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“I am your other I”: Transformational Identity Politics

AnaLouise Keating

in Transformation Now!: Toward a Post-Oppositional Politics of Change

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037849
eISBN:
9780252095115
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037849.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

This chapter offers an alternative to more conventional versions of identity politics—transformational identity politics. Transformational identity politics represent nonbinary models of identity; ... More


Introduction: Indifference

Madhavi Menon

in Indifference to Difference: On Queer Universalism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780816695904
eISBN:
9781452953656
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816695904.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

The introduction challenges the identitarian basis of difference by arguing that identity politics ignores the lived reality of our lives. We are all more than the sum of our differences; the ... More


“There is no arcane place for return”: Revisionist Mythmaking with a Difference

AnaLouise Keating

in Transformation Now!: Toward a Post-Oppositional Politics of Change

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037849
eISBN:
9780252095115
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037849.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

This chapter offers a detailed example of how scholars and other readers can use differences to forge commonalities. Reading Mary Daly in conversation with Gloria Anzaldúa and Audre Lorde, this ... More


Conclusion

Judith Roof

in What Gender Is, What Gender Does

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780816698578
eISBN:
9781452954387
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816698578.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

The conclusion argues for the radical mutability of gender, but also offers a criticism of identity politics focused on difference. Identity politics, the author argues, presents a set of assumptions ... More


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