Feminist and Feminine: My Struggle with Performing Femininity

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There is a concept, deep in the recesses of second-wave feminism, that to be a “good” feminist, one must eschew patriarchal beauty standards. I understand that, I understand the principle of rejecting beauty ideals set up for us by men (and women!) for profit and pleasure. It makes complete sense to me that we should not have to exemplify these … Read More

ElfityFeminist and Feminine: My Struggle with Performing Femininity