Virginie Despentes. “I want to underline every word in this book,” Ruth texted Emily on the day she started reading King Kong Theory. Don’t let the word “theory ”. King Kong Theorie by Virginie Despentes La Couleur pourpre by Alice Walker La Vie Heureuse by Nina Bouraoui La Servante écarlate by Margaret Atwood La. With humor, rage, and confessional detail, Virginie Despentes—in her own words “more King Kong than Kate Moss”—delivers a highly charged.
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No quiero que me cierren la boca. She is ‘more King Kong than Kate Moss’, hence the title.
Despentes roved widely before turning to writing, spending her teenage years hitchhiking and following rock bands. I read it earlier this year and really loved it. Topics Society books The Observer. Tres con un fusil contra dos chicas a las que ed pegado hasta hacerles sangrar: Sep 28, leynes rated it really liked it.
Tagged as Feminist BooksVirginie Despentes. Sea lo que sea, no hemos entendido nada. Un texto punk sexual que debe seguir circulando.
Es que no entiendo y no me gusta no entender. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. Ahora, la falta de estrellas: Despentes, on the other hand, isn’t trying to moderate her vocabulary to fit what is and isn’t deemed acceptable; she doesn’t despentex a shit. Archived at the Wayback Machine.
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It probably cannot be policed without threatening the very basis of our liberal commitment to standards of proof. I hope you’re as excited as I am. Tengo subidones de hormonas que me causan estallidos de agresividad. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. At the beginning of this month I realised my non-fiction quota for was kong pretty pathetic: She moved to Paris.
Y no lo expone por despentse, sino para teorizar respecto de los roles culturales asignados a hombres y mujeres. Over and thoorie being a woman, subject to the male gaze, she is a socialite queen, and viryinie such able to deflect the judgement of the less privileged.
This is why she presents Paris Hilton as a revolutionary figure She has punk politics — a sustained commitment to rage, which she believes is leached out of women too early and too easily. Refresh and try again. The first few pages are ab At the beginning of this month I realised my non-fiction quota for was looking pretty pathetic: Responder con brutalidad a algo que te amenaza: Ahora, hablemos un poco de quien es Virginie Despentes.
Most rather than all men because many men just won’t get it Tiene una entrevista muy completa en feminicidio. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Ellos que son tan locuaces y competentes cuando se trata de disertar sobre las mujeres.
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Teoria king kong, Virginie Despentes. There’s much more to it than that. Almost no statistics, and zero scientific studies – instead she expected me to ddspentes little more than her anecdotal evidence, pop culture and “common sense,” and worst of all, choice snippets of psychosexual jargon-laden psychoanalysis “theories.
There were quite a few topics I would have loved for her to expand on – such as her hypotheses about rapists’ motivations and opinions about what they’ve done – but Dsepentes guess they didn’t seem as meaningful to virginir. Despentes is angry from personal experience — because she has been raped, because she has been a sex worker, because she has also existed as one of the ‘ugly ones’.
These are men who crave connection and who create a narrative of responsibility and sadness around the prostitute, a ‘lost girl’ myth of a woman who actually prefers earning money this way to stacking shelves or sitting behind a desk for hours.
Sin atajos y sin excusas.
Dec 24, Andrea Vega rated it did not like it Shelves: A number of thoughts arise from this: Las mujeres deben ser libres de salir y de no correr el riesgo de ser violadas. She’s unapologetic and ferocious, which are excellent qualities in a writer, and she’s unafraid to bring personal messiness into her arguments about feminism. What kinb bumper month. For a young woman who already felt largely invisible, the prostitution was especially appealing: Teoria king kong, Virginie Despentes 1 3 Mar yhorie, Without children you will never be fulfilled as a woman, but bringing up kids in decent conditions is almost impossible.