The Straight Mind: And Other Essays (Paperback)

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These political, philosophical, and literary essays mark the first collection of theoretical writing from the acclaimed novelist and French feminist writer Monique Wittig.

About the Author


Monique Wittig (1935-2003) was a French-born feminist theorist and the author of L'Opoponax and Les Guérillères. Her writing focused on the performativity of gender, sexuality, and lesbian feminism. She studied at the Sorbonne and The School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences (L'École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales), and later taught at such institutions as Vassar College and University of California—Berkeley.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780807079171
ISBN-10: 0807079170
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: February 3rd, 1992
Pages: 132
Language: English