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Surrealist masculinities : gender anxiety and the aesthetics of post-World War I reconstruction in France

Author
Lyford, Amy, 1963-
Title
Surrealist masculinities : gender anxiety and the aesthetics of post-World War I reconstruction in France / Amy Lyford.
Format
Book
Published
Berkeley : University of California Press, c2007.
Description
xiv, 237 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-223) and index.
Contents
  • Introduction
  • Anxiety and perversion in postwar Paris
  • The aesthetics of dismemberment
  • The advertisement of emasculation
  • Man Ray, Lee Miller, and the photography of surrealist sexuality
  • The lessons of Barbette
  • Conclusion: on masculinity and reconstruction.
Kinsey subjects
Art psychology.
Art history.
ISBN
9780520246409 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520246403 (cloth : alk. paper)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
703 L94 s8 2007
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Kinsey Institute