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The Saartjie Baartman’s Body Shape versus the Victorian Dress: The Untold African Treasures

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Author(s) : Anne Mastamet-Mason ABSTRACT In most African countries, it is still a common belief that thin women are not attractive. Until the 21st century, full-figured women were considered attractive, were respected, and their padded (with flesh) and curvaceous bodies represented wealth, … Continue reading

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