Postfeminist media culture

  title={Postfeminist media culture},
  author={Rosalind Gill},
  journal={European Journal of Cultural Studies},
  pages={147 - 166}
  • Rosalind Gill
  • Published 1 May 2007
  • Art
  • European Journal of Cultural Studies
The notion of postfeminism has become one of the most important in the lexicon of feminist cultural an alysis. Yet there is little agreement about what postfeminism is. This article argues that postfeminism is best understood as a distinctive sensibility, made up of a number of interrelated themes. These include the notion that femininity is a bodily property; the shift from objectification to subjectification; an emphasis upon self-surveillance, monitoring and self-discipline; a focus on… 
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