Tag Archives: facial hair

Making up the Female Face: Pain and imagination in the music videos of CocoRosie

Morna Laing is Senior Lecturer at the Chelsea College of Arts, University of the Arts London. Her PhD research explored the representation of the ‘woman-child’ in fashion magazines, and she has published articles in Critical Studies in Fashion and Beauty. … Continue reading

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Hair Loss as Facial Disfigurement in Ancient Rome?

Jane Draycott is the Lord Kelvin Adam Smith Research Fellow in the Department of Classics at the University of Glasgow. She co-edited, with Emma-Jayne Graham, Bodies of Evidence: Ancient Anatomical Votives, Past, Present and Future (London: Routledge, 2017) Hair Loss … Continue reading

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Jane Draycott (University of Wales, Trinity Saint David), ‘Hair Loss as Facial Disfigurement in Ancient Rome?’

Dr Jane Draycott of the University of Wales, Trinity St David, will be speaking at the Effaced from History conference on April 1. To register and view the full program, visit the conference website. Abstract Physiognomy, the art of interpreting and judging … Continue reading

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I moustache you a question…..

Sorry, couldn’t resist… Just back from Framing the Face: New Perspectives on the History of Facial Hair, held in London on 28 November. Amidst a stimulating range of papers, ranging from political, elite beard-wearing and prohibition in Renaissance Italy (John … Continue reading

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