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By her logic they are not really men in the heterosexual sense, which is the only sense in which “man” makes sense to the dominant social order that creates men. They do not need to express it all the time, for one can scarcely talk of domination over what one owns. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. These political, philosophical, and literary essays mark the first collection of theoretical writing from the acclaimed novelist and French feminist writer Monique Wittig.
It would make for a much more openminded world. Withoutabox Submit wittih Film Festivals. Refresh and try again. Aug 28, Felix rated it really liked it Shelves: As much as Moniqu is prone to generalizations- sometimes for more essential premises e.
I’m still reading this with Serano’s new book in the back of my mind, and especially with Wittig’s essays in the front of my mind, since Butler deals with her “materialist feminism” quite a bit.
And those fugitives from sex who escape the usual channels that mark them as one or the other– are they all fundamentally lesbians? AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. The police intervene with the specific charge of assault and battery when one citizen beats another citizen.
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Thanks for telling us about the problem. Although women are very visible as sexual ,onique, as social beings they are totally invisible, and as such must appear as little as possible, and always with some kind of excuse if they do so.
And Other Essays by Monique Wittig. Quotes from The Straight Mind As a reader who is infinitely interested in gender politics, I found this collection of philosophical essays very valuable. The police openly express their aversion to getting involved in domestic affairs as opposed to civil wittogwhere the authority of the state does not have to intervene directly since it is relayed through that of the husband. Oct 17, Melinda rated it liked it Shelves: Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.
It’s likely that the word ‘lesbian’ is being applied beyond any recognizable usage here. And what about a transsexual?
The Straight Mind: And Other Essays by Monique Wittig
But a woman who has signed a marriage contract has thereby ceased to be an ordinary citizen protected by law.
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Nice to think with. Monique Wittig was a French author and feminist theorist particularly interested in overcoming gender and the heterosexual contract. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Moniqke account. Nov 23, Kira rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Write a customer review. Genderqueer before the concept had been coined and commodified. Books by Monique Wittig.
And the newspapers still today report that ‘two students and a woman,’ ‘two lawyers and a woman,’ ‘three travelers and a woman’ monque seen doing this or that. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Para muchas otras, esto quiere decir alguien que lucha por la mujer y por su defensa – por el mito, por tanto, y su fortalecimiento” Monique Wittig. The only thing to do is to stand on one’s own feet as an escapee, a fugitive slave, a lesbian.
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I loved many of these essays. Oct 02, Annick rated it it was amazing. Feb 06, Mandy E rated it it was amazing. Wittig is a genius.
The Straight Mind: And Other Essays
I was thus quite surprised to see my wittib skepticism and even ridicule at some of the earlier essays turn into appreciation for her scathing words.
Wittig is a radical and refreshing read. Wittig’s theory anticipates the possibility of queer transgendered people; in fact, the theory suggests that some element of transgenderism is inevitable when one becomes queer.