An Intimate Distance: Women, Artists and the Body

An Intimate Distance: Women, Artists and the Body

by Rosemary Betterton
     
 

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ISBN-10: 041511084X

ISBN-13: 9780415110846

Pub. Date: 11/19/1996

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

An Intimate Distance considers a wide range of visual images of women in the context of current debates which centre around the body, including reproductive science, questions of ageing and death and the concept of 'body horror' in relation to food, consumption and sex. A feminist reclamation of these images suggests how the permeable boundaries between the

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An Intimate Distance considers a wide range of visual images of women in the context of current debates which centre around the body, including reproductive science, questions of ageing and death and the concept of 'body horror' in relation to food, consumption and sex. A feminist reclamation of these images suggests how the permeable boundaries between the female body and technology, nature and culture are being crossed in the work of women artists.

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ISBN-13:
9780415110846
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/19/1996
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.75(d)

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