Heteronormativity made me lesbian: Femme, butch and the production of sexual embodiment projects
作者: Sara L CrawleyRebecca K Willman
作者单位: 1University of South Florida, USA
刊名: Sexualities, 2018, Vol.21 (1-2), pp.156-173
来源数据库: Sage Publications, Inc.
DOI: 10.1177/1363460716677484
关键词: AutoethnographyDorothy Smithfemme/butchfeminismqueer theory
原始语种摘要: Queer theory argues that ruling heteronormative discourses are productive of sexualities. How then does heteronormativity produce lesbians? We theorize femme and butch as sexual embodiment projects— processual, relational responses to patriarchal heteronormativity incessantly textually threaded throughout our lives. Drawing on radical feminisms updated with Foucault and Dorothy Smith, we offer autoethnographic accounts of our sexual embodiments of butch and femme, arguing not that rape experiences, but the constant threat of rape in everyday life can produce lesbian desire and embodiment. Ultimately, we understand sexual embodiment as not based on a fixed ontological ground but always in the relational, everyday doings of people and, hence, malleable within the social context, discursive...
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  • embodiment 具体化
  • lesbian 女性同性恋
  • sexual 两性的
  • theorize 推理
  • malleable 可锻的
  • everyday 日常
  • incessantly 不断地
  • discursive 推论的
  • nationality 国籍
  • relational 有关系的