Material Culture Annual Symposium - The body as object: the human as material culture
The Human Body as Object: The Human as Material Culture
1 May 2009
Welcome and opening comments
Ben Barry Becky Conekin
"How the Bodies of Fashion Models are Presented and Viewed Both Today and in the Past"
"How We 'Get' a Body"
"How Medical Imagery May Depict Bodies as Cultural Object That Are Endowed with Moral Value"
"How Male and Female Bodies are Shaped Through Exercise"
"How Bodies May Be Considered as Deliberately-Constructed Works of Art"