Gender ambiguity: representation and acceptance in fashion advertising

Hall, Gemma Eloise (2013) Gender ambiguity: representation and acceptance in fashion advertising. BA dissertation, University of Portsmouth.

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    Abstract

    Advertisements are ubiquitous; with messages of advertisement entering almost every aspect of our daily lives. As Jhally previously stated, gender is widely used as an advertising tool. In recent years it has become increasingly difficult to ignore that the advertisement of ambiguously gendered models has increased in popularity, with models including: Agyness Deyn, Andrej Pejić and Omahyra Mota successfully becoming household names through blurring gender lines; even if in somewhat controversial ways.

    Item Type: Dissertation
    Departments/Research Groups: Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries > School of Art and Design
    Depositing User: Jane Polwin
    Date Deposited: 06 Jan 2014 14:42
    Last Modified: 28 Jan 2015 12:32
    URI: http://eprints.port.ac.uk/id/eprint/14040

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