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differences (1994) 6 (2-3): 126–145.
Published: 01 July 1994
... . “ Rape and the Inner Lives of Black Women in the Middle West: Preliminary Thoughts on the Culture of Dissemblance .” Signs 14 . 4 ( 1989 ): 915 – 20 . hooks bell . “ Selling Hot Pussy: Representations of Black Female Sexuality in the Cultural Marketplace .” Black Looks: Race...
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differences (2019) 30 (1): 126–147.
Published: 01 May 2019
... with silence has spurred a fraught move toward confession and publicity. This form of black feminist storytelling—characterized as a bind of black sexual freedom—generates a culture of confession and exposure that reinforces black female fungibility under the guise of sexual liberation and limits alternative...
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differences (1994) 6 (2-3): 314–315.
Published: 01 July 1994
... . Grosz Elizabeth . “ The Labors of Love. Analyzing Perverse Desire: An Interrogation of Teresa de Lauretis's The Practice of Love .” 6 . 2–3 : 283 – 304 . Hammonds Evelynn . “ Black (W)holes and the Geometry of Black Female Sexuality .” 6 . 2–3 : 132 – 151 . Hertz Neil...
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differences (2015) 26 (1): 141–167.
Published: 01 May 2015
... : A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 2015 Jesmyn Ward Changing America exhibit antinormativity black female sexuality queer studies Analyses of black women’s sex and sexuality in critical studies of gender and sexuality expose how the vocabularies of queer critique and black feminist...
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differences (2005) 16 (2): 88–115.
Published: 01 September 2005
... representations of black female sexuality in terms of exoticism and primitivism, constitute, as Hortense J. Spillers, Patricia Williams (216–36),12 and Deborah E. McDowell (xiv–xvi)13 among others point out, the most horrifi c paradigm...
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differences (2018) 29 (2): 6–20.
Published: 01 September 2018
... . Spillers Hortense . “ Interstices: A Small Drama of Words .” Pleasure and Danger: Exploring Female Sexuality . Ed. Vance Carole . New York : Routledge , 1984 . Spillers Hortense . “ Interview with Hortense Spillers ”. Black Cultural Studies Web Site Collective . 4 Feb. 1998...
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differences (2020) 31 (1): 98–134.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., however circuitously. The black body remains physically absent from this parodic scene that is beholden to its suffering. Nevertheless, the long, fraught relationship between white female sexuality and black masculinity is (re)configured as the black male fetishistically serves as absent fulcrum...
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differences (1996) 8 (3): 148–162.
Published: 01 November 1996
... are great in those instances, and since most interracial sexual violence/exploitation was by white men on women of color, I don't see how the paucity of colored female patients could have been otherwise.7 The problem is exacerbated by what white men signify in relation to black women to this day: when white...
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differences (2019) 30 (3): 63–91.
Published: 01 December 2019
..., it points to the temporality of blackness itself, which various scholars have described as out of time in several different ways. For example, in Sensational Flesh , I described the inescapability of the referent of chattel slavery in relation to theorizations of black female sexuality. Likewise, in her...
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differences (1996) 8 (1): 31–56.
Published: 01 April 1996
... Prince's petition to return to Antigua a free woman. The letter reproduces the racial stereotyping of black female sexuality as proof that Prince's "moral character is very bad, as the police records will shew." Wood adds that "she would be a very troublesome character should she come here [to Antigua...
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differences (1989) 1 (1): 101–124.
Published: 01 February 1989
... percent of the total population of the United States, 25 percent of reported US 104 "Hispanics," AIDS, and Sexual Practices AIDS cases have affected the black community; while "Hispanics" make up 6 percent of the population of the United States, 14 percent of reported US AIDS cases have occurred...
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differences (1999) 11 (2): 22–52.
Published: 01 September 1999
....” Dits et écrits: 1954–1988 . Paris:Gallimard, 1994 : 181 –822. Giddens, Anthony. The Transformation of Intimacy . Cambridge: Polity P, 1992 . Greer, Germaine. The Female Eunuch . 1970. New York: Bantam Books, Inc., 1971 . Hite, Shere. The Hite Report on Male Sexuality . New York: Knopf...
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differences (1991) 3 (2): iii–xviii.
Published: 01 July 1991
... transgressive or deviant vis-a-vis a proper, natural sexuality (Le., institutionalized reproductive sexuality), according to the older, pathological model, or as just another, optional "life-style," according to the model of contemporary North American pluralism. Instead, male and female homosexualities...
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differences (2018) 29 (2): 21–67.
Published: 01 September 2018
... of black female protagonists, in 1975 Gayl Jones published Corregidora , which chronicles the trauma and sexual terror of four generations of black women literally and figuratively owned by an unspeakably cruel slaveholder, whose legacy of incest and sexual abuse haunts the narrative’s blues singer...
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differences (1996) 8 (2): 23–67.
Published: 01 July 1996
... Learn: A Critique of the Miss America Pageant .” Tanner 131 – 35 . Hite Shere . The Hite Report: A National Study of Female Sexuality . New York : Dell Publishing , 1976 . Hoff Sommers Christina . Who Stole Feminism? How Women Have Betrayed Women . New York : Simon...
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differences (2013) 24 (2): 8–21.
Published: 01 September 2013
...), Inquiry into Female Aesthetic Consciousness 1989), and Sex Gap (1989). While these books explored a wide range of topics, all centered their arguments on sexual and gender differences. Li has thus often been...
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differences (2018) 29 (2): 126–153.
Published: 01 September 2018
... of college-educated black men marry someone of another race, compared to only 13 percent of similarly situated black women. See “How Higher Education Impacts the Likelihood of Interracial Marriage.” 1 In fact, 70 percent of black female college graduates are married by age forty, as compared to only...
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differences (1992) 4 (3): 91–132.
Published: 01 November 1992
..., which is the founding rule of human sociality, is one in which, for the adult heterosexual man, the ajjectionate and the sensual should reunite on a surrogate female figure, which will ensure both loyalty and desire, and the high social and emotional valuation of the beloved but also sexual object...
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differences (2021) 32 (2): 69–93.
Published: 01 September 2021
...) with the same power of white men—evades the possibility that white women are sexual predators whose urge and (non)satisfaction produce black women’s ungendering. Writes Spillers, “Since the gendered female exists for the male, we might suggest that the ungendered female—in an amazing stroke of pansexual...
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differences (1997) 9 (3): 1–30.
Published: 01 November 1997
... on the Careers of Female Assistant Professors .” PhD diss. U of Washington , 1993 . Fraisse Geneviève . Reason's Muse: Sexual Difference and the Birth of Democracy . Trans. Todd Jane Marie . Chicago : U of Chicago P , 1994 . Fraser Nancy . Unruly Practices: Power, Discourse...