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Author: Helena Goscilo; Beth Holmgren
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©1996.
Series: NetLibrary.; EBSCO eBook Collection.
Edition/Format:   eBook : EnglishView all editions and formats

Examines areas of cultural production that have offered Russian women new freedoms and have opened commercial and artistic possibilities to them since the 19th century. These essays analyze women's  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©1996
(DLC) 95038295
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Helena Goscilo; Beth Holmgren
ISBN: 058500093X 9780585000930 9780253330192 025333019X 9780253210449 0253210445
OCLC Number: 42328430
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 386 pages) : illustrations
Contents: The second fantasy mother, or all baths are women's baths / Nancy Condee --
Keeping a-breast of the waist-land : women's fashion in early-nineteenth century Russia / Helena Goscilo --
Female fashion, Soviet style: bodies of ideology / Olʹga Vainshtein --
Getting under their skin : the beauty salon in Russian women's lives / Nadezhda Azhgikhina and Helena Goscilo --
Domestic porkbarreling in nineteenth-century Russia, or who holds the keys to the larder? / Darra Goldstein --
The ritual fabrics of Russian village women / Mary B. Kelly --
Dirty women : cultural connotations of cleanliness in Soviet Russia / Nadya L. Peterson --
Women on the verge of a new language : Russian salon hostesses in the first half of the nineteenth century / Lina Bernstein --
Stepping out/going under : women in Russia's twentieth century salons / Beth Holmgren --
Pleasure, danger, and the dance : nineteenth-century Russian variations / Stephanie Sandler --
"The incomparable" Anastasiia Vialʹtseva and the culture of personality / Louise McReynolds --
Flirting with words : domestic albums, 1770-1840 / Gitta Hammarberg --
Gendering the icon : marketing women writers in fin-de-siècle Russia / Beth Holmgren --
Domestic crafts and creative freedom : Russian women's art / Alison Hilton.
Series Title: NetLibrary.; EBSCO eBook Collection.
Responsibility: edited by Helena Goscilo and Beth Holmgren.
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