Suffragettes to She-Devils
Women's Liberation and Beyond
Normal Price: $79.95
Your Price: $71.96 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $8.00! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.60 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Suffragettes to She-Devils by Guido Costa
Book DescriptionThe fight for women's rights has been one of the great struggles of the last century, and its graphic expression has been central to this battle. Suffragettes to She-Devils captures the excitement of revolutionary campaigns and movements, from the vibrant visual identity of the militant Suffragettes, through the humour and sniping of the cartoons of 1960s Women's Lib, to the virtual-reality explorations of end-of-the-century cyberfeminists. It explores the developing role of graphics and related media in the struggle for women's liberation. This book covers a wide and international range of issues including women and war work; 1950's consumerism; women's rights in the workplace; gay rights and gay pride; and questions of identity, race, violence, health and welfare. An enormous variety of posters, billboards, publications, logos, artworks and computer graphics are illustrated, reflecting the ways in which women of all ages and cultures have created avenues for communication and fostered social change through graphic design.
Buy Suffragettes to She-Devils book by Guido Costa from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780714836195
(290mm x 250mm x 30mm)
Imprint: Phaidon Press Ltd
Publisher: Phaidon Press Ltd
Publish Date: 12-Jun-1997
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Guido Costa
Eden and After, Hardback (February 2014)
A collection of Nan Goldin's photographic portraits of children.
Nan Goldin, Hardback (September 2010)
Moving and poignant photographs from a major figure in contemporary art.
Devil's Playground, Hardback (October 2003)» View all books by Guido Costa
The most significant book to date on this influential contemporary photographer.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Suffragettes to She-Devils book by Guido Costa and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Guido Costa
Liz McQuiston divides her time between graphic design practice, teaching and writing. She is the author of Graphic Agitation, also published by Phaidon.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.