By Julie Zeilinger
Younger women this present day have a nasty attractiveness, and for sturdy cause: They’re sexting their classmates, they spend extra time on fb than they do in school, and their urge for food for cloth possessions and truth television is matched in simple terms by means of their overwhelming apathy approximately very important social and political matters. Right?
FBomb web publication writer Julie Zeilinger debunks those (and different) myths approximately smooth early life in a bit F’d Up, the 1st e-book approximately feminism for younger ladies of their children and twenties to truly be written via one among their friends. during this obtainable instruction manual, Zeilinger takes a serious, sincere, and funny examine the place younger feminists are as a new release, and the place they’re going—and she does so from the viewpoint of somebody who’s within the trenches correct along her readers.
Fun, humorous, and fascinating, a bit F’d Up is a must-read for the transforming into variety of clever, proficient younger women in the market who're able to begin discovering their voice—and altering the area.
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Precautions are put in place to ensure that nothing will enter the soul that should not enter—no diffuse or scattered light, scattered like ﬂowers in a ﬁeld. The camera obscura operates in accordance with the principles of the dark soul, the soul that knows what the eye perceives, but what the eye perceives is oneself. 21 Nevertheless, it can be argued that perceptions are neither arbitrary nor illusory; that they are unaffected by knowledge of ourselves or knowledge of the world. 22 But is vision direct perception, as has been claimed?
Its limits are found, perhaps, in the ancient idea of the cosmos as ﬁnite and bounded, having actual edges beyond which. . nothing, nothing to sustain an object’s structure. In such a cosmos transformations are limited, possibly little more than repetitions or maximally a ﬁnite number of variations. 30 The philosophers too began with a concept. What the Goddess has consigned to the dark caves below the earth diffusely lit by the reﬂective rays of the moon, they raised up to the highest heights.
Jacqueline Rose (New York: W. W. Norton, 1982), 55–56. 4. For an interesting discussion of such concerns, see Penelope Deutscher, A Politics of Impossible Difference: The Later Work of Luce Irigaray (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2002). 5. See Encore: The Seminar of Jacques Lacan, Book XX: On Feminine Sexuality, The Limits of Love and Knowledge, 1972–1973, ed. Jacques-Alain Miller, trans. with notes by Bruce Fink (New York: W. W. Norton, 1999), 72–73. 6. , Why Different? A Culture of Two Subjects.
A Little F'd Up: Why Feminism Is Not a Dirty Word by Julie Zeilinger