8th - 14th March 2017

Monday, March 9, 2015 - 20:30

Bluestockings & Bimbos

Screening & Talk

Diana Weis

Location & Time: Urban Spree - 20:30

Tickets available online Eventbrite" >here

Event Information

This program is all about beauty and body image. Diana Weis will enlighten us about different feminist positions on beautification and after her talk we will screen a short film program in which beauty is dealt with.

Talk by Diana Weis: Bluestockings & Bimbos: Feminist Positions on Beautification

An inventory of public and academic opinions on the current state of the female body and its various tampering techniques. Diana Weis is a freelance author and lecturer on the subjects of fashion, body images and beauty culture.

Short film program:

BeautyCULTURE / Lauren Greenfield / 2011 /  USA / 31 min

Tits / Louisa Bertman / 2014 / USA / 5 min

Plastic / Sandy Widyanata / 2008 / Australia / 7 min

Semiotics of a model / Tabassom Habibzadeh / 2015 / Iran / 20 min

Hot Chicks / Ninja Thyberg /2014 / Sweden / 15 min

Venue: Urban Spree (Revalerstr 99, Friedrichsain)

Tickets: Available at the door or online – Tickets

Location & Time: Urban Spree - 20:30

Language: English

Screening Duration: 120 min

Tickets available online Eventbrite" >here

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