Women in the Picture: What Culture Does with Female Bodies by Catherine McCormack

Women in the Picture: What Culture Does with Female Bodies

Catherine McCormack

nonfiction art feminism history challenging informative reflective medium-paced

304 pages | first published 2020

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Art historian Catherine McCormack challenges how culture teaches us to see and value women, their bodies, and their lives.Cultural archetypes have long been used to subjugate women, binding them within the restrictive roles of Venus, bride, wife, ...
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