TITLE

`Heroes' and `whores': The politics of gender in Weimar antiwar imagery

AUTHOR(S)
Apel, Dora
PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Sep97, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p366
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the presentations of gendered subjectivity in Germany's antiwar imagery from 1918 to 1933. Question on the heroism of the soldier-male and related notions of purity and manliness; Examination of conflicting ideological positions among Weimar artists; Painter Otto Dix's gender identity in the war imagery.
ACCESSION #
9710303865

 

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