Issue 8: Model
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: (PLEASE NOTE - DEADLINE EXTENDED!) October 30,
send to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Model: aesthetics, versions, imitate, endorse, template...
"I never diet. I smoke. I drink now and then.
I never work out. I work very hard, and I am worth every cent."
- Naomi Campbell
idealised aesthetics; pattern; sexism; orthodoxy;
conformity; compliance; obedience; socialism;
homophobia; religion; imitation; traditions; tea ceremony; porn; indoctrination;
interim states and the working model; Nazi Germany and the Aryan ideal;
standards; rhetoric; literary models; genre; aesthetics of marginalia;
architecture; photography; clay
modelling; image; diagrams; marriage, make-up; law; politics;...blueprints;
Model cars, planes,
trains and geekdom; The Bible; The Qur'an; The Torah; The Talmund;
The Bhagavad-Gita; George
Orwell 1984; Oscar Wilde The Picture of Dorian Gray; Margaret
Atwood The Handmaid's Tale;
Jacqueline Susann The Valley of the Dolls; Arthur Miller
The Crucible; Nathaniel Hawthorne The
Scarlet Letter; Robert Altman; Prêt-á-Porter; Jennie
Livingston Paris is Burning; Carol Reed The
Agony and the Ecstasy; Mark
of the Dolls; Wachowski brothers The Matrix; beautiful
people; celebrity; "Model Behaviour" by Jay McInerney; America's Next Top Model; Search for a
Supermodel; Zoolander; archetype; prostitutes; artists; exemplar;
Caravaggio; Picasso; Antonio
Gaudi; Jacques Lacan; Deleuze and Guattari; Emmanuel Kant...
Submissions and enquiries should be sent to email@example.com
our submissions page for details on length