Fresh Lipstick: Redressing Fashion and Feminism by Linda M. Scott Ilya Parkins. Australian Feminist Studies. Volume 23, – Issue Fresh Lipstick has 94 ratings and 13 reviews. Fresh Lipstick shakes feminist fashion down to its M. Scott wants to put an end to the. In this strident, well researched and sometimes exhausting critique of the women’s movement’s strains of “antibeauty ideology,” Scott.
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Fresh Lipstick: Redressing Fashion and Feminism
Fresh Lipstick shakes feminist fashion down to its Birkenstocks. Trivia About Redressing Lipstick: She challenges feminists to move beyond appearances and to return their focus to the true mission of the movement: A deliberately uncomfortable accoutrement, it literally held women prisoner within their clothes by making even basic movement all but impossible.
I really liked this book – I thought the analysis was good and the topic was fascinating. Per Scott both first and second wave feminists defined feminism in very narrow terms and deliberately excluded certain classes of women from the movement.
The natural approach centered around eliminating sexuality Susan B.
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Dress reform and domination Ch. It seems not until feminims Gibson Girl, as Scott explores on pagethat feminine independence and sexuality become alluring. Redressing Fashion and Feminism is a revisionist approach to the history of fashion and feminism. Instead we meet working women from the earliest years of the United States and see how they shaped women’s experiences. University of Sydney Library. A pointed attack on feminism’s requisite style of dress, Fresh Lipstick argues that wearing high heels and using hair curlers does not deny you the right to seek advancement, empowerment, and equality.
I wonder if the mere fact that we base the definition of our level of femininity around how men view us might identify a femiinsm problem. A pointed attack on feminism’s requisite style of dress, Fresh Lipstick argues that wearing high heels and using hair curlers does not deny you the right to seek advancement, empowerment, and equality.
She challenges feminists to move beyond appearances and to return their focus to the true mission of the moment: We do get to learn about Anthony, particularly to understand her roots and the milieu which helped shape her ideas.
The natural fallacy Ch. Backed up by a staggering amount of meticulous research, the book is both a fun and enlightening read. Check copyright status Cite this Title Fresh lipstick: Beginning with Susan B.
Australian Catholic University Library. Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right of any screen. Instead of accusing feminism s of having an anti-sex, anti-beauty agenda based on the usual circular argument which cites a few anecdotal sources, Scott reveals the historical sources of a particularly powerful puritanismespecially among those who comprise what has become known as the first-wave.
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She demonstrates that feminism’s dogged reduction of fashion to sexual objectification has been motivated by a desire to control other women, not free them. Johanna rated it it was amazing Mar 15, This is a theme that underpins much of Fresh Lipstickin fact. Freudian feminism and commercial conspiracy Ch. State Library of NSW. Wagga Wagga Campus Library. Oct 31, Tonya rated it really liked it Shelves: Thanks for telling us about the problem. Freudian Feminism and Commercial Conspiracy.
Along the way you get a fascinating history lesson about feminism from Susan B Anthony to Gloria Steinem and beyond. Fashion is an important mode of personal expression, not an indication of submission. Lists What are lists? Refresh and try again. Paperbackpages. Open to the public.
Clothing and dress — Psychological aspects. Arianna rated it liked it Jul 07, This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. The University of Sydney. Jul 07, sally rated it liked it. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Their puritanical motive is deeply rooted in a Victorian, Calvinist sensibility and is firmly rooted in feminism. University of the Sunshine Coast Library. Have we learned nothing from Foucault? Lists with This Book.
This push for power has produced endless conflict from the movement’s earliest days, hindering advances fasgion women’s rights by promoting exclusion.