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Religion in Vogue: Christianity and Fashion in America

Lynn S. Neal

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479892709
eISBN:
9781479810918
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479892709.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Religion in Vogue provides readers with a unique approach to the study of popular culture and American religion. Through its analysis of numerous primary sources ranging from fashion magazines to ... More


The Macabresque: Human Violation and Hate in Genocide, Mass Atrocity and Enemy-Making

Edward Weisband

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190677886
eISBN:
9780190677916
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190677886.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This book provides an original interpretation of the emotional psychology and disordered will of perpetrators during episodes of genocide and mass atrocity that have taken place throughout the ... More


Bioparanoia and the Culture of Control

in Tactical Biopolitics: Art, Activism, and Technoscience

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262042499
eISBN:
9780262271127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262042499.003.0024
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Focusing on the phemonenon of “bioparanoia,” this chapter takes apart three images of the body—constructed, it is argued—under the sign of fear. It tracks historical images of the disinfected body, ... More


Unsettled Settlers: Postcolonialism, Travelling Theory and the New Migrant Aesthetics

in Interdisciplinary Measures: Literature and the Future of Postcolonial Studies

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846311093
eISBN:
9781846313332
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846311093.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter explores the obvious discrepancies between concepts of migration based on historical experiences and aestheticized theories. This link is examined through looking at two recent cultural ... More


Conclusion: Putting God on a Dress

Lynn S. Neal

in Religion in Vogue: Christianity and Fashion in America

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479892709
eISBN:
9781479810918
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479892709.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Church History

The conclusion focuses on designers putting figures of the divine, especially Jesus, on dresses and other high fashion garments. It pays particular attention to the 2013 collections of Karla Špetić ... More


Conclusion: Physical and Fictional Borders

Drew Paul

in Israel/Palestine: Border Representations in Literature and Film

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781474456128
eISBN:
9781474480727
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474456128.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

The concluding chapter begins with a discussion of some of the anxieties around aestheticizing the grotesque border spaces of Palestine, which are sites both of real physical violence and of ... More


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