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Learn more about Amazon Prime. For Wittig, perhaps Serano was insufficiently processed and marked by the heterosexual order, resulting in her transsexualism. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? One only has to heteorsexual interview with outstanding women to hear them apologizing.

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The Straight Mind: And Other Essays by Monique Wittig

Serano introduced that distinction to do justice to her experience of a painful dissonance among her unconscious sex femalegender expression “tomboyish”and biological sex male. There’s a problem loading this menu right now.

Jul 03, Trish rated it it was amazing. 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. Recommended to Kira by: Paperbackpages. Paulina rated it really liked it Mar 31, One might consider that every woman, married or not, has a period of forced sexual service, a sexual service which we may compare to pensaminto military one, and which can vary between a day, a year, or twenty-five years or more.


Her language is concise and the essays are short but she gets the ideas delivered so well. Mar 06, Steven rated it it was amazing. Her perspectives on gender, sexuality, and social constructions are dead on and I wish everyone would read a copy of this book.

Feb 06, Mandy E rated it it was amazing. Amazon Rapids Fun rl for kids on the go. 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. No trivia or quizzes yet. It asks whether a lesbian, on Wittig’s theory of hetero.

The Straight Mind: And Other Essays

At its very core, these essays center around rejecting heterosexuality- not just -normativity, and systems of gender that oppress, rob, take. Theoretically brilliant, even if a poltical “child of its time”.

I feel that readers will be challenged when they read this book to look at themselves and wonder if they have these feelings of gender ambivalence on some wigtig and at what cost it is to live with that tension everyday. They do not need to express it all the time, for one can scarcely talk of domination over what one owns. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.


Wittig is a heterosdxual.

Shannon rated it really liked it Mar 10, Some lesbians and nuns escape, but they are very few, although the number is growing. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

MiniLecturas El Pensamiento Heterosexual – Monique Wittig

I describe heterosexuality not as an institution but as a political regime which rests on the submission and the appropriation of women. Compare this contract with the contract that binds a worker to his employer. The contract binding the woman to the man is wittih principle a contract for life, which only law can break divorce.

Gay men, for example, have always defined themselves as a minority and never questioned, despite their transgression, the dominant choice. Strikingly readable, incredibly important work.

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