A Dangerous Subject: The Fashion Model and the Beauty/Narcissism Double Bind

@article{Neumann2017ADS,
  title={A Dangerous Subject: The Fashion Model and the Beauty/Narcissism Double Bind},
  author={Cecilie Basberg Neumann},
  journal={Hypatia},
  year={2017},
  volume={32},
  pages={380 - 396}
}
In the wake of modernity, women's sexuality was positioned in a way that created a beauty/narcissism double bind that is still with us today. My concern in this article is that the subject position of “fashion model” serves as a constant reminder of this split, which is directed at all women and weakens the generalized woman's political agency. Fashion models themselves experience harassment and humiliation as well as pleasure and desire in their work as fashion models. However, the small… Expand
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