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Author Rosewarne, Lauren.
Title Periods in pop culture : menstruation in film and television / Lauren Rosewarne.
Published Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, c2012.
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 Floor4  PN1995.9.M4618 R67 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description vii, 259 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-245) and index.
Contents Introduction: blood hunting -- Women bleeding secretly : the gender, place and segregation of menstruation -- Red tents and moon lodges : menstruation and the rites of passage -- The curse of eve : cramped stomachs and cramped lifestyles -- The menstrual mess : the disgust, horror and fear of menstruation -- I want to suck your blood : sex, sexiness and menstruation -- Bleeding out proud : menstruation and empowerment -- You don't know what you've got til it's gone : absent menstruation -- Where have all the menstruators gone? rereading missing menstruation -- Conclusion: a strange phenomena.
Subject Menstruation in popular culture.
ISBN 9780739170007 (cloth : alk. paper)
0739170007 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780739170014 (electronic)
0739170015 (electronic)
Standard # 7500217
OCLC number 781681099