Bodily Inscriptions, Performative Subversions. Butler, J. In Gender trouble: feminism and the subversion of identity, of Routledge classics, pages – of Sexual Discontinuity. iii. Monique Wittig: Bodily Disintegration and Fictive Sex. iv. Bodily Inscriptions, Performative. Subversions. Conclusion. The redescription of intrapsychic processes implies a corollary redescription of gender as the disciplinary production of the figures of fantasy.

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Kisses her softly and intimately. Their conversation goes as follows: But when the girl grabs her hand, looks into her eyes, and affectionately thanks her for saving her life, Faith experiences a brief moment of realization. You are not going to kill these people. How do I set a reading intention To set a reading intention, click through to any list inscriptlons, and look for the panel on the left hand side: By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use.

Bodily Inscriptions, Performative Subversions

What nasty little desire have you been itching to try out? Your reading intentions are also stored in your profile for future reference. While this male role is performed as Faith herself interprets it, Whedon tries to portray Riley as an exception to this rule of typical phallocentricism.


She has her first encounter with positive reinforcement. Here’s an example of what they look like:.

I have to do this. You can filter on reading intentions from the listas well as view them within your profile. She basically rapes Xander. By agreeing to perform any role Riley desires she is sacrificing her body.

Setting up reading intentions help you organise your course reading. It is this same insight that allows Joyce to perceive the disjunction between the body that is Buffy and the personality which inhabits it.

What do you want to do with this body? Bodily Inscriptions, Performative Subversions.

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Faith slays the vampire and tries to shrug off the favor, as she sees slaying vampires and protecting humans as an empty obligation. In this same episode we get an understanding of the gender-performance conflict within Faith. She literally asks Riley to inscribe her body with his own meaning.

Imperialism within the margins: It has an affect upon her. Once Faith is alone, she retires to the bathroom to get comfortable in her new skin. Here’s an example of what they look like: We should have killed you while you were asleep. This episode effectively demonstrates how much the material body prescribes the person which inhabits it.


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Please log in to set a read status Setting a reading intention helps you organise your reading. As shes punching herself in the face she says: Riley wants to have sex with Buffy; to experience her personality, not the one he assigns her.

Do you want to hurt me? One of them says to her: Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Your reading intentions are private to you and will not be shown to other users. No actually I like it.