>At 08:37 PM 9/29/98 EDT, RB7Surf7 wrote:
>>The one thing that really turns me off is women wearing full legnth fur
>call peta! or organize a performance art piece involving spray paint!
>seriously, a unit on social commentary could be really cool - kollowitz,
>lange, siquieros, goya, daumier, guerrilla girls - there are so many! also
>there is this terrific book called graphic agitation published by phaidon
>on this theme. i wish there were more alternatives to animal products.
>it's hard to completely avoid leather shoes, esp. given our love for birks.
>of course, one could argue everyone has the right to wear what they choose,
>even if some think slinging the carcass of another animal around our
>shoulders is pretty awful. i guess you have to decide where to draw the
>line between freedom and cruelty...
>Art Teacher, Kanapaha Middle School, Gainesville, FL
>Doctoral Student, Art Education, Florida State University
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