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Sotirin, Patricia J
Where the aunts are : family, feminism, and kinship in popular culture / Patricia J. Sotirin & Laura L. Ellingson
Alternate Title Family, feminism, and kinship in popular culture
Waco, Tex. : Baylor University Press, c2013
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 3rd Floor  HQ759.94 .S68 2013    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Aunts
Families in mass media
Women in mass media
Women in popular culture
Physical Description x, 244 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-236) and index
Contents Black and white maternal aunts: (not) like a mother -- "Othered" aunting: race, class, and institutionalized misogyny -- Like a (bad) mother: neotraditional and malevolent aunts -- Wisdom and witchcraft: magical aunts and nieces -- Eccentric aunts sanity, sexuality, and spectacle -- Commodifying the aunt online -- Conclusion: the impact of aunts
Alternate Author Ellingson, Laura L

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