Fabrications: Costumes and the Female Body

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Jane Marie Gaines, Charllotte Herzog
Routledge, Chapman & Hall, Incorporated, 1990 - Art - 295 pages

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Contents

All The Rage
6
The Emergence of the New Sweetheart Line
22
On the Muscle
59
The Body as Facade and Threshold
79
The Carole Lombard in Macys Window
100
Female Representation and
122
The Fashion ShowintheFilm
134
Costumers in the
160
How Dress Tells the Womans Story
180
Masochism Masquerade and the Erotic Metamorphoses
229
Notes
250
Bibliography
278
List of Contributors
295
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About the author (1990)

Jane Gaines is Associate Professor of English and Literature and Director of the Film and Video Program at Duke University. She is the author of Contested Culture: The Image, the Voice, and the Law.

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