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Unformatted text preview: In fighting- separate houses, problem for collective action Rejection from private families: ballroom is a space of comfort Subculture: own language form of fighting , dominant culture picks up on subculture, but dilutes subculture Empowered within ball- not same personal power outside of ball Generation gap: complete woman vs. performance at balls Heterosexual values replicated: mother as hard worker Hegemonic power structure challenged; insights 3 strikes: black, poor, gay Sexuality strongly defined around dichotomy...
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- Spring '97