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Essentially Speaking

Feminism, Nature and Difference

By Diana Fuss

Routledge – 1990 – 160 pages

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    978-0-415-90133-8
    December 13th 1989

Description

In this brief and powerful book, Diana Fuss takes on the debate of pure essence versus social construct, engaging with the work of Luce Irigaray and Monique Wittig, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Houston Baker, and with the politics of gay identity.

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". . . a sinuously argued and carefully measured study of the work of feminist, gay, and Afro-American critics." -- Gillian Beer, Women: A Cultural Review

Name: Essentially Speaking: Feminism, Nature and Difference (eBook)Routledge 
Description: By Diana Fuss. In this brief and powerful book, Diana Fuss takes on the debate of pure essence versus social construct, engaging with the work of Luce Irigaray and Monique Wittig, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Houston Baker, and with the politics of gay...
Categories: Postmodernism of Cultural Theory, Feminism, Cultural Sexuality, Literature