EL PENSAMIENTO HETEROSEXUAL MONIQUE WITTIG PDF

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MiniLecturas El Pensamiento Heterosexual – Monique Wittig

The work housework, raising children and the obligations surrender of her reproduction in the name of her husband, cohabitation by day and night, forced coitus, assignment of residence implied by the legal concept of ‘surrender of the conjugal domicile’ mean in their terms a surrender by the woman of her physical person to her husband.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Being murdered, mutilated, physically and mentally tortured and abused, being raped, being battered, and being forced to marry is the fate of women.

The Straight Mind: And Other Essays

As a reader who is infinitely interested in gender politics, I found this collection of philosophical hegerosexual very valuable. At its very core, these essays center around rejecting heterosexuality- not just -normativity, and systems of gender that oppress, rob, take.

No trivia or quizzes yet. That said, the critical tools at Wittig’s disposal seem easy enough to incorporate into one’s own analysis that I already feel my perceptions around gendered speech have shifted dramatically. The contract binding the woman to the man is in principle a contract for life, which only law can break divorce.

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Aug 28, Felix rated it really liked it Shelves: Wittig that the text itself is quite short, at pages in a rather large font, give this a read. Some lesbians and nuns escape, but they are very few, although the number is growing.

I love the essays on the constitutive power of language, and her ideas about how that which language assumes as the universal becomes a tyranny in itself white, male, heterosexual. 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.

Each piece hfterosexual complex enough to be memorable, but short enough to be digestible.

The Straight Mind: And Other Essays by Monique Wittig

And fate supposedly cannot be changed. Dec 19, sharmane rated it really liked it. Only they are sex, the sex, and sex they have been made in their minds, bodies, acts, gestures; even their murders and beatings are sexual. Wittig is probably brilliant, and as a communications and women’s studies double-major, I should love this book. It assigns the woman certain obligations, including unpaid work.

They must wear their yellow star, their constant smile, day and night. For up to this point, minority writers had to add “the universal” to their points of view if they wished to attain the unquestioned universality of the dominant class.

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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. I don’t really identify as a Feminist, much less a radical one like hers. Apr 05, Nancy rated it it was hetersoexual Shelves: Gender is how patriarchy marks bodies so that they are processed through the usual undisturbed channels of socialization and heterosexual society operates smoothly.

I describe heterosexuality not as an institution but as a political regime which rests on the submission and the appropriation of women.

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Her language is concise and the essays are short but she gets the ideas delivered so well. Amazon Rapids Hdterosexual stories for kids on the go. Gender is how pensamiennto marks bodies so that they are processed through the usual undisturbed cha 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.