the words of others

in my mouth

in your ears

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I do not claim any authorship or authority over these texts. I read out loud because I find it difficult to read any other way. I share it here to make theoretical texts more accessible. 

Judith Butler: Gender Trouble 1.6

Judith Butler: Gender Trouble : Subjects Of Sex/Gender/Desire : Language, Power, and the Strategies of Displacement

Even if heterosexist constructions circulate as the available sites of power/discourse from which to do gender at all, the question remains: What possibilities of recirculation exists? Which possibilities of doing gender repeat and displace through hyperbole, dissonance, internal confusion, and proliferation the very constructs by which they are mobilized?
sarah goetz