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Title Second skin : Josephine Baker and the modern surface / Anne Anlin Cheng.
Author Cheng, Anne Anlin.
Publication Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.
Description xi, 234 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
Call # 700.4112 C
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Her own skin -- In the museum -- Skins, tattoos, and the lure of the surface -- What bananas say -- Housing Baker, Dressing Loos -- Radiant bodies, dark cities -- The woman with the golden skin -- All that glitters is not gold (or, dirty professors) -- Ethical looking -- Back to the museum.
Subject Modernism (Art)
Surfaces (Philosophy)
Arts, Modern -- 20th century.
Arts and society -- History -- 20th century.
Baker, Josephine, 1906-1975 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Alt Title Second skin : Josephine Baker & the modern surface
Josephine Baker and the modern surface
Josephine Baker & the modern surface
ISBN 9780195387056 (cloth : alk. paper)
0195387058 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780199988167 (pbk.) :
0199988161 (pbk.) :

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 Macon AFR AMER Heritage  700.4112 C    DUE 04-27-21  (AFR AMER HIST)