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Taking a Stand in a Postfeminist World

Toward an Engaged Cultural Criticism

by Frances E. Mascia-Lees

  • 79 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by State University of New York Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Literature: History & Criticism,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Feminist anthropology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Feminist criticism,
  • Feminist theory

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages243
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7802358M
    ISBN 100791447162
    ISBN 109780791447161

    The book is short on characterization ― this is Atwood, never a warm writer, at her steeliest ― and long on cynicism ― it’s got none of the human credibility of a work such as Walker Percy’s Love In The Ruins. But the scariness is visceral, a world that’s like a dangerous and even fatal grid, an electrified fence.   Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Frances E Mascia Lees books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Taking a Stand in a Postfeminist World. Frances E. Mascia-Lees. 19 Oct Paperback. unavailable. Notify me. Tattoo, Torture, Mutilation, and Adornment. Frances E Mascia-Lees. 13 May Book.

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    About the Author Frances E. Mascia-Lees is Professor of Anthropology at Rutgers University. She was Editor-in-Chief of American Anthropologist from , is a Founder and current Member of the Board of Anthropology Now, and an International Scholar of the Open Society Institute. She is author of numerous publications including Taking a Stand in a Postfeminist World. rests on my desk, the only pink thing in the room. Not only is it pink, it's bright pink and not, for instance, mauve. Not mauve, which Jane Gallop, describing the cover of the landmark anthology of feminist criticism, Writing and Sexual Difference, praisingly calls "a stylish, sophisticated version of [pink], one that bespeaks not the messy, carnal world of the nursery .


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Ranging across contemporary culture from the academy to shopping malls, this book offers engaged cultural criticism in a postfeminist context.

Taking a Stand in a Postfeminist World offers an engaged cultural criticism in a postfeminist context. At the end of the twentieth century, an increasingly globalized world has given rise to a cultural.

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"Taking a Stand in a Postfeminist World offers an engaged cultural criticism in a postfeminist context. The authors argue for a cultural criticism that is strategic, not programmatic, and that preserves the multiple commitments, ideas, and positions required of interactions and identifications across lines of cultural, racial, and gender difference.

Taking a Stand in a Postfeminist World offers an engaged cultural criticism in a postfeminist context. At the end of the twentieth century, an increasingly globalized world has given rise to a cultural complexity characterized by a rapid increase in competing discourses, fragmented subjectives, and irreconcilable claims over cultural.

Taking a Stand in a Postfeminist World: Toward an Engaged Cultural Criticism --Contents --Acknowledgments On Shaky Ground: Shifting Terrain andthe Predicaments of Postfeminism -- 2 The Postmodernist Turn in Anthropology: Cautions from a Feminist Perspective -- 3.

Taking a Stand in a Postfeminist World Mascia-Lees, Frances E., Sharpe, Patricia Published by State University of New York Press Mascia-Lees, Frances E.

and Patricia Sharpe. Postfeminist definition, relating to or occurring in the period after the feminist movement of the s. See more.

Frances E. Mascia-Lees is Professor of Anthropology at Rutgers University. She was Editor-in-Chief of American Anthropologist fromis a Founder and current Member of the Board of Anthropology Now, and an International Scholar of the Open Society Institute.

She is author of numerous publications including Taking a Stand in a Postfeminist World. Abstract This study is chiefly a postfeminist criticism of two of Caryl Churchill’s plays, Vinegar Tom () and Fen ().

In its introduction part, the topic, playwright and background information of the era are identified, and postfeminism as the theory of the paper is introduced in order to discover and analyze postfeminist issues in the texts of the plays and respond to the.

Amelia Jones has written that the postfeminist texts which emerged in the s and s portrayed second-wave feminism as a monolithic entity and were overly generalizing in their criticism.

The s saw the popularization of this term, in both the academic world as well as the media world. It was seen as a term of both commendation and scorn.

Editorial team. General Editors: David Bourget (Western Ontario) David Chalmers (ANU, NYU) Area Editors: David Bourget Gwen Bradford. Postfeminist definition: resulting from or including the beliefs and ideas of feminism | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. This paper reports four experiments designed to examine the role that recurring bodily experiences have in motivating people's understandings of different senses of the polysemous word stand.

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Being a fan of his father, Ron Paul, has had me interested in Rand since he entered politics. While I have yet had the chance to read his older book(s), "Taking a Stand: Moving Beyond Partisan Politics to Unite America" was a superb book that had me thinking a lot about what Rand was saying/5(50).

Mascia-Lees, F. and P. Sharpe () Taking a Stand in a Postfeminist World (Albany: State University of New York Press). Google Scholar McRobbie, A. () ‘Postfeminism and Popular Culture: Bridget Jones and the New Girl Regime’ in Y. Tasker and D. Negra (eds), Interrogating Postfeminism (Durham: Duke University Press).

and shifting positions we take up, to help us make sense out of and navigate a postfeminist world. They represent our interest in un-4 Taking a Stand in a Postfeminist World SUNY_Mas_chqxd 8/11/00 AM Page 4. Taking a stand in a postfeminist world: toward an engaged cultural criticism / Frances E.

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May ; foreword by Beverly Guy-Sheftall. well rewarded for the time spent with this book. Taking a Stand in a Postfeminist World: Toward an En-gaged Cultural Criticism Frances E.

Mascia-Lees and Patri-cia Sharpe. Albany: State University of New York Press, pp. FRAN^OISE DUSSART University of Connecticut What we have here is the result of a fertile—indeed fecund—. Postfeminist culture has been around since at least the s and continues to develop today.

That said, postfeminism is complex and often elusive, acting in subtle ways and for different purposes.Postfeminism is a concept fraught with contradictions. Loathed by some and celebrated by others, it emerged in the late twentieth century in a number of cultural, academic and political contexts, from popular journalism and media to feminist analyses.

Girls' Feminist Blogging In A Postfeminist Age By Jessalynn Keller English Har. $ Girls' Feminist. Girls' Feminist Blogging In A Postfeminist .