Derek Stanovsky Ph.D.
There are 8 included publications by Derek Stanovsky Ph.D.:
|Fela and His Wives: The Import of a Postcolonial Masculinity
||This paper explores the possibility that the production and consumption of Fela as a radical, third-world cultural and political figure is coupled with his presentation as radically polygynous and misogynist in ways that allow him to be fit into the ...
|Organizing Marx's Multitude: A Composition on Decomposition
||This article explores a variety of comparisons and contrasts between competing and conflicting notions of the body and of class composition, decomposition, and recomposition within contemporary Marxian theory. It focuses on the recent distinction dra...
|A Post-Marxist Look at Pre-Marxism." Review of Warren Breckman, Marx, the Young Hegelians, and the Origins of Radical Social Theory: Dethroning the Self
|Princess Diana, Mother Teresa, and the Value of Women's Work
||Media representations of Princess Diana and Mother Teresa following their deaths extolled their good works and selfless devotion to others. This essay explores these representations using Luce Irigaray's analysis of women's unpaid domestic labor and ...
|Speaking As, Speaking For and Speaking With: The Pitfalls and Possibilities of Men Teaching Feminism
||This paper explores the possibilities and implications of certain poststructuralist feminisms for the practice of feminist teaching. It is also, in part, a reflection on the author’s experiences in the college classroom as a man occupying the vexed p...
|Stealing Guilt: Freud, Twain, Augustine and the Question of Moral Luck
||This paper re-examines the philosophical debate surrounding the issue of moral luck through the lens of Freudian psychoanalytic theory. The author argues that Freud's writings on moral luck, which have not previously been discussed in this context, p...
|Writing the Web: Linking Computer Technology and Writing Courses
||Web page authoring poses a double challenge as both a technical and a writing task. During fall 2000, Watauga College offered two linked
courses aimed at providing first-year students with both the technical and editorial know-how to write for onlin...