Alec Nevala-Lee

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Erving Goffman

A Vogue model, by her clothing, stance, and facial expression, is able expressively to portray a cultivated understanding of the book she poses in her hand; but those who trouble to express themselves so appropriately will have very little time left over for reading.

Erving Goffman, The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life

Written by nevalalee

August 18, 2016 at 7:30 am

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