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Fashion and Cinema

Patrizia Calefato

Patrizia Calefato is Associate Professor, Dipartimento di Pratiche Linguistiche e Analisi di Testi, Universit degli Studi di Bari. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Clothed Body

Berg, 2004

Book chapter

...At the beginning of the 1960s Barthes wrote that cinema had become ‘a model means of mass communication’ (Barthes 1998: 41). Today this statement is still valid, since the representation of the visible offered by cinema, constructed...

Future Postscript: Shells and Ghosts, Bodies and Souls

Adam Geczy

Sydney College of the Arts, the University of Sydney Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Artificial Body in Fashion and Art : Marionettes, Models, and Mannequins

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

Book chapter

...Charles Baudelaire, “Moral du Joujou,” in Œuvres complètes (Paris: Gallinard Pléiade, 1954), 687.Most of the little ones want above all to see the soul, some after a little recreation, others straight away. It is the greater or lesser...
...Fashion and Style Jane Birkin (born 14 December 1946) is an English singer-songwriter, actress, and political activist. Coming of age in west London in the early 1960s, she made her first appearances in films such as Michelangelo...
...Fashion and Style As the look of grunge materialized into a bona fide subcultural style in the early 1990s, perhaps no other individual became more central to its proliferation than Hole lead singer Courtney Love. Born Love Michelle...
...Emanuel Ungaro was born on 13 February 1933 in Aix-en-Provence, France, to Italian émigré parents. He was first apprenticed with a tailor, and then worked in his father’s workshop. In 1956, he moved to Paris, began working at Camps...

Bowlers and ‘Bergères’

Clair Hughes

Clair Hughes is an independent scholar. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Hats

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2017

Book chapter

...In this chapter I shall trace the evolution and some of the later uses of two distinctive hats – hats that identified their wearers but developed identities of their own, identities that might be projected onto the wearers or be read...

‘Cross-Dressing’: From the Field to the Boardroom

Monica Germanà

Monica Germanà is Senior Lecturer in English Literature and Creative Writing at the University of Westminster, UK. She is the author of Scottish Women’s Gothic and Fantastic Writing: Fiction Since 1978 (2010). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bond Girls : Body, Fashion and Gender

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020

Book chapter

...Racy underwear, skimpy bikinis, glamorous evening dresses. That is all, in the popular imagination, a Bond Girl’s wardrobe needs to hold; even under the ‘Fashion Superstars: Kick-ass Style-Inspiration’ heading of a Vogue 2003 article, we...

Aitor Throup’s Anatomical Narratives

Adam Geczy

Sydney College of the Arts, the University of Sydney Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Vicki Karaminas

Professor of Fashion at Massey University, Wellington Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Critical Fashion Practice : From Westwood to van Beirendonck

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

Book chapter

...Aitor Throup’s fascination with the human anatomy as a subtly articulated composite forms the basis for his design philosophy, a philosophy that cherishes importance of reason and function in the construction of design objects and garments....

Makeup Artists

The Berg Companion to Fashion

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...In the media industries of fashion, film, television, and theater, an increasing number of runway shows, photographic shoots, and film and theater productions rely on the specialized skills of the makeup artist to communicate style...

Fashion and the Garment Industry in South Asia

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 4 : South Asia and Southeast Asia

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...Fashion in South Asia is shaped by varying influences; defining this phenomenon in such a diverse region is challenging. In India, particularly, people coexist at opposite ends of the economic spectrum. While economic reform and social...