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  1. Covered in Ink
    A small dolphin on the ankle, a black line on the lower back, a flower on the hip, or a child’s name on the shoulder blade—among the women who make up the twenty percent of all adults in the USA who have tattoos, these are... Learn More
    Published: 24th July 2015
    Hardback | £74.00
    Paperback | £21.99
    PDF | £26.00
  2. Mr. America
    For most of the twentieth century, the “Mr. America” image epitomized muscular manhood. From humble beginnings in 1939 at a small gym in Schenectady, New York, the Mr. America Contest became the world’s premier bodybuilding... Learn More
    Published: 5th January 2015
    Hardback | £27.99
  3. The Black Body in Ecstasy
    In The Black Body in Ecstasy, Jennifer C. Nash rewrites black feminism's theory of representation. Her analysis moves beyond black feminism's preoccupation with injury and recovery to consider how racial fictions can create a... Learn More
    Published: 14th March 2014
    Hardback | £79.00
    Paperback | £19.99
  4. Pretty/Funny
    Women in comedy have traditionally been pegged as either "pretty" or "funny." Attractive actresses with good comic timing such as Katherine Hepburn, Lucille Ball, and Julia Roberts have always gotten plum roles as the heroines... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2014
    Hardback | £45.00
    Paperback | £21.99