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Scruffy Masculinities. Gay bear representations in the runways of Walter Van Beirendonck’s Spring/Summer 2010 Wonder collection

Despite the vast research regarding non-conformative bodies, there is little material on the gay bear representation in fashion modelling. This article investigates the bear embodiment in the runway shows of Walter Van Beirendonck Spring/Summer 2010 Wonder. Critical visual analysis follows the gay bear symbolism in the video recordings ofthe runways, revealing how it challenges the […]