By Frances E. Mascia-Lees

Taking a Stand in a Postfeminist global bargains an engaged cultural feedback in a postfeminist context. on the finish of the 20 th century, an more and more globalized international has given upward thrust to a cultural complexity characterised through a swift raise in competing discourses, fragmented subjectivities, and irreconcilable claims over cultural illustration and who has the proper to talk for, or approximately, others. whereas feminism has frequently been a effective web site for debates over questions that experience arisen out of this context, lately, it has turn into so splintered and suspect that its insights are frequently brushed off as predictable, heavily lowering its ability to supply strong cultural feedback. during this postfeminist context, the authors argue for a cultural feedback that's strategic, no longer programmatic, and that preserves the a number of commitments, rules, and positions required of interactions and identifications throughout traces of cultural, racial, and gender distinction. making a choice on websites the place such interactions are highlighted and lower than present scrutiny movie, shopper tradition, tourism, anthropology, and the academy the authors theorize and exhibit the struggles and maneuvers required to take a stand on a variety of problems with value to the modern cultural moment."

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