Reconsidering Asexuality and Its Radical Potential

  title={Reconsidering Asexuality and Its Radical Potential},
  author={Cj DeLuzio Chasin},
  journal={Feminist Studies},
For the asexual community, asexuality is a matter of self-identifi cation: it is defined as a lack of sexual attraction combined with one’s identification as asexual. Such a definition is certainly circular, but it functions as a way for the asexual community to explain asexuality to non-asexuals — that asexuals are people who do not experience sexual attraction — while simultaneously allowing people to decide for themselves their membership in the asexual community.¹ When I first discovered… 
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