Origins of Beauty-n-Power

Origins of Beauty-n-Power

Independently, beauty is. Power acts/does. Together it’s complex.

Do you look at beauty? Or are you looked at because you’re beautiful? Seeing and being are different ways of experiencing beauty. Women and men experience beauty differently. This difference is one of many ways power is expressed. The potent mix of beauty and power has always shaken human history. It is at once both private and public encompassing the personal, political and social. It crosses the boundaries of sex, class, wealth, culture, space and time too. Where did this endless fascination for beauty and power come from? Of…

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