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The Resource There she is, Miss America : the politics of sex, beauty, and race in America's most famous pageant, edited by Elwood Watson and Darcy Martin

There she is, Miss America : the politics of sex, beauty, and race in America's most famous pageant, edited by Elwood Watson and Darcy Martin

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There she is, Miss America : the politics of sex, beauty, and race in America's most famous pageant
Title
There she is, Miss America
Title remainder
the politics of sex, beauty, and race in America's most famous pageant
Statement of responsibility
edited by Elwood Watson and Darcy Martin
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1220.U5
LC item number
T48 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Watson, Elwood
  • Martin, Darcy
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  • Beauty contests
  • Miss America Pageant
  • Feminine beauty (Aesthetics)
  • Racism in popular culture
Label
There she is, Miss America : the politics of sex, beauty, and race in America's most famous pageant, edited by Elwood Watson and Darcy Martin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-197) and index
Contents
  • History -- Gender, race, and identity -- Personal reflections
  • Princess literature and the Miss America Pageant
  • Iset Anuakan
  • Wiregrass country pageant competitions, or what's beauty got to do with it?
  • Jerrilyn McGregory
  • Bathing suits and backlash : the first Miss America pageants, 1921-1927
  • Kimberly A. Hamlin
  • Miss America, Rosie the Riveter, and World War II
  • Mary Anne Schofield
  • Miss America, national identity, and the identity politics of whiteness
  • Sarah Banet-Weiser
  • Rhetoric of black bodies : race, beauty, and representation
  • Valerie Felita Kinloch
  • I was Miss Meridian 1985 : sororophobia, kitsch, and local pageantry
  • Donelle R. Ruwe
  • My Miss Americas : pedagogy and pageantry in the heartland
  • Mark A. Eaton
  • Waiting for Miss America
  • Gerald Early
Control code
54034798
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
viii, 205 p.
Isbn
9781403963024
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004040002
Label
There she is, Miss America : the politics of sex, beauty, and race in America's most famous pageant, edited by Elwood Watson and Darcy Martin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-197) and index
Contents
  • History -- Gender, race, and identity -- Personal reflections
  • Princess literature and the Miss America Pageant
  • Iset Anuakan
  • Wiregrass country pageant competitions, or what's beauty got to do with it?
  • Jerrilyn McGregory
  • Bathing suits and backlash : the first Miss America pageants, 1921-1927
  • Kimberly A. Hamlin
  • Miss America, Rosie the Riveter, and World War II
  • Mary Anne Schofield
  • Miss America, national identity, and the identity politics of whiteness
  • Sarah Banet-Weiser
  • Rhetoric of black bodies : race, beauty, and representation
  • Valerie Felita Kinloch
  • I was Miss Meridian 1985 : sororophobia, kitsch, and local pageantry
  • Donelle R. Ruwe
  • My Miss Americas : pedagogy and pageantry in the heartland
  • Mark A. Eaton
  • Waiting for Miss America
  • Gerald Early
Control code
54034798
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
viii, 205 p.
Isbn
9781403963024
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004040002

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