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Becoming Women: The Embodied Self in Image Culture

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In a culture where beauty is currency, women s bodies are often perceived as measures of value and worth. The search for visibility and self-acceptance can be daunting, especially for those on the cultural margins of beauty.

Becoming Women offers a thoughtful examination of the search for identity in an image-oriented world. That search is told through the experiences of a
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Paperback, 408 pages
Published March 5th 2014 by University of Toronto Press (first published May 12th 2009)
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