We are go throughing a reading Shame & Sexuality (Eds) Pajackowska and Ward – the group will read a chapter of this book on Kara Walker. It is suggested by Miju.
keywords: masichitic, masochism, heaping
a double invisibility of agency, a black women to double. Black feminist theory
since in the 60s, the people deal with this issue before Kara Walker, they redealing , with dangerous, condured the position in the same time. A stronger position to female agency.
celebrating of body (femalist movement 60-70s)
both positive vs negative
90s, women is more abject
A real Black female agency
If Pipilotti Rist is promoting a negative side of women object position, Kara Walker use anject due to the history of feminism.
negativity( there is no +ve/-ve in psychoanalysis)
-ve could +ve
negativity, tension, never be stable
Freud said that change misery/ unhappiness into ordinary
The primary scence of racism in the fantasized memory of slave that.....p.162
White weatern cultural
eg. Melanie Klein
A white woman dream about a black guy invade her home to rape her
negociated, can be approach or recovery
repeat the dream