The Promise of Repair: Trans Rage and the Limits of Feminist Coalition

  title={The Promise of Repair: Trans Rage and the Limits of Feminist Coalition},
  author={Hilary Malatino},
  journal={Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society},
  pages={827 - 851}
  • Hilary Malatino
  • Published 1 June 2021
  • Art, Political Science
  • Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
This essay theorizes the work of rage at the interface of trans and feminist theories and movements. The juncture of trans and feminist movements is in need of continuing attention given the contemporary resurgence of trans-exclusionary forms of feminist thought and praxis and the ongoing phenomenon of a form of feminist trans tolerance that often falls short of substantive inclusion. I theorize the intersection of trans and feminist movements as a site of affective dissonance and failed care… 

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  • Art
    Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
  • 2010
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