Harper, Catherine (2009) Double Brides: Double Dresses: lesbian wedding dresses after the Civil Partnership Act UK, 2004 In: Peter, McNeil, Vicki, Karaminas and Catherine, Cole, eds. Fashion in Fiction: Text and Clothing in Literature, Film and Television. Berg Publishers, Oxford. ISBN 9781847883599Full text not available from this repository.
Fashion in Fiction examines the ways in which dress 'performs' in a wide range of contemporary and historical literary texts. Essays by North American, European and Australian scholars explore the function of clothing within fictional narratives, including those of film, television and advertising. The book provides a groundbreaking examination of the interconnected worlds of fashion and words, providing perspectives from socio-cultural, historical and theoretical readings of fashion and text-based communication. Covering a variety of genres and periods, Fashion in Fiction analyses fashion's role within a range of creative media, exploring the many ways that dress communicates, disrupts and modulates meaning across different cultures and contexts.
|Item Type:||Chapter in book|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||lesbian; civil partnership; dress culture; wedding dress; Belfast|
|Subjects:||W000 Creative Arts and Design > W990 Creative Arts and Design not classified elsewhere|
|Faculties:||Faculty of Arts|
|Depositing User:||Dr Catherine Harper|
|Date Deposited:||06 Apr 2009|
|Last Modified:||19 Mar 2015 16:00|
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