Spectacular Girls: Media Fascination and Celebrity Culture

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ILLUSTRATIONS
Figure I.1. Gabby Douglas appears on the cover of Time in celebration of the 2012 Summer Olympics, July 30, 2012.3
Figure I.2. Toys “R”Us gendered marketing.18
Figure 1.1. Addie and Imogene discuss racial politics in Paper Moon.40
Figure 1.2. Addie and Imogene say good-bye in Paper Moon.42
Figure 1.3. Cross-dressing Tatum O’Neal: the youngest person ever to win a competitive Academy Award.46
Figure 2.1. Sasha and Malia with their parents on the cover of People, November 24, 2008.67
Figure 2.2. Selena Gomez and Demi Lovato as BFFs on the cover of People, July 22, 2009.74
Figure 2.3. Vanessa Hudgens with Zac Efron during the height of High School Musical success, September 3, 2007.76
Figure 2.4. Venus and Serena Williams battle the world on the cover of Time, September 3, 2001.81
Figure 2.5. Kidnapping survivors Jacqueline Marris and Tamara Brooks do not smile for the camera/viewer on the cover of People, August 19, 2002.89
Figure 2.6. Jessica Dubroff, aviator, on the cover of Time, April 22, 1996.91
Figure 3.1. Cady with her queer-positive friends, Janis and Damien.115
Figure 3.2. One of Olive’s many engagements with pleasure and performance.118
Figure 3.3. The moment at which Juno makes the decision to choose Vanessa as the baby’s mother, in Juno.121

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