Becoming Feminist: Narratives and Memories (Citizenship, by Carly Guest

By Carly Guest

This book offers a singular, targeted and delicate exploration of women's engagement with feminism. Centred at the subject matters of generations, desire, feelings and belonging, every one bankruptcy attends to the explicit and specific practices of 'becoming feminist' through a series of accessible case studies. Adopting a theoretical and methodological concentrate on narrative and reminiscence, this unique and soaking up paintings analyses the a number of and intricate ways that feminism and its histories are acquired and processed by means of a few feminist girls today. Its concentrate on the specificity of expertise disrupts overarching narratives of feminism and its histories, while acknowledging that such narratives are usually used to maintain, protect and hold a safe feminist identity.In doing so, it develops a starting to be physique of labor occupied with the relationships girls forge to feminism’s pasts, provides and futures, with a different concentrate on the tales feminist girls inform approximately their lives. It will entice scholars and students of sociology, psychosocial stories, gender experiences, women's reports and cultural studies. 

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