Confessions Of The Guerrilla Girls

Author: Guerrilla Girls (Group of artists)
Publisher: Harper Perennial
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Their work - and this book - offers proof that humor is a great, blunt-edged weapon against evil. The Guerrilla Girls are a collective of female artists and art-world professionals.

Un Masked

Author: Donna Kaz
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1510709452
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As we compare notes, we agree that both the theatre and the art world are
blatantly sexist. Sensing my smoldering rage as I recite the lack of women being
produced on Broadway and beyond, she reaches into her bag and pulls out the
newly published Confessions of the Guerrilla Girls. — Read this, she commands.
— What is it? — Just read it. I will talk to you about it when you're done. That night
I pace the floor of my studio and devour every page of Confessions of the
Guerrilla Girls.

Visual Rhetoric

Author: Lester C. Olson
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 141294919X
Size: 72.97 MB
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This objective motivates all of the group's projects, explains one Guerrilla Girl in
her 1999 web page travel diary: “Our M.O. has always been to upset people a bit,
then get them to listen and change their minds. It worked!” (1999). Although the
Guerrilla Girls' success is impossible to quantify, their longevity and visibility do
indicate that the group has made an impact. Their online site and 1995 book,
Confessions of the Guerrilla Girls, include letters and emails from both fans and ...

Encyclopedia Of Women And American Politics

Author: Lynne E. Ford
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438110324
Size: 71.26 MB
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published a number of books such as Bitches, Bimbos and Ballbreakers: The
Guerrilla Girls' Illustrated Guide to Female Stereotypes; The Guerrilla Girls'
Bedside Companion to the History of Western Art; and Confessions of the
Guerrilla Girls, and their posters have appeared on billboards and in magazines
such as the Nation. They tour college campuses and attend conferences to lobby
for their agenda, which includes such wide- ranging issues as the war on terror,
representation of ...

The Grove Encyclopedia Of American Art

Author: Joan M. Marter
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0195335791
Size: 68.12 MB
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The Guerrilla Girls have received numerous awards beginning with the National
Organization of Women's (NOW) distinguished Susan B. Anthony Award in 1987.
Although begun by original members of the Guerilla Girls, Guerrilla Girls Broad
Band (1999) and Guerrilla Girls on Tour (2001) are not affiliated with the Guerrilla
Girls. For illustration see also Feminism. WRITINGS Confessions of the Guerrilla
Girls (New York, 1995) The Guerrilla Girls' Bedside Companion to the History of ...

Encyclopedia Of Gender In Media

Author: Mary Kosut
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1506338283
Size: 55.81 MB
Format: PDF
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Because women have been historically excluded from full participation in public
spaces, it is particularly significant that the Guerrilla Girls conduct most of their
awareness campaigns in the city streets and other public sites. ... Guerrilla Girls.
Confessions of the Guerrilla Girls. New York: HarperPerennial, 1995. Guerrilla
Girls. The Guerrilla Girls' Bedside Companion to the History of Western Art. New
York: Penguin, 1998. H HACKING AND HACKTIVISM Hacking is generally
defined as ...

Women Of The Underground Art

Author: Zora von Burden
Publisher: Manic D Press
ISBN: 1933149728
Size: 44.59 MB
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The Guerrilla Girls not only work in performances and actions, but also present
their messages in posters, billboards, stickers, and books. Their acclaimed books
are Bitches, Bimbos, and Ball Breakers: The Guerrilla Girls' Illustrated Guide to
Female Stereotypes (2003), The Guerrilla Girls' Art Museum Activity Book (2004),
The Guerrilla Girls' Bedside Companion to the History of Western Art (1998), and
Confessions of the Guerrilla Girls (1995). The Guerrilla Girls' Hysterical Herstory ...

The Madonna Of The Future

Author: Arthur Coleman Danto
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520230026
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The Guerrilla Girl is known for political theater, where clever representatives,
dressed in full gorilla masks and in fishnet stockings worn sardonically, engage
in mocking repartee with members of the audience. "She" is even more widely
known for vivid posters that hold a mirror up to the art world's inequities. And she
has just published a kind of collective self- portrait, Confessions of the Guerrilla
Girls. So I expected something rather more pungent from one of its porte-paroles,
 ...

American Countercultures An Encyclopedia Of Nonconformists Alternative Lifestyles And Radical Ideas In U S History

Author: Gina Misiroglu
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317477286
Size: 40.88 MB
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The Guerrilla Girls disseminate their cultural criticism through posters, books, and
worldwide lectures, workshops, and performances. While they continue to
position themselves as a critical voice from the outside, the Guerrilla Girls have
simultaneously entered the mainstream. Their posters appear in art history
textbooks and are collected ... Further. Reading. Guerrilla Girls. Confessions of
the Guerrilla Girls. With an essay by Whitney Chadwick. New York:
HarperPerennial, 1995.