What is worth noting is the origin of the Out People motif: mutants and deviations often populate the worlds of post-apocalyptic stories, the above-mentioned example of Wyndham's The Chrysalides being the best known; but the way they are described is usually quite different.
Walter Miller, A Canticle for Leibovitz (Philadelphia, Lippincott and London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1960) and John Wyndham, The Chrysalides (London: Joseph, 1955).
: After about a week, it was time for their journey to the top of the container, where they instinctively crawled, flipped upside down and changed into chrysalides
At school in Leamington she was given the task of arguing that a classmate was a mutant, after reading The Chrysalides
Anne-Marie Sohn, Chrysalides
, Femmes dans la vie privee (XIXe-XXe sieles), 2 vol.
In the undulating bathtubs of his bathing series, might we also see the chrysalides
of the metamorphosis of Bonnard's artistic reputation, a reevaluation of the artist that, after a hundred years, is still in flux?
Take care when tidying up your garden for winter not to disturb chrysalides
, caterpillars or eggs.
An enclosed glass "birthing room" (called a puparium) offers a fascinating view of fledgling butterflies emerging from the chrysalides
that protect them during metamorphosis.
Buffalo Bill cherishes bear more than a passing resemblance to Kawakubo's bumps or pods.
Lands may be burned as part of a fire ecology plan when butterflies are still immobile as chrysalides
and incapable of escaping the flames.
These odd, yet beautifully translucent and luminous forms resemble tightly wound chrysalides
seemingly in a dormant state.
In preparation for his installation Elipsis (Ellipsis, 1994) - a collection of several works, revealing the complexity of his use of the idea of transformation - he kept hundreds of larvae at home in boxes, hidden from the light, until they turned into chrysalides