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Ballerina: Sex, Scandal, and Suffering Behind the Symbol of Perfection

Deirdre Kelly
Format
Book
Published
Vancouver : Greystone Books, c2012.
Language
English
ISBN
9781926812663 (hbk.), 1926812662 (hbk.), 9781926812670 (ebk.), 1926812670 (ebk.)
Contents
  • The feminization of ballet
  • Pimps, poverty, and prison
  • Bonfire ballerina
  • Striving and starving for attention
  • Laboring under an illusion
  • Changes afoot.
Description
ix, 254 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-244) and index.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
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