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Hypatia 16 (3):115-125 (2001)
: Bodies and Pleasures has been characterized as a confessional discourse that manages to subvert confessional practice. Here it is characterized and discussed as an askesis that works to transform confessional practice as it transforms the writer/reader. Two questions emerge through that transformation: (1) How is race (in particular, whiteness) to be lived? (2) What are the possibilities for political subjectivity in the absence of dualism and the intensification of awareness of our normalization?
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Michel Foucault (1977). Discipline and Punish. Vintage Books.
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Ladelle McWhorter (1999). Bodies and Pleasures: Foucault and the Politics of Sexual Normalization. Indiana University Press.
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