Discourse: what can be said (Michel Foucault, History of Sexuality Vol.1)
Butler: 1990 - Gender Trouble
gender is different from sex
(they were radical at that time)
gender can be culturally reinforced (negative feedback loop)
framework of intelligibility: re-iterating using sophisticated vocabulary
being able to choose gender is one's desire
discourse: frame for producing knowledge, expressing experience
critical race theory: method thinking about foundational idea of culture
culture is constructed around race, and defined by race
resist "objectivity" + "neutrality" (because of statistical midpoint within each sub-set is biased compared to universal set)
the category of knowledge depends on race-established culture
stupid. its okay to be angry. But don't pretend you are strong in nature. Let people help you when you are in pregnant.
too radical. unrealistic. incisive.
article reinforce the idea that all men are powerful, sexually active, and women should fear them
of course all Asian look the same
please keep the party. no~ no. no change.
Americans are too angry. And it seems like not getting angry is wrong.
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