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Research Article| April 01 1994
Dyes and Dolls: Multicultural Barbie and the Merchandising of Difference
ann ducilleis associate professor of English and African American Studies at Wesleyan University. She is the author of The Coupling Convention: Sex, Text, and Tradition in Black Women's Fiction (New York: Oxford UP, 1993) and is currently working on two other books: “The Black Feminist Reader,” an edited volume of black feminist criticism, and “Inconspicuous Consumption: Labor, Leisure, and the Lady in Black Middle-Class Culture,” in which Barbie figures in the last chapter.
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differences (1994) 6 (1): 46–68.
Ann DuCille; Dyes and Dolls: Multicultural Barbie and the Merchandising of Difference. differences 1 April 1994; 6 (1): 46–68. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/10407391-6-1-46
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