Preview: Aren’t we All a Little Terrified by How Quickly we are Relegated to Silence?

Morning!

Last night I wrote a bit about my initial thoughts on the bell hooks/Bey issue that had been circulating through the media. It’s my perspective of the sensationalization of the entire issue. Here’s a snippet. Check it out if you’re interested (link to full post at bottom):

Regardless of the intensity of hooks’ remarks or of Bey’s Time cover process, the focus falls away from what we should really be attending to, THE LIBERATION OF OUR BODIES FROM THESE HEGEMONIC TROPES. What is happening with all of the focus being given to how ‘off the mark’ or ‘dated’ hooks’ view on Beyoncé is, is yet another round of rendering the real foundational issue of what to do about the hegemonic violation of our bodies to silence. SILENCE…

 

via On the Backlash of hooks and the Terror of the Hegemonic Beast: Aren’t we All a Little Terrified by How Quickly we are Relegated to Silence?.

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