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10 edition of In her own image, women working in the arts found in the catalog.

In her own image, women working in the arts

by Elaine Hedges

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Published by The Feminist Press, McGraw-Hill Book Company in Old Westbury, N.Y, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminism and the arts,
  • Arts,
  • Women artists,
  • Women artists,
  • Women authors,
  • Feminism and the arts

  • About the Edition

    An anthology of visual and literary works by and about women artists and authors.

    Edition Notes

    Statement[compiled by] Elaine Hedges, Ingrid Wendt.
    SeriesWomen"s lives women"s work
    ContributionsHedges, Elaine., Wendt, Ingrid, 1944-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNX180.F4 I5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv, 308 p. :
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4413311M
    ISBN 100912670738, 0912670584, 0070204438
    LC Control Number79017024

    Some women schemed to advance their own sons when their husband had sons by several women. Women’s loyalties were often in question. In BCE, for instance, the daughter of one of the most powerful ministers in the state of Zheng learned from her husband that the ruler had ordered him to .   Bailey Nowak has been running her own lawn care business since she was 12 years old. The income from that job put Nowak, 21, through two years at .

      In her writing, Halls uses true historical events to explore the treatment of women. The book: It's mids London. Bess Bright returns to reclaim her illegitimate daughter Clara, who she left. Discover how artists represent and use the body to investigate their relationships to gender and identity. Artists often address their multiple, intersecting identities in a work of art. The human body is central to how we understand facets of identity such as gender, sexuality, race, and ethnicity.

    Lee Krasner, American painter recognized for her unique contribution to Abstract Expressionism. Krasner was the sixth of seven children of Jewish emigrants from Odessa, Russia (now Ukraine). When she was 13 she decided to become an artist and was admitted on her second application to Washington. Alma Woodsey Thomas developed her signature style—large, abstract paintings filled with dense, irregular patterns of bright colors—in her 70s. Thomas was born in Columbus, Georgia, the oldest of four girls. In , her family moved to Washington, D.C., seeking relief from the racial violence in the South.


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