Marisa Mori and the Futurists: A Woman Artist in an Age of Fascism

Jennifer Griffiths, M.A. ’05, Ph.D. ’12

Griffiths presents a biographical account of Marisa Mori (1900–1985), an artist in interwar Italy who was the only female contributor to The Futurist Cookbook (1932) with her recipe for “Italian Breasts in the Sun.” Griffiths, an art historian, has written widely about gender and representation in Italy. (Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2023)

Cover of Marisa Mori