Contributions to the Subjectivity and Feminisms Performance Dinners

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Dinner I June 2008

The Second Sex by Simone de Beauvoir

What it feels like for a girl (after Simone, after Ian, after Charlotte, after Madonna)

A gesture with screening extract: The Cement Garden and image


Dinner II February 2009

S.C.U.M by  Valerie Solanas

The Restorative Scar

reading and T-shirt

Restorative Scar 2009.  T-shirt worn during performance reading

Dinner III  July 2011

The Impenetrable Power of the Phallic Matron by Julia Kristeva

Win or The Cynical Function of Ideology

video (b/w sound) 4 mins

Stills from Win or the Cynical function of ideology. 2011

Dinner IV June 2012

The Gleaners and I by Agnes Varda

The Ontology of Scouse

A reading and diagram

the Ontology of Scouse - Mind Map 2012

Dinner V June 2013

Visual Pleasures and Narrative Cinema by Laura Mulvey

Somewhere, Nowhere, Elsewhere

video (colour/silent) 5mins

Stills from Somewhere, Nowhere, Elsewhere. 2013

Dinner VI March 2014

Tender Buttons by Gertrude Stein

Curated by Gill Addison and the S&F research group

tender tender

video (colour/silent) 5mins

Still from tender tender video 5mins. 2014