Performativity Identified

@article{Jackson2004PerformativityI,
  title={Performativity Identified},
  author={Alecia Y. Jackson},
  journal={Qualitative Inquiry},
  year={2004},
  volume={10},
  pages={673 - 690}
}
  • A. Jackson
  • Published 1 October 2004
  • Sociology, Art
  • Qualitative Inquiry
Poststructural feminist notions of subjectivity point to a notion of the “self” that is fluid, contradictory, and produced in relationships with others and everyday practices. These social structures and processes that shape subjectivity are situated within discursive fields where language, power relations, and discourses exist, intersect, and construct competing ways of giving meaning to and constructing subjectivity. This article explicates Judith Butler’s theory of performativity, an… 

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