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Unformatted text preview: Women have creative guilt because not taking care of others External barriers Lack of role models Financial access Social support Internal barriers Selfish v self. Focused Perfectionism Express more doubt about ability and criticize themselves more Ambivalence Go against the grain Virginia Woolf/Alice Walker Woolf: how is a society telling woman to act? Fictional narrator talking about the role of women in literature, what is written about women doesnt match womens experiences o Relationship between economics and independence o 1929 makes US think about responsibilities Walker: o How did African women keep creativity when they did event hold own selves? o Holds space for our mothers garden? o *Guilty o When people go oppressed, where does creativity go? Who does she think she is? Tensions between motherhood and creativity...
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This note was uploaded on 02/23/2012 for the course WMST 101 taught by Professor Burns during the Fall '08 term at UNC.
- Fall '08