Image and Gender

 

 

Readings

John Berger, "Ways of Seeing Women"

Laura Mulvey, "Visual Pleasure and Narrative Cinema"

 

Seeing vs. Words

 

Christian Themes of the Nude

Eve
 

 

Susanna
 

 

Vanity
 

 

 

Mythological Themes of the Nude

Judgment of Paris
 

 

Danae
 

 

Venus
 

 

Nude as Beauty

 

Two Venuses

 

Two Mistresses

 

Cinema

 

Exceptions

Cupid
 

 

St. Sebastian
 

 

 

 

 

 

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