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Fatima Mernissi, “Size 6: The Western Women’s Harem” (BB)Chandra Mohanty, “Under Western Eyes: Feminist Scholarship and Colonial Discourse”(BB)Lila Abu-Lughod, “Do Muslim Women Really Need Saving?: Anthropological Reflections on Cultural Relativism and Its Others”, American Anthropologist104:3 (2002) (BB)Recommended:Judith Butler, “Mourning Becomes the Law: Writing from Paris” (BB)TH 4/7:Alloula in CornellShimizu and Lee, “Sex Acts: Two Meditations on Race and Sexuality”, Signs: Journal ofWomen in Culture and Society 2004, 30:1 (BB)Martin Manalansan, “Disorienting the Body: Locating Symbolic Resistance Among Filipino Gay Men” (BB)Recommended:Pardis Mahdavi, “Tehran Chic” (Ch. 3), Passionate Uprisings(BB)Gokariksel and Secor, “The Veil, Desire, and the Gaze: Turning the Inside Out” (BB)WEEK 13REPRESENTATION & RESISTANCET 4/12: Between Image & Identity: Negotiating Beauty, Power, & Agency in Music, Performance, Popular & Visual Culture**Panel Discussion, Format TBA****Recommended Films: Not Bad For a Girl, Righteous Babes **bell hooks, “The Oppositional Gaze” (BB)Jill Lepore, The Secret History of Wonder Woman, excerpts (pp. 186-259) (BB)• Karina Eileraas, “Witches, Bitches, & Fluids: Grrl Bands Performing Ugliness as Resistance” (BB)J. Halberstam, “Imagined Violence/ Queer Violence: Representation, Rage & Resistance” (BB)In addition, please read ONE of the following essays (TBD):Jessalynn Keller, “Fiercely Real? Tyra Banks’ Body Politics and Post-Feminist Branding” (BB)Sinead O’Connor’s Open Letter to Miley Cyrus, Guardian(3 October 2013) (BB) Rebecca Sheehan, “Sia May Be the Face of Music’s Future” (8 July 2014) (BB) Roxane Gay, “Beyonce’s Control of Her Own Image Belies the ‘Slave’ Critique”, Guardian(12 May 2014) (BB) Amy Lam, “Nicki Minaj’s Unapologetic Sexuality is Not a Crisis” (BB)Vanessa Grigoriadis, “Growing Up Gaga” (BB)J. Halberstam, “Lady Gaga Embodies a New Model of Feminism” (BB)Marisa Meltzer, “Ladies First”, Girl Power: The Nineties Revolution in Music(BB)Gwendolyn Pough, “Love Feminism But Where’s My Hip Hop?” (BB)Elaine Kim, “‘Bad Women’: Asian American Visual Artists Hanh Thi Pham, Hung Liu,8
and Yong Soon Min”, in Making More Waves(BB)Susan McClary, “Live to Tell”, Feminine Endings(BB)Douglas Kellner, “Madonna, Fashion, & Identity” Ann Cvetkovich, “Fierce Pussies and Lesbian Avengers: Dyke Activism Meets CelebrityCulture”, in Bronfen, etc., eds., Feminist Consequences: Theory for the New Century(BB)Luz Calvo, “Art Comes for the Archbishop: The Semiotics of Contemporary ChicanaFeminism and the Work of Alma Lopez”, Meridians: feminism, race, transnationalism 5:1 (2004) (BB)Shugart and Waggoner, “A Bit Much: Spectacle as Discursive Resistance” (BB)Amelia Jones, “Tracing the Subject with Cindy Sherman”, Cindy Sherman: Retrospective(BB)Hazel Carby, “’It Just Be’s Dat Way Sometime’: The Sexual Politics of Women’s Blues”, in DuBois, Unequal Sisters(BB)NATIONSTH 4/14: SEXING THE NATION: Nationalism/ Feminism, Sexuality, Occupation, & Revolution**In-Class Film: PBS War & Conflict Series: Women, War and Peace****In-Class Film: Invisible War**UCLA Conference on Rape during War (film clip)

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