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the back issue
 
 
 
The 'C' Word issue

 
 

 
 
Wowie Bowie special

 

 
Yule Log 
- December 2012
 
 


Super Heroes 






Doctor Who @ 50


Costume
 
 
The C Word What has kick-started debates about women, popular culture and sexual submission? READ ON
 
C'mon C'mon Get Snappy The Nineties in fashion photography READ ON
 
Brand Sensorama We're after the real thing, yet sensory simulation means sensory stimulations READ ON
 
Age of Uncertainty Too young to vote but just where are the grown ups? READ ON
 
Vaginas - once worshipped - are now taboo In the light of Naomi Wolf's book, is it time to reclaim the 'C word'? READ ON
 
Naomi Wolf gets it out [PODCAST] READ ON [FILM] READ ON
 
Naomi Wolf Vagina reviews [BOOK] READ ON / READ ON






Put a Peephole in my Brain Why academia is hanging Bowie on the wall READ ON

David Bowie Changed My Life FBI-Spy oral history project findings READ ON
 
He's a Dodo?  No No! Reporting the Bowie Strange Fascination Symposium READ ON
 
Presentation to Presentation Delegate summaries from the Strange Fascination Symposium READ ON
 
Lady Stardust Notions of gender, truth and artifice in Bowie dress READ ON
 
Bowie Style Book review READ ON
 
Free Bowie Borg Badge READ ON
 
 









 
 
Out with the old .... The best dressed festive windows in London; An analysis of Chilean children’s letters to Santa;  An Offbeat History of Wrapping Paper;  A film on the last great feast in the British culinary tradition; Christmas Fever in China and Christmas in the Third Reich READ ON
 
 
And in with the new .... 2012 The Year in Style; 2012 Fashion Trends: from meggings to pajants; China and Fashion Future: movers and models; Sequins are for More Than New Year’s Eve (a history) and 10 Things That Mattered in Harajuku Street Fashion in 2012 READ ON










The Armored Knight: Batman, Costume and Cinema READ ON

Rendering The Man of Steel: Superman’s Body and and Hegemonic Masculinity READ ON
 
Designing for Duality: Costume, Clark Kent and Superman READ ON

Marvel to Melodrama: Superheroes and Issues of Power and Identity READ ON

The Unsuspecting Hero: Humanity in Neil Gaiman's The Sandman READ ON 

Must All Things Die? Black Jack as Everyday Hero READ ON

Avengers Assemble, Titans Together! Your Utility Belt of Superhero Brainpickery READ ON