Download e-book for iPad: Articulating the Action Figure: Essays on the Toys and Their by Jonathan Alexandratos

By Jonathan Alexandratos

motion figures are greater than toys or collectibles—they are statements on race, gender, type, physique positivity and extra. This choice of 9 new essays and one interview argues that motion figures might be analyzed within the related gentle as books, video clips, tv indicates and different media. via an exam of the plastic our bodies that fill our cabinets and toy bins, “Action determine stories” can tell the subsequent iteration of toys.

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