Make love not war: imperial democracy and the gendered soldiered body in fashion


  • Louisa Rogers Northumbria University


Słowa kluczowe:

globalna wojna z terroryzmem, fotografia mody, żołnierze, militaryzm, płeć


Uznając symboliczny potencjał ciała, fotografia mody stanowi logicznie uzasadniony, ale niedostatecznie zbadany obszar badań nad militaryzmem w kulturze popularnej. Wykorzystując koncepcję demokracji imperialnej jako ramy teoretycznej, semiotyczna analiza fotograficznego edytorialu Stevena Meisela „Make Love Not War” w „Vogue Italia” pozwala zidentyfikować sposoby wykorzystania płci i munduru do replikowania imperialistycznych narracji w kontekście mody luksusowej. Omawiane fotografie potwierdzają założenia nowego militaryzmu, fetyszyzującego estetykę wojskową.


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Jak cytować

Rogers, Louisa. 2024. “Make Love Not War: Imperial Democracy and the Gendered Soldiered Body in Fashion”. Res Rhetorica 11 (2): 27-45.