TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HEROIN CHIC»
The term «heroin chic» is normally little used and occupies the 121.717
position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HEROIN CHIC»
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in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to heroin chic
and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Fashion, Desire and Anxiety: Image and Morality in the 20th ...
This fascination with darkness is crucial to the appeal of the drug, and also the
appeal of the photographs associated with 'heroin chic.' The desire to experience
danger, excess, if only voyeuristically through the visual image, has power in a ...
: The Deadly Addiction
During the 1990s, the heroin chic trend briefly became popular in the fashion
world. Stick-thin models in magazine spreads stared out dully at the reader with
hollow, dark-rimmed eyes. A notorious ad campaign for a Calvin Klein fragrance
Art for Art's Sake: Aestheticism in Victorian Painting
In 1997 a spate of fashion photography and advertising images was christened '
heroin chic' by the media, after President Clinton's criticism of the industry.21 This
was provoked by the death from a heroin overdose of Mario Sorrenti's brother ...
Elizabeth Prettejohn, 2007
The Consumption of Inequality: Weapons of Mass Distraction
Mark Scheerer (1996), “Is 'Heroin Chic' Sweeping Hollywood?” CNN.com, http://
www.cnn.com/SHOWBIZ/9608/02/heroin.chic. Mark Ehrman (1995), “Heroin Chic
,” Playboy 42 (5), May, 68. Ehrman, “Heroin Chic,” 44. Trainspotting (1996), DVD
Karen Bettez Halnon, 2013
Fashion in Popular Culture: Literature, Media and ...
with heroin chic qualities induces the observer to react in approval or displeasure
. If an observer admires the advertisement, psychologists have argued that
conformity or imitation in dress would likely follow (Fliigel 1950: 138). The fact of ...
Joseph H. Hancock, Toni Johnson-Woods, Vicki Karaminas, 2013
Women Under the Influence
The heroin-chic phenomenon coincided with a mid-1990s glut of heroin-related
films (The Basketball Diaries, Pulp Fiction, Trainspotting)166 and with the
increased availability of a purer form of heroin that could be snorted in powder
Encyclopedia of Hair: A Cultural History
The 1990s brought the unusual looks known as grunge and heroin chic.
Emaciated-looking models who adopted the heroin chic look wore stringy hair
and messy hairstyles, sometimes punctuated with seaweed or other unexpected
Goth: Undead Subculture
Many readers may recognize that death chic passed into mainstream advertising
as "heroin chic" in the late 198Os and 199Os. Both heroin chic and death chic
can be seen as modern iterations of the Victorian era's invalid feminine aesthetic
Lauren M. E. Goodlad, Michael Bibby, 2007
hat Princess Diana did for the paparazzi, Davide Sorrenti did for heroin chic.
When the 20-yearold fashion photographer died last February of a heroin
overdose, media mavens and politicians spoke out against heroin's
The look of being “wasted” and unkempt has been referred to as “heroin chic” (
Urban Dictionary 2005). However, this “druggy look” and malnourished
appearance has fallen out of fashion within the glamour business because of its
Glen R. Hanson, Peter J. Venturelli, Annette E. Fleckenstein, 2014
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HEROIN CHIC»
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is used in the context of the following news items.
Lady Gaga poses in bizarre smudged black make-up and expletive …
So perhaps echoing the heroin chic looks of the Nineties, with thick kohl which looks like it's drawn by a child, might count as one of her lesser ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
Dream Team Flirts With Perfecto, a New Bar and Restaurant in the …
[Laughs] Call it heroin chic. Perfecto is ultimately the brainchild of Joakim Morin. The food is revisited pub food, a little bit fancier, but still ... «Eater Montreal, Jul 15»
Circ X Is Amazing and Deserves a Residency in Miami
There was an amazing dance scene over Marlyn Manson's "The Dope Show" with a mix of raunchy heroin chic reminiscent of the bathroom ... «Huffington Post, Jun 15»
Our “new normal” is fat. And it's killing us
To their credit the introduction of plus-sized models has been crucial in the elimination of the dangerously-thin heroin chic look that rocked the ... «The Daily Telegraph, Jun 15»
Thick Thighs or Thigh Gap: The Goal Posts Have Moved But It's The …
... options: very skinny and waifish, like heroin chic-era Kate Moss, or skinny with big tits, like a cover model from the golden era of lads' mags. «The Debrief, Jun 15»
Corey Stoll's Face Is the Star of Glass Chin
Played by Crudup as a slick, grandiose phony prone to monologues about the iCloud and how he misses heroin chic (“emaciated suicidal teen ... «Vulture, Jun 15»
The Mark Wahlberg Playbook Is The Oldest One In Hollywood
It was the glory days of the transgressive Calvin Klein ad — post–Brooke Shields, pre–heroin chic — and the series of Wahlberg, intermittently ... «BuzzFeed News, Jun 15»
Music review: Brass Lab, Cottier's Theatre, Glasgow
He's an original: new thinking, fresh expression and nothing second-hand; it's all his own. His jazz orchestration (Heroin Chic) is mind-blowing. «Herald Scotland, Jun 15»
Male models: What's the trending look at Florence's fashion fair?
The grunge-dipped 1990s saw the rise of the Kate Moss-inspired “Heroin Chic” look. Major fashion houses were choosing increasingly gaunt, ... «Al-Arabiya, Jun 15»
Julianne Hough does Monroe heroin chic, talks body image with …
I actually really like Julianne Hough and not just when she slips some Mormon nip. The dancer/singer/actress is tacking on /blogger to that list ... «JoBlo.com, Jun 15»