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Resilience  free pdf When most people think that -little girls should be seen and not heard,- a noisy, riotous scream can be revolutionary. But that's not the case anymore. (Cis/Het/White) Girls aren't supposed to be virginal, passive objects, but Poly-Styrene-like sirens who scream back in spectacularly noisy and transgressive ways as they -Lean In.- Resilience is the new, neoliberal feminine ideal: real women overcome all the objectification and silencing that impeded their foremothers. Resilience discourse incites noisy damage, like screams, so that it can be recycled for a profit. It turns the crises posed by avant-garde noise, feminist critique, and black aesthetics into opportunities for strengthening the vitality of multi-racial white supremacist patriarchy (MRWaSP). Reading contemporary pop music - Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Calvin Harris - with and against political philosophers like Michel Foucault, feminists like Patricia Hill Collins, and media theorists like Steven Shaviro, /Resilience

About Robin James

Robin James is Associate Professor of Philosophy at UNC Charlotte, a contributor to Cyborgology and The New Inquiry, and a sound artist. Her writing has appeared in scholarly journals such as The Journal of Popular Music Studies and Hypatia, and her scholarly monograph The Conjectural Body: Gender, Race, and the Philosophy of Music was published by Lexington Books. She maintains a blog at its-her-factory.com.

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Author : Robin James
Publisher : Zero Books
Data Published : 27 February 2015
ISBN : 1782795987
EAN : 9781782795988
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 234 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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