Boycott Vanessa Place s arresting poetic imagination always makes it genuinely New This her latest Book of Surprises will make you laugh weep nod in agreement or disbelief but most of all it will make

  • Title: Boycott
  • Author: Vanessa Place
  • ISBN: 9781937027148
  • Page: 304
  • Format: Paperback
  • Vanessa Place s arresting poetic imagination always makes it genuinely New This, her latest Book of Surprises will make you laugh, weep, nod in agreement or disbelief , but, most of all, it will make you THINK Marjorie PerloffAs if one of Barnett Newman s zip paintings had been vandalized, cut open along the vertical run of the canvas, Vanessa Place s Boycott ProjectVanessa Place s arresting poetic imagination always makes it genuinely New This, her latest Book of Surprises will make you laugh, weep, nod in agreement or disbelief , but, most of all, it will make you THINK Marjorie PerloffAs if one of Barnett Newman s zip paintings had been vandalized, cut open along the vertical run of the canvas, Vanessa Place s Boycott Projects 2013 is a work of art rendered through mutilation A literal slit, an invitation to enter, serves as cover art for this collection of canonical feminist texts But Place has redacted other evidence of the feminine, replacing all feminine pronouns and gendered terms with their masculine equivalents What is remaindered is damaged, like the work s cover, a violence made visible through excision Andrea Andersson Wall text for Boycott In 1971, American conceptual artist Lee Lozano began her Boycott Piece, refusing to speak to women as a protest against patriarchy in 1975, French psychoanalyst Jacques Lacan stated, La femme n existe pas to note the failure of the symbolic order Vanessa Place s Boycott Project of which Boycott is part takes iconic feminist texts and eliminates all reference to women and that which is exclusively female For only through the sex that is one can one fully grasp the truth that one is not born, but rather becomes, one l on qui ne s existe pas excerpt I shall speak about men s writing about what it will do Man must write his self must write about men and bring men to writing, from which they have been driven away as violently as from their bodies for the same reasons, by the same law, with the same fatal goal Man must put himself into the text as into the world and into history by his own movement I write this as a man, toward men.

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    About "Vanessa Place"

    1. Vanessa Place

      Vanessa Place is a writer, a lawyer, and co director of Les Figues Press She is author of Dies A Sentence Les Figues Press, 2006 , La Medusa Fiction Collective 2, 2008 , and Notes on Conceptualisms, co authored with Robert Fitterman Ugly Duckling Press, 2009 Her nonfiction book, The Guilt Project Rape, Morality and Law is forthcoming from Other Press Random House Information As Material will be publishing her trilogy Statement of Facts, Statement of the Case, and Argument Statement of Facts will also be published in France by ditions e, as Expos des Faits Place is described by critic Terry Castle as an elegant vessel for experimental American writing of an extraordinarily assured and ingenious sort Author Interviews avantwomenwriters joshmaday 2009 04 blak

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    1. The substitutions made in this book create some effects First, some mild or logical nonsense Sentences like The masculine masculine binary or both men and men etc but also much bigger short circuits, for example in the SCUM Manifesto, where substitutions were made in the first text the result is absurd males as well as males think men are men and men are men This text in particular becomes a satire of a satire The text becomes exquisitely queer too it becomes full of homoerotic undertones, like [...]



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