Essentially Speaking: Feminism, Nature & Difference

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Routledge, 1989 - Literary Collections - 144 pages
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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 lucid and concise discussion of its subject matter, Fuss is a good theorist and a better writer. Read full review

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A foundational book for anyone interested in the progression of second and third wave feminism movements. Read full review

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Fuss is Associate Professor of English at Princeton University.

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