Producing Women: The Internet, Traditional Femininity, by Michele White

By Michele White

Producing Women examines the methods femininity is produced via new media. Michele White considers how ladies are developed, produce themselves as matters, shape important creation cultures on websites like Etsy, and set up technological tactics to reshape their identities and electronic features. She reviews the potential wherein girls marketplace conventional woman roles, are seen, and convey and restructure their gendered, raced, eroticized, and sexual identities. Incorporating quite a number examples throughout quite a few different types of media—including trash the gown marriage ceremony images, web how-to directions approximately zombie stroll brides, nail polish running a blog, DIY crafting, and reborn doll production—Producing Women elucidates women’s creation cultures on-line, and the ways in which participants can significantly research and have interaction with those practices.

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