Tag: claude cahun

Don’t Just Reinscribe! Dissolve, blur, disguise, grrr, meld & dye, dye, dye…

Cahun’s work explores the interior and plays with the metamorphosis of self. Her androgynous polymorphy, her adoption of various theatrical disguises (vampire, gymnast, swami, masked gypsy, braided girl, mannequin, angel) and of the trappings of either gender, sometimes of both within one image, melts the boundaries drawn by the construct of two polar oppositional genders.…

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Blizzard Is a State of Mind…

Claude Cahun — “I Am in Training:  Don’t Kiss Me” On the day after the blizzard of ’09 rushed up the coast and swallowed us fluffy white frio, Verse Daily has posted a poem from my new forthcoming book (to appear in days)! “State of  a Nation” speaks of things… ~~ Blizzard is a state…

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