A Myth Beyond the Phallus: Female Fetishism in Kathy Acker’s Late Novels

A Myth Beyond the Phallus: Female Fetishism in Kathy Acker’s Late Novels

1 Debates about feminine fetishism have now been happening for pretty much 2 full decades now; but there seems to be up to now no opinion concerning the worth of claiming this practice that is particular feminist politics.

Ever since Sarah Kofman’s recommendation that a Derridean reading of Freud’s 1927 essay could perhaps perhaps not preclude the possibility of feminine fetishism (133), “indecidability” has characterized just about any try to theorize that training. Naomi Schor’s very early suspicion that feminine fetishism could be just the “latest and a lot of delicate as a type of penis envy” (371) continues to haunt efforts to delimit a particularly feminine manifestation of the perversion commonly comprehended, in psychoanalytic terms, become reserved for guys. Pokračovat ve čtení „A Myth Beyond the Phallus: Female Fetishism in Kathy Acker’s Late Novels“