Recognition for the ‘Beautiful Jewess’: Beauty Queens Crowned by Modern Jewish Print Media
This chapter demonstrates how women’s bodies were appropriated (in times of adversity) to promote Jewishness and Jewish ethnic/racial body aesthetics in a variety of locations, including Europe (Germany, Poland, Hungary), Tel Aviv, Argentina, and the United States.
Wallach, Kerry. “Recognition for the ‘Beautiful Jewess’: Beauty Queens Crowned by Modern Jewish Print Media.” Globalizing Beauty: Consumerism and Body Aesthetics in the Twentieth Century. Eds. Hartmut Berghoff and Thomas Kühne. German Historical Institute “Worlds of Consumption” Series. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. 131-150.