Artist as seamstress : performing the impossible language of garments /

At birth a child is labeled by both their gender and formal name, this is an indoctrination into a system of meaning connecting one's being and body to others. From a critical engagement of the role language plays in the social formation and legibility of bodies, this text considers how bodies...

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Main Author: Turk, Joshua O.
Other Authors: Ray, Andrea, (Thesis advisor)
Format: Manuscript
Language:English
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School of the Art Institute of Chicago

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Call Number: N6447.3 .T88 2017
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