Embodied politics in visual autobiography / edited by Sarah Brophy and Janice Hladki.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2014.
Description
x, 308 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.

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Editor
Series
Cultural spaces [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
Visual autobiography in the frame: critical embodiment and cultural pedagogy / Sarah Brophy and Janice Hladki -- Quickening paternity: cyberspace, surveillance, and the performance of male pregnancy / Sayantani Dasgupta -- "Virtual" autobiography? Anorexia, obsession, and Calvin Klein / Mebbie Bell -- Big Judy: fatness, shame, and the hybrid autobiography / Allyson Mitchell -- Sex traitors: autoethnography by straight men / Richard Fung -- Looks can be deceiving: exploring transsexual body alchemy through a neoliberal lens / Dan Irving -- Visceral (auto)biographies: plastic surgery and gender in reality TV / Simon Strick -- My life as a museum, or, performing indigenous epistemologies / Peter Morin -- Gut reactions: Mona Hatoum's Corps étranger / Kim Samchuk -- "Please don't let me be like this!" Un-wounding photographic representations by persons with intellectual disability / Ann Fudge Schormans and Adrienne Chambon -- "Why should our bodies end at the skin?" Cancer pathography, comics, and embodiment / Laura McGavin -- Witnessing genocide and the challenges of ethical spectatorship / Wendy Kozol -- Digital melancholia: archived bodies in Carmin Karasic's With liberty and justice for all / Sheila Petty -- Connective tissue: summoning the spectator to visual autobiography / Sarah Brophy and Janice Hladki.
ISBN
  • 1442646608
  • 9781442646605
  • 9781442616097 ((pbk.))
  • 1442616091 ((pbk.))
OCLC
879584199
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