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~EBOOK ♞ An Intimate Affair: Women, Lingerie, and Sexuality ♗ Intimate Apparel, A Term In Use By , Has Played A Crucial Role In The Development Of The Naughty But Nice Feminine Ideal That Emerged In The Twentieth Century Jill Fields S Engaging, Imaginative, And Sophisticated History Of Twentieth Century Lingerie Tours The World Of Women S Intimate Apparel And Arrives At Nothing Less Than A Sweeping View Of Twentieth Century Women S History Via The Undergarments They Wore Illustrated Throughout And Drawing On A Wealth Of Evidence From Fashion Magazines, Trade Periodicals, Costume Artifacts, Hollywood Films, And The Records Of Organized Labor, An Intimate Affair Is A Provocative Examination Of The Ways Cultural Meanings Are Orchestrated By The Fashion Industrial Complex, And The Ways In Which Individuals And Groups Embrace, Reject, Or Derive Meaning From These Everyday, Yet Highly Significant, Intimate Articles Of Clothing Fantastic, fantastic, fantastic, if a little high brow Fields intertwines the cultural meaning of black lingerie, desire for racialized sexuality, and the twin desires of sexuality mortality with grace and poise in her chapter on black undergarments Some parts can be quite dry, but she makes good use of feminist film theory Mulvey and Lacanian psychoanalysis in evaluating public images of lingerie Women used to wear drawers with slits Their very PURPOSE in life was boiled down to underwear It s nutty.