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This text discusses rehabilitation in relation to prosthetics by focusing on the artist Lorenza Böttner. Lorenza’s refusal to use prosthetics provides an example for the argument concerning the manner in which rehabilitation operates within a context of gender and sexual conformity.
Keywords: disability aesthetics; Lorenza Böttner; prosthetics
Title
Rehabilitation II
Author(s)
Birkan Taş
Identifier
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This text discusses rehabilitation in relation to prosthetics by focusing on the artist Lorenza Böttner. Lorenza’s refusal to use prosthetics provides an example for the argument concerning the manner in which rehabilitation operates within a context of gender and sexual conformity.
Is Part Of
Re-
Place
Berlin
Publisher
ICI Berlin Press
Date
2019
Subject
disability aesthetics
Lorenza Böttner
prosthetics
Rights
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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Harvested
yes
Language
en-GB
short title
Rehabilitation II
page start
77
page end
82
Source
Re-: An Errant Glossary, ed. by Christoph F. E. Holzhey and Arnd Wedemeyer, Cultural Inquiry, 15 (Berlin: ICI Berlin Press, 2019), pp. 77–82
Bibliographic Citation
Birkan Taş, ‘Rehabilitation II’, in Re-: An Errant Glossary, ed. by Christoph F. E. Holzhey and Arnd Wedemeyer, Cultural Inquiry, 15 (Berlin: ICI Berlin Press, 2019), pp. 77–82 <https://doi.org/10.25620/ci-15_09>
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References

  • Elman, Julie Passanante, Chronic Youth: Disability, Sexuality, and U.S. Media Cultures of Rehabilitation (New York: New York University Press, 2014)
  • Freeman, Elizabeth, Time Binds: Queer Temporalities, Queer Histories (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2010)
  • Preciado, Paul B., ‘Lives and Works of Lorenza Böttner’, South as a State of Mind, 9 [documenta 14 #4] ([2017]) <https://www.documenta14.de/en/south/25298_lives_and_works_of_lorenza_boettner> [accessed 10 December 2018]
  • Shildrick, Margrit, ‘Border Crossings: The Technology of Disability and Desire’, in Culture, Theory, Disability: Encounters Between Disability Studies and Cultural Studies, ed. by Anne Waldschmidt, Hanjo Berressem, and Moritz Ingwersen (Bielefeld: Transcript, 2017), pp. 137–51
  • Siebers, Tobin, Disability Aesthetics (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2010)
  • Lorenza: Portrait of an Artist, dir. by Michael Stahlberg (Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München, 1991) <https://vimeo.com/29793957> [accessed 10 December 2018]
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Cite as: Birkan Taş, ‘Rehabilitation II’, in Re-: An Errant Glossary, ed. by Christoph F. E. Holzhey and Arnd Wedemeyer, Cultural Inquiry, 15 (Berlin: ICI Berlin Press, 2019), pp. 77–82 <https://doi.org/10.25620/ci-15_09>