It's not a bad concept for the book, and I did learn some things; this book made me think. Beth Greenfield, Time Out New York, a necessary read for those looking to expand their understanding of both bisexuality and the contributions of Third Wave feminism. The thinking is roughly this: the more bisexuals there are, the more sexual deviants there will be, and the more of those there are, the harder it will be for the supposedly still phallocentric mainstream to marginalize crones, queers and the likewise family valueless).
Look Both Ways : Bisexual Politics by Jennifer Baumgardner
Sure, we really do need a synonym for "bisexual" and "bisexuality but I got really tired of the author using the overly cutesy term over and over and over again. And then you feel old, very old and dissipated, like some fat moll lolling on her couch, sloshing absinthe and muttering bitterly about the heady days of feminism, when womyn roared and men were swine.
Look Both Ways : Bisexual Politics, jennifer Baumgardner
She devotes a laudatory chapter to singer-songwriter Ani DiFranco, who felt shed abandoned her lesbian fans when she married a man, and a section to Anne Heche, lovingly dubbed The Bad Bisexual for her closet-smashing yet ultimately cringe-inducing relationship with Ellen DeGeneres. Gloria Steinem, review "In a time when the powers that be are closing borders, narrowing our thinking and sexuality, Look Both Ways is a brave and celebratory call to open to complexity, to live in the questions, to surrender to the non-PC world of desire. Reading Jennifer Baumgardners Look Both Ways, I could not help thinking of Joan Didions rueful phrase: Was anyone ever so young?
Look Both Ways : Bisexual Politics - Jennifer Baumgardner
Description: Kathleen Hanna, activist and musician, founding member of Riot Grrrl. The most annoying part of this book is the author's insistence on using some form of the term "look b The most annoying thing about this book was not that it was mostly a piece of fluff, an excuse for the author to mention all.
Date: 02 Jan 2018, 22:21