Browsing by Subject "Performativity"
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(2011-07-26)In this project, I argue that David Foster Wallace's 1996 novel Infinite jest (or IJ) is both about recovering from addiction through humility, and also it produces that humility in some of its readers by making us feel ...
Resignifying resistance : transnational black feminism and performativity in the U.S. prison industrial complex (2010-11-09)The circumstance of mass incarceration in the U.S. has reached the point of social crisis. When the statistics on imprisonment are demographically disaggregated, they point to the overrepresentation of imprisoned men and ...