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Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397922-057
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9792-2
Published: 09 August 1985
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382959-028
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8295-9
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389224-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8922-4
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-091
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... Lipstick Traces, Jon Savage s England s Dreaming, Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain s Please Kill Me. Its feminist impulses, from the title s origin in a Patti Smith lyric to the line two dedication to Joan Jett and Poly Styrene, have to be qualified. Julie Burchill s politics would prove more Thatcherite...
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By Jayna Brown
Published: 05 February 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2123-0
... fiery niece Simone. And to my creative and brilliant niece Xandra, whom I thank for the gift of blue lipstick and for taking me to my first opera. Acknowledgments ix coda: Since I began writing this book the world has become ever more apocalyptic as we face, among other conditions, a global pandemic...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-067
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... of fizz. In Lipstick Traces, Greil Marcus noted Cohn s father, Norman, author of a classic study of revolutionary millenarians, but Nik countered with his own saga as time progressed. Yes We Have No roamed techno England in the 1990s Vernacular Counterculture · 183 to find Manolo Blahnik stilettos in...
Published: 10 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007050-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0705-0
... against white powder and, to a lesser extent, red lipstick. Dhlomo was one of the period s most impor tant black writers in En glish and isiZulu, and he was the first to publish a novel. His early life provides insight into the social background of those who criticized cosmetics. Born in Pietermaritzburg...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-122
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... chapters in par tic u lar, on East L.A. music from Pachuco Boogie to Los Lobos and Mardi Gras Indians in New Orleans, provided spectacular examples of multifaceted music cultures es- tablishing long lineages. This was not quite secret history in the vein of Greil Marcus s Lipstick Traces at about this...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-102
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... throughout the fest, applying makeup and lipstick to his medically perfected countenance. Through it, all laughter and motion, was Charlie Chaplin pirouetting and splitting like a prissy ballerina, his Chi- nese clothing identical to Josie s. Another brief break for a band change, and one of the most eagerly...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-080
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
..., Lipstick Traces (more in the entry on punk books), explored rock and roll after punk and alongside the Reagan- Thatcher regimes, an Anglo- European focus with space for women s voices Mystery Train had never allowed. Negation, the Sly Stone no, prevailed as Marcus sought exile. Bob Dylan and Folkways...
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By Rudolf Mrázek
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007364-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0736-4
...- Russian face to . . . a strikingly elegant woman face with lipstick and with hair dyed. 36 Boven Digoel was no less varied. Most of the internees in this camp had come from the western parts of the huge Indonesian- Malay archipelago, from the islands of Java and Sumatra, where the real and only fighting...
Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012665-019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1266-5
... lipstick gun; see figure 15.6), as well as viewing exhibits on covert communications, code breaking, and surveillance techniques. The museum is designed like a maze, forcing visitors through a historical survey of spying dating back to biblical times before providing access to exhibits on the Cold War. A...
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By Lesley Stern
Published: 10 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012290-052
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1229-0
... paint our lips with bright red lipstick in the desert to honor the ocotillos. Now we are silent, willing ourselves into the landscape, willing ourselves to become ocotillos or rocks or cacti so that we can see without being seen. Or do we really want to catch the eye of the borrego, to lock looks, to be...
Published: 24 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012566-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1256-6
... circus music plays, Bustamante applies lipstick and face powder with great exag- geration. The wig and the face have a whitening- up effect. She then wraps translucent masking tape around her waist, stomach, and legs, and reshapes her large curvy body. Standing on a stool, she then attempts to strap on...
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By Jack Halberstam
Published: 23 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012627-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1262-7
...: Spellbinding Performance in the Asias. New York, nyu Press, 2014. Lowe, Lisa. The Intimacies of Four Continents. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2015. Macdonald, Helen. H Is for Hawk. London: Jonathan Cape, 2014. Marcus, Greil. Lipstick Traces: A Secret History of the Twentieth Century. Cambridge, MA...
Published: 05 February 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021315-020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2131-5
... hard limits on Asian women s roles. They reminisce over a sushi dinner to celebrate the casting of the play s main character, Sarah, in a film. In the stage directions, Isabel Cooper enters clad in lingerie with a 1930s bedroom gown, matching fluffy slippers, and bold red lipstick. The charac- ter...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-066
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... Still the Greatest Says Johnny Angelo, Cohn would write text for Rock Dreams, paintings by Guy Peellaert of the music s mytho- logical figures, then give New York magazine Tribal Rites of the New Saturday Night, optioned into Saturday Night Fever. A prophet of fizz. In Lipstick Traces, Greil Marcus...
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By Lynn M. Thomas
Published: 10 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007050-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0705-0
...; Kemp, Up from Slavery, chaps. 2, 3; Erlank, Gender and Masculinity in South African Nationalist Discourse. 54. Miss Roamer, Beautiful Bantu Women Need No Lipstick or Powder to Aid Nature, bw, March 4, 1933, 10; R. R. R. D., True Beauty, bw, September 29, 1934, 12; Israel Mhlambi, Be hav...
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By Eric Weisbard
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-169
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
...; on identity politics, 414; influence of, 347; Time Passages: Collective Memory and American Popu lar Culture, 310 12; Uptown Conversation, 358 Lipstick Traces (Marcus), 182, 210, 236, 238, 311, 373 Listening in Detail (Vasquez), 385 Little Richard, 293 Locke, Alain, 67, 69 71, 76, 88, 403, 426 Lomax...
Published: 30 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012658-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1265-8
... and miniature white table. A brown- skinned woman wearing a white halter dress and white wedges, with a 40s hairstyle (pompadour type) and bright red lipstick, sits at the table preparing white food either grating coconut, or flaking codfish and mixing it with chopped onion and flour. In front of the...