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cultural chauvinism

Oct. 12, 2011, 7:21 a.m. chauvinism , feminism , literature , venus

Cultural Chauvinism One of the most noted examples of chauvinism in the Arts is the name given by Marquis Paul de Vibraye to the little female figurine found at Laugerie-Basse. He called it 'Venus impudique' (immodest Venus), mocking the entire feminine world, by relating it to the so-called 'Venus ...