Gendered bodies : toward a women's visual art in contemporary China

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Full title: Gendered bodies : toward a women's visual art in contemporary China / Shuqin Cui.
Main author: Cui, Shuqin, (Author)
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Why women's art? An introduction
  • The (in)visibility of the female body in the art tradition: a historical framework
  • Reimagining women's history and gendering historiography
  • The pregnant nude and photographic representation
  • The sexual subject : sexing the body, reversing the gaze
  • The body in abstraction : the world of flowers and crafts
  • Performing the body, expressing pain
  • Ephemeral bodies : object choice and material practice
  • From ruin aesthetics to urban narratives
  • Cyborg bodies : transgression across the real and the virtual.