Essays on Women's Artistic and Cultural Contributions 1919-1939: Expanded Social Roles for the New Woman Following the First World War (New ed.)

Essays on Women's Artistic and Cultural Contributions 1919-1939: Expanded Social Roles for the New Woman Following the First World War (New ed.)

By: Anna Novakov (editor), Paula Birnbaum (editor)Hardback

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Preface by Flavia Marcello; General Introduction - Paula Birnbaum and Anna Novakov; Part I: Reconfiguring Childhood; Marching Teams and Modern Girls: Bodies and Culture in Interwar New Zealand - Charlotte Macdonald; Gender and Generational Identity: Camp Fire Girls and Cultural Production in the Interwar Years - Jennifer Helgren; Deconstructing Girlhood: Claude Cahun's "Sophie la Symboliste" - Jennifer L. Shaw; Part II: Modernity and Visual Culture; Weimar Cultural Production: Visual Pleasure and Radical Critique in the Work of Hannah Hoch - Melissa Johnson; Modern Madonnas and Working Mothers - Paula Birnbaum; Modern Girls, Working Women, and Housewives: Japanese Women Artists in the Interwar Years - Laura W. Allen; Part III: Re-Imagining Gender and Race; Pool and the Production of Cinema, Sexuality, and Race during the Interwar Era - Tirza True Latimer; Frida Kahlo, American Nationalism, and The New Mestiza Woman - Celia S. Stahr; Passion and Valor in Malvina Hoffman's Sculptures from the Interwar Years - Susan Martis; Part IV: Craftswomen and National Identity; "The Fabric of the Nation's Art": Women's Appropriation of Aboriginal Textile Motifs during the Interwar Period in British Columbia - Tusa Shea; Foreign Treasures: Elizabeth Ginno's Costume Etchings at the 1940 Exposition on Treasure Island - Heather A. Vaughan; Part V: Women and Public Spaces; The Bobbed Builder: Women Architects in the Weimar Republic - Despina Stratigakos; A Bath in the Surf: Ivana Tomljenovic's Interwar Street Photographs - Anna Novakov; Hobo Girls: The Inauspicious Working Girl and Ideal Fluidity - Stephanie Ellis; Contributors; Bibliography; Index.

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  • ISBN13: 9780773448070
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 288
  • ID: 9780773448070
  • ISBN10: 0773448071
  • edition: New ed.

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