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Porn Chic: Exploring the Contours of Raunch Eroticism. Annette Lynch (Dress, Body, Culture)

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Synopsis:

The mainstreaming of pornographic imagery into fashion and popular culture at the turn of the millennium signalled a dramatic cultural shift in construction of both femininity and masculinity.This engaging book draws from a diverse range of examples from popular tabloids to campus culture to explore expressions and meanings of porn chic.

About the Author

Annette Lynch is a Professor of Textiles and Apparel and the Director of the Center for Violence Prevention at the University of Northern Iowa. She has published two books with Berg: Dress, Gender and Cultural Change, 1999; and Changing Fashion: A Critical Introduction to Trend Analysis and Meaning, 2007.

Nicola Steffen was brought up in Germany where she studied English, Art and Education. She currently lives in the UK where she works as an artist under the pseudonym of 'Nicola Bockelmann'.

Table of Contents

Porn Chic: The Raunch Erotic IdealKatie Price: From Topless Tabloid to Queen of MarketingGirls Gone Wild: College Coeds Flash Their Goods"Oh I wish I'd looked after me boobs": Red Hatters (still) Covet Male GazeMidriff Marketing: Teaching Girls the Power of SexyConstruction of Cyber Raunch Identity: The Private becomes PublicHooters: Centerfolds for the MainstreamPlastic Surgery: Molding Soft Porn IdentityThe Unapologetic Bad Boy: Masculinity in the MillenniumDeconstructing the Icon: Feminist Responses to Porn ChicBibliographyIndex

Product Details

ISBN:
9781847886293
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Subject:
Popular Culture
Author:
Lynch, Annette
Subject:
Gender Studies
Subject:
Psychology : General
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20121231
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
14 bw illus
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
9.2126 x 6.14173 in 1 lb

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The mainstreaming of pornographic imagery into fashion and popular culture at the turn of the millennium signalled a dramatic cultural shift in construction of both femininity and masculinity.This engaging book draws from a diverse range of examples from popular tabloids to campus culture to explore expressions and meanings of porn chic.
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