You're Too Pretty To Be Gay. Activism on the Body through Representations and Negotiations of Queer Femme Invisibility

dc.contributor.author Reddy-Best
dc.date 2018-10-19T01:37:24.000
dc.date.accessioned 2020-06-30T05:33:10Z
dc.date.available 2020-06-30T05:33:10Z
dc.date.issued 2015-11-12
dc.description.abstract <p>I created this ensemble to utilize clothing as a form of activism to highlight inequalities in the queer community. Conceptually this design comments on the struggles of femme-identified lesbians by juxtaposing ideas of “passing” as heterosexual with the negotiations of presenting queer signifiers in appearance as a form of solidarity with the LGBTQ community.</p>
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dc.relation.ispartofseries International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) Annual Conference Proceedings
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dc.subject.disciplines Fashion Design
dc.title You're Too Pretty To Be Gay. Activism on the Body through Representations and Negotiations of Queer Femme Invisibility
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