Reparative Feminisms, Repairing Feminism—Reparation, Postcolonial Violence, and Feminism

@article{ChambersLetson2006ReparativeFR,
  title={Reparative Feminisms, Repairing Feminism—Reparation, Postcolonial Violence, and Feminism},
  author={Joshua Takano Chambers-Letson},
  journal={Women \& Performance: a journal of feminist theory},
  year={2006},
  volume={16},
  pages={169 - 189}
}
  • J. Chambers-Letson
  • Published 1 July 2006
  • Sociology
  • Women & Performance: a journal of feminist theory
During the summer of 2005, as with every summer in New York City, a person couldn’t enter a bar or dance club without hearing a predetermined set of summer hits. This past summer, the host was composed of Mariah Carey’s seductively thumping ‘‘It’s Like That,’’ Kelly Clarkson’s rousing anthem ‘‘Since U Been Gone,’’ The Killers’ exhausting ‘‘Mr Brightside,’’ and Gwen Stefani’s pumped up ‘‘Hollaback Girl.’’ Rounding out this chorus of lately come (and lately comeback) divas was the surprising… 
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