals about gender, sexuality, race, politics, and aesthetics.


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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Accessorizing the body.
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2011
(DLC) 2010036990
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Cristina Giorcelli; Paula Rabinowitz
ISBN: 9780816675784 0816675783 9780816675791 0816675791 9780816676682 0816676682
OCLC Number: 897051830
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 249 p.) illustrations
Contents: Preface and AcknowledgmentsClothing, Dress, Fashion: An ArcadeIntroduction: Accessorizing the Modern(ist) Body, by Cristina Giorcelli1. No Frills, No-Body, Nobody, by Manuela Fraire2. The Cult of Femininity, Micol Fontana, conversing with Cristina Giorcelli3. Fashion's Model Bodies: A Genealogy, by Paola Colaiacomo4. Wearing the Body over the Dress: Sonia Delaunay's Fashionable Clothes, by Cristina Giorcelli5. Futurist Accessories, by Franca Zoccoli6. Coco, Zelda, Sara, Daisy, and Nicole: Accessories for New Ways of Being a Woman, by Martha Banta7. Precious Objects: Laura Riding, Her Tiara, and the Petrarchan Muse, by Becky Peterson8. Spanish Women's Clothing during the Long Postwar Period (1937-1950), by Giuliana Di Febo9. The Yellow Star Accessorized: Ironic Discourse in Fatelessness by Imre Kertesz, by Zsofia Ban10. Terra Divisa/Terra Divina (T/E/A/R), by Maria Damon11. Black Hattitude, by Jeffrey C. Stewart12. Barbara Stanwyck's Anklet: The Other Shoe, by Paula Rabinowitz13. Fetishizing the Goods in the Cinematic Jewel, by Vito Zagarrio14. Enchanted Sandals: Italian Shoes and the Post-World War II International Scene, by Vittoria C. CaratozzoloConclusion: In Closing/Close Clothing, by Paula RabinowitzContributors
Responsibility: Cristina Giorcelli and Paula Rabinowitz, editors


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