Branding Girls

[ Reading ] ➶ Branding Girls  Author Laura Madeline Wiseman – Johndore.co.uk
  • Paperback
  • Branding Girls
  • Laura Madeline Wiseman
  • 24 April 2017
  • 9781599247397

About the Author: Laura Madeline Wiseman

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Branding Girls Branding Girls Delves Into Consumerism, Brands, And Advertising While Using The Ekphrasis To Respond To Contemporary Women Artists And Their Work Laura Madeline Wiseman S Brave New Book, Branding Girls, Offers Us A Mercurial And Unflinching Exploration Of The Commodification Of The Body, Reduced To A Vessel Of Projections, To A Commercial Brand, Naturally, But Also Wearing The Brand, The Wound Of The Animal Possessed And With Possession Comes The Animation, The Childlike Doll Play, The Habitation By Foreign Spirits Part Of The Power And Pathos Of These Investigations Lies In Their Restraint And Tonal Complexity, The Asbestos Of Their Wit, The Intelligence Of Detail That Illuminates Even As It Mystifies The Closeness With Which Objectification Haunts The Desiring Imagination A Rare Thing This Book Will Widen The Gaze That Reads It Bruce Bond, Author Of Radiography And Peal Brand As In A Mark Branded As In Burned On An Animal, A Criminal, Someone Enslaved Branding As In A Trademarking, A Commodification In Laura Madeline Wiseman S Terrifying Branding Girls , The Poet Demonstrates That Our Femininity Is Defined By Advertising, Name Brands, And Material Desires From The Figure Of The Japanese Elevator Girls, We Learn That Contemporary Women Are In Danger Of Becoming A Series Of Negations Not Geisha Not Madams Not Call Girls Or Masseuses Not School Girls In Pleated Skirts I Love This Collection For The Same Reasons I Love TV S Mad Men Its Elegance, Its Dark Humor, And Its Pain Jehanne Dubrow, Author Of Stateside And From The Fever World

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10 thoughts on “Branding Girls

  1. A.P. Sweet says:

    I won this book from the Goodreads Giveaways and read it from cover to cover in that day Although the subject matter of the poems aren t really my taste, I do have to say that Laura has a firm grasped of the language that ...

  2. Rachel says:

    This collection of poems is insightful and hard to put down It offers a quick, entertaining read But with its strong imagery and impacting message, it stays with you long after the last page.

  3. adamwagler says:

    Branding Girls is a wonderful, quick read with the poems responding to contemporary women artists Lots of fun and super witty

  4. Lauren Jarvis says:

    I received this as a giveway on good reads It is a collection of thoughts and poems While i actually found it to be a reading that was specific purpose driven, i could not relate to it However, I passed it along to a friend of mine...

  5. Mii says:

    This book is a great read