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Sex, art, and American culture

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This edition was published in by Vintage Books in New York.

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Sex, art and American culture: essays
1993, Penguin
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Sex, art, and American culture: essays
1993, Viking
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Sex, Art, and American Culture: Essays
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Sex, art, and American culture: essays
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Sex, art, and American culture: essays
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Library of Congress E169.12 .P33 1992

Sex, art, and American culture

essays

1st ed.

This edition was published in by Vintage Books in New York.


Table of Contents

Madonna I: animality and artifice
Madonna II: Venus of the radio waves
Elizabeth Taylor: Hollywood's pagan queen
Rock as art
Homosexuality at the fin de siecle
The joy of Presbyterian sex
The beautiful decadence of Robert Mapplethorpe: a response to Rochelle Gurstein
The strange case of Clarence Thomas and Anita Hill
Rape and modern sex war
The rape debate, continued
Cleopatra sold down the river : Lucy Hughes-Hallett's Cleopatra: histories, dreams and distortions
Alice in muscle land: Samuel Wilson Fussell's muscle: confessions of an unlikely bodybuilder
The critic at graceful ease: Wendy Lesser's his other half: men looking at women through art
The big udder: Suzanne Gordon's prisoners of men's dreams
Brando flashing: Richard Schickel's Brando: a life in our times
What a drag: Marjorie Garber's vested interests: cross-dressing and cultural anxiety
Sexual personae: the cancelled preface
Milton Kessler: a memoir
East and west: an experiment in multiculturalism
Junk bonds and corporate raiders: academe in the hour of the wolf
The M.I.T. lecture: crisis in the American universities.

Edition Notes

"A Vintage original."

Includes bibliographical references (p. [315]-325) and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
306.4/0973
Library of Congress
E169.12 .P33 1992

The Physical Object

Pagination
xiii, 337 p. :
Number of pages
337

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Open Library
OL24754424M
Internet Archive
sexartamericancu00pagl
ISBN 10
0679741011
ISBN 13
9780679741015
LC Control Number
91050933
OCLC/WorldCat
25789480

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