I'm with Michel on this one. Young students aren't really my thing (I'm a family man), but I think that all of these oppressive rules cast the student as Other. Why shouldn't they get some loving, too?
I know I have some self-interest in this situation, but I always have Simone's back.
I, for one, signed that petition against the age of consent laws. We should be focusing on the means of production not some silly age differences. Please don't marginalize me just because I strangled my wife.
Second that. The nature-culture binary just thrusts women over into the nature side of things, making all manner of associations between and untamed sexuality and the body. Be fair and recognize that these terms just don't work.
J/K. Just wanted to see if you were paying attention!
Just picked up new edition of The Second Sex. Much needed changes to 1953 edition, but sorry to say it still basically stinks.
Look, I'll out myself. No hard feelings but I did want to chime in that you tend to write from a very limited perspective, being a middle-class white female and all. So the book ends up being about you as a woman and not the more universal experience of woman.