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Becoming Women: The Embodied Self in Image Culture

Becoming Women: The Embodied Self in Image Culture

Screen shot 2014-05-19 at 1.15.16 PM“In a culture where beauty is currency, women’s bodies are often perceived as measures of value and worth. The search for visibility and self-acceptance can be daunting, especially for those on the cultural margins of “beauty.”

Becoming Women offers a thoughtful examination of the search for identity in an image-oriented world. That search is told through the experiences of a group of women who came of age in the wake of second and third wave feminism, featuring voices from marginalized and misrepresented groups.”

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