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differences (1 September 2013) 24 (2): 172–181.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Progress of Humanity and Women’s Women’s Liberation” (人类进步与妇女解放) published in Marxist Studies (马克思主义研究) in 1983, which Li claims was the first theoretical article on women to appear in a mainstream authoritative journal in mainland China. Li agrees with Barlow’s characterization of one of her two...
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differences (1 May 2019) 30 (1): 197–227.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Jennifer C. Nash “Pedagogies of Desire” explores how women’s studies—a field that has long engaged sex as a space steeped in power, hierarchy, and inequality—has come to invest in affirmative consent as the sexual ethic that can produce sex as a territory free of violence. This essay explores that...
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differences (1 September 2013) 24 (2): 93–108.
Published: 01 September 2013
... to treat woman as an invisible category whose individual agency and distinct, complex subjectivities are sacrificed to the patriarchal state’s priorities and socialist ideology. As a case study for alternative ways to reflect on women’s struggles during the Mao era, the essay analyzes several stories...
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differences (1 September 2016) 27 (2): 62–78.
Published: 01 September 2016
... implications for futurity in the sense of what is to come in the field of women’s, gender, and sexuality studies? Does gender , in effect, confirm the mischaracterization, repeated obsessively in the u.s. academy especially, of women’s studies as an identity formation rather than as a field that questions the...
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differences (1 December 2016) 27 (3): 93–105.
Published: 01 December 2016
... subject. As such, it has come to thoroughly define the justice project that is women’s studies, even if the impossibility of achieving that justice haunts not only women’s studies as an institutional formation but also the feminist theoretical work that women’s studies made possible. Given...
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differences (1 September 2016) 27 (2): 79–102.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Clare Hemmings As a way of trying to ensure that feminism remains accountable and inclusive, there is an institutional tendency to multiply the subjects and objects of inquiry within women’s and gender studies. While sympathetic to this impulse, this essay also recognizes that such pluralization...
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differences (1 September 2013) 24 (2): 109–129.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Yu Shiling Accounts of premodern Chinese women focus on paragons of virtue and self-control who are defined by their ability to meet strict standards of chaste behavior, although in recent decades this picture has been complicated somewhat by studies of talented women writers and teachers. But...
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differences (1 September 2016) 27 (2): 103–124.
Published: 01 September 2016
...” issues from “sexuality” issues has been reflected in changes in the name of the entity that focuses on scholarship involving feminist issues. In some universities, the name changed from “women’s studies” to “gender studies,” and then, with the rise of queer studies, some academic institutions renamed...
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differences (1 September 2013) 24 (2): 22–50.
Published: 01 September 2013
...步与妇女解放》 was originally published in Marxist Studies 4 《马克思主义研究》 1983: 142-66. li xiaojiang is Director of the Center for Gender Studies, Dalian University, and a pioneering scholar of women’s studies in China. In addition to her own numerous studies published in China, she has edited...
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differences (1 May 2010) 21 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 May 2010
.... issue of GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies 13 .2–3 ( 2007 ): 159 -76. Grosz, Elizabeth. The Nick of Time: Politics, Evolution, and the Untimely . Durham: Duke up, 2004 . Hallward, Peter. Deleuze and the Philosophy of Creation . London: Verso, 2006 . Kristeva, Julia. “Women's Time...
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differences (1 December 2002) 13 (3): 83–120.
Published: 01 December 2002
..., and Michael Warner. “Sex in Public.” Critical Inquiry 24.2 ( 1998 ): 547 –66. Bhabha, Homi. The Location of Culture . New York: Routledge, 1994 . Bruzelius, Margaret. “Mother's Pain, Mother's Voice: Gabriela Mistral, Julia Kristeva, and the Mater Dolorosa.” Tulsa Studies in Women's...
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differences (1 December 2006) 17 (3): 37–51.
Published: 01 December 2006
..., Volume 17, Number 3  doi 10.1215/10407391-2006-010 © 2006 by Brown University and  d i f f e r e n c e s : A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 38 Women’s Ties and Wharton’s “Roman Fever” who...
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differences (1 September 2016) 27 (2): 125–152.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., outsiders, and therefore also women or, more recently, subalterns and homosexuals”) are asked not to impose a history “based on ethnic, social or sexual criteria” (108). Through this inventory, all types of studies (cultural, postcolonial, queer) beyond gender studies are suspected of disrupting “unity...
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differences (1 May 2015) 26 (1): 48–73.
Published: 01 May 2015
... politics now institutionalized in queer studies under the rubric of antinormativity. By focusing on Sedgwick’s appetite for incoherence, the double bind, and nondialectical understandings of contradiction, this essay studies the elegant and cogent model of reading found in Sedgwick’s work in order to value...
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differences (1 May 2015) 26 (1): 74–95.
Published: 01 May 2015
..., Between Women: Friendship, Desire, and Marriage in Victorian England . Marcus argues against what she calls the “deviance paradigm of homosexuality” (31) dominant in queer studies and suggests that women have appeared in such accounts “only to the extent that they illustrate the reach of medical...
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differences (1 May 2015) 26 (1): 141–167.
Published: 01 May 2015
... differences : 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...
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differences (1 September 2013) 24 (2): 51–92.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Tani E. Barlow This essay solders together a historical case study of advertising on the China mainland in the early twentieth century with a series of generalizable appraisals and determinations to establish how the catachresis woman is evental. The event of women emerged historically in part...
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differences (1 September 2018) 29 (2): 126–153.
Published: 01 September 2018
... differences : A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 2018 black women interracial marriage community racial identity white men dating It is a beautiful wedding, set in an outdoor garden. The black bride, gorgeous in her white dress, is about to be married to her ideal black man. But just...
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differences (1 May 2019) 30 (1): 63–81.
Published: 01 May 2019
... with bad sex. As Jane Gerhard puts it in her study Desiring Revolution , “Much of what galled women into feminism was precisely the sense of injustice forged in and through all things sexual,” including, most proximately, “the whole range of interpersonal dynamics between women and their sexual...
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differences (1 September 2016) 27 (2): 1–26.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Anne Emmanuelle Berger From its founding, women’s and gender studies developed along a transatlantic epistemological and geopolitical axis. An interdisciplinary field, it fostered difficult conversations among disciplines that had each developed its own conceptual language. Women’s and gender...