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Beyond Rosie the Riveter

Donna B. Knaff

Beyond Rosie the Riveter

Women of World War II in American popular graphic art

by Donna B. Knaff

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Published by University Press of Kansas in [Lawrence] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in art,
  • Women in popular culture,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Social conditions,
  • Women,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDonna B. Knaff
    SeriesCultureAmerica
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNE962.W65 K55 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationpages cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25223986M
    ISBN 109780700618507
    LC Control Number2012007156

    Beyond Rosie the Riveter: Women were integral players in the French military during the world wars. Submitted by Tiffany Roney. The roles of women in the French Army in the early 20th century show plenty about military history and women's history — two fields of study that are often studied separately, according to a Kansas State University historian. In the book Beyond Rosie the Riveter: Women of World War II in American Popular Graphic Art, Donna B Knaff writes WWII first empowered women to take on new responsibilities and freedoms, and then disempowered them when the men returned home and life went back to normal.

      The often lauded persona of “Rosie the Riveter,” who worked tirelessly to ensure that her brother, boyfriend, or husband was sufficiently supplied and armed while maintaining a home or minding the children was largely portrayed during and after the war as Euro-American. The myth has continued into the twenty-first century. Rosie the Riveter was a cultural icon of World War II, representing the women who worked in factories and shipyards during World War II, many of whom produced munitions and war supplies. These women sometimes took entirely new jobs replacing the male workers who joined the military. Rosie the Riveter is used as a symbol of American feminism and women's economic advantage. Similar images of.

      Women's March inspires Rosie the Riveter book for young readers. Two Detroit authors cover the history of women who joined the workforce in World War II with the first in a planned 'Detroit. Naomi Parker Fraley (Aug – Janu ) was an American war worker who is now considered the most likely model for the iconic "We Can Do It!" poster. During World War II, she worked on aircraft assembly at the Naval Air Station was photographed operating a machine tool and this widely used photograph was thought to be an inspiration for the : Naomi Fern Parker, Aug , .


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“This documentary collection is the companion volume to Beyond Rosie: Women in World War II, a traveling exhibition curated by the Museum of History and Holocaust Education at Kennesaw State University. Each chapter focuses on a different role that women played in the war effort, as factory workers, “government girls,” military auxiliaries, homemakers, and by: 1.

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Rosie the Riveter became one of the most popular icons of the war period and her image, recognized in posters and movies, inspired women to take jobs in support of the war effort.

The U.S. government used wartime propaganda to attract women to production jobs left vacant as men went to war. Buy Beyond Rosie the Riveter: Women of World War II in American Popular Graphic Art (Culture America (Hardcover)) Reprint by Donna B.

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