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The invisible flâneuse? : gender, public space, and visual culture in nineteenth-century Paris

Author: Aruna D'Souza; Tom McDonough
Publisher: Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press, New York, NY : Palgrave 2006 ©2006
Series: Critical perspectives in art history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This collection of essays applies the most current thinking in literature and urban studies to an examination of visual culture of 19th century France - painting, caricature, illustrated magazines,  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aruna D'Souza; Tom McDonough
ISBN: 0719067847 9780719067846 9780719079429 071907942X
OCLC Number: 964788013
Reproduction Notes: Reimpresión de 2008. n2006 enkn
Target Audience: Pregrado
Description: xi, 185 páginas : ilustraciones ; 24 cm
Contents: Gender and the haunting of cities (or, the retirement of the flâneur) / Janet Wolff --
Women in public : the display of femininity in the parks of Paris / Greg M. Thomas --
Dusting the surface, or the bourgeoise, the veil, and Haussmann's Paris / Marni Kessler --
Disorienting Orient : Duret and Guimet, anxious flâneurs in Asia / Ting Chang --
Transcrypts : some notes between pricks / Simon Leung --
Not the flâneur again : reading magazines and living the metropolis around 1880 / Tom Gretton --
The flâneuse in French fin-de-siècle posters : advertising images of modern women in Paris / Ruth E. Iskin --
Why the Impressionists never painted the department store / Aruna D'Souza --
City of strangers / Tom McDonough --
The contemporary flâneuse / Helen Scalway.
Series Title: Critical perspectives in art history.
Responsibility: edited by Aruna D'Souza and Tom McDonough.


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