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Powers of Horror: A Feminist Critique

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In traditional philosophy, we're often drawn to unity and harmony, but Julia Kristeva- writing on the heels of Lacan- is interested in the things which are disgusting, appalling, horror-inducing and traumatic- the objects which are banished from our realm of meaning... the abject.

We'll be reading the first 18 pages of her essay "Powers of Horror":

http://www.csus.edu/indiv/o/obriene/art206/readings/kristeva%20-%20powers%20of%20horror[1].pdf