Feminist Theory Website

Feminism and Postmodernism


Individual Feminists on this site:

Rosi Braidotti

Chantal Chawaf

Hélène Cixous

Drucilla Cornell

Diane Elam

Luce Irigaray

Julia Kristeva

Bracha Lichtenberg-Ettinger

Avital Ronell

Individual Feminists on other sites:

Judith Butler

Peggy Kamuf

Internet Links

You can access several postmodern gender links on "The Voice of the Shuttle: Literary Theory Page" here.

Feminism and
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      Agger, Ben. Gender, Culture, and Power: Toward a Feminist Postmodern Critcal Theory. Praeger Pub., 1993.

      Assiter, Alison. Enlightened Women: Modernist Feminism in a Postmodern Age. Routledge, 1996.

      Benhabib, Seyla. Situating the Self: Gender, Community, and Postmodernism in Contemporary Ethics. Routledge, 1992.

      Benhabib, Seyla, Judith Butler, Drucilla Cornell and Nancy Fraser. Feminist Contentions: A Philosophical Exchange. Routledge, 1995.

      Brodribb, Somer. Nothing Matters. Spinifex Press, 1993.

      Deutscher, Penelope. Yielding Gender: Feminism, Deconstruction and the History of Philosophy. Routledge, 1997.

      Diamond, Irene and Lee Quinby, ed. Feminism and Foucault: Reflections on Resistance. Northeastern Univ. Press, 1988.

      diLeonardo, Micaela. Gender at the Crossroads of Knowledge: Feminist Anthropology in thePostmodern Era. 1991.

      Elam, Diane. Feminism and Deconstruction: Ms. en Abyme. 1994.

      Elam, Diane and Robyn Wiegman, ed. Feminism Beside Itself. Routledge, 1995.

      Elam, Diane. Romancing the Postmodern. Routledge, 1992.

      Feder, Ellen K., Mary C. Rawlinson, and Emily Zakin, ed. Derrida and Feminism. Routledge. 1997.

      Grewal, Inderpal and Caren Kaplan, ed. Scattered Hegemonies: Postmodernity and Transnational Feminist Practices. Univ. of Minnesota Press, 1994.

      Griffiths, Morwenna. Feminisms and the Self. Routledge, 1995.

      Hekman, Susan J. Gender and Knowledge: Elements of a Postmodern Feminism. Northeastern Univ. Press, 1990.

      Kirby, Vicki. Telling Flesh: The Substance of the Corporeal. Routledge, 1997.

      Lather, Patti. Getting Smart: Feminist Research and Pedagogy With/In the Postmodern. Routledge, 1991.

      Marchand, Marianne H. and Jane Parpart, ed. Feminism / Postmoderism / Development. Routledge, 1994.

      McCormick, Richard W. Politics of the Self: Feminism and the Postmodern in West German Literature and Film. Princeton Univ. Press, 1991.

      McNay, Lois. Foucault and Feminism: Power, Gender, and the Self. Northeastern Univ. Press, 1993.

      Michael, Magali Cornier. Feminism and the Postmodern Impulse: Post-World War II Fiction. SUNY Press, 1996.

      Nicholson, Linda, ed. Feminism / Postmodernism. Routledge, 1989.

      Patton, Paul, ed. Nietzsche, Feminism, and Political Theory. Routledge, 1993.

      Phelan, Shane. Getting Specific: Postmodern Lesbian Politics. Univ. of Minnesota Press, 1994.

      Ramazanoglu, Caroline, ed. Up Against Foucault: Exploration of Some Tensions Between Foucault and Feminism. Routledge, 1993.

      Sawicki, Jana. Disciplining Foucault: Feminism, Power, and the Body. Routledge, 1991.

      Shildrick, Margrit. Leaky Bodies and Boundaries: Feminism, Postmodernism and (Bio)Ethics. Routledge, 1997.

      Threadgold, Terry. Feminist Poetics: Poiesis, Performance, Histories. Routledge, 1997.

      Waugh, Patricia. Feminine Fictions: Revisiting the Postmodern. (out of print)

      Yeatman, Anna. Postmodern Revisionings of the Political. Routledge, 1994.

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