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Standing up for the 'F' word

I spent a large portion of my time at University writing about gender in literature. I’ve written essays on cross-dressing in Shakespeare, feminist and queer theory… 668 more words

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Gender, Feminism & Me – My Reflections on the AWE conference, Mercy Place, QLD October 2014

http://www.awe.asn.au/drupal/content/reclaiming-feminism-engendering-change

RECLAIMING FEMINISM: ENGENDERING CHANGE

A LANDMARK NATIONAL SUMMIT FOR AUSTRALIAN EDUCATORS AND POLICY MAKERS  
 FRIDAY OCTOBER 3 – SATURDAY OCTOBER 4 2014

MERCY PLACE, BARDON, BRISBANE  978 more words

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Judith Butler Performative Acts and Gender Construction

Judith Butler – Performative Acts and Gender Construction: An Essay in Phenomenology and Feminist Theory

PDF Download: butler_performative_acts

Lectures

Flesh: Stages of Auto/biographical Perforamance. We Are Our Bodies

We are our bodies. Our identities, our histories, our hopes, our failures, our dreams — all are embodied within the flesh that shelters our souls. 258 more words

Mulvey on Morocco

You’ve read Laura Mulvey’s analysis of Sternberg’s Morocco (1930).  Now take a look at the film’s trailer.  Where do you see examples of Mulvey’s arguments about narrative cinema?  36 more words

Extra Credit

Feminist Ryan Gosling

Click here to be taken to the Feminist Ryan Gosling blog I’ve given you a sneak peek of in class.  Now that you’ve read some feminist theory and criticism, what do you make of it?  29 more words

Extra Credit

What is Woman? (8-Bit Philosophy)

Another great video from 8 Bit Philosophy! It also is very useful for my feminist theory research nowadays.

In this episode, they look at existentialist feminism through the writings of Simone de Beauvoir and the video-game Metroid! 52 more words

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