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The 'maternal' feminist : exploring the primal in women's art


Turton-Turner, P, The 'maternal' feminist : exploring the primal in women's art, Studies in the Maternal, 4, (1) pp. 1-15. ISSN 1759-0434 (2012) [Refereed Article]


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This paper explores how a trope of maternal caring signified by Marian iconography is reconfigured in women’s art influenced by feminism.

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Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:feminist art, marian figures, visual semiotics, primal aggression, Kristevan psychoanalytic theories
Research Division:Creative Arts and Writing
Research Group:Art history, theory and criticism
Research Field:Art theory
Objective Division:Culture and Society
Objective Group:Arts
Objective Field:The creative arts
UTAS Author:Turton-Turner, P (Dr Pamela Turton-Turner)
ID Code:78985
Year Published:2012
Deposited By:Art (Hobart)
Deposited On:2012-08-12
Last Modified:2014-11-28
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