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turn something upon itself Does the first part of the following context mean that "Wilke succeeds in turning the male gaze, that is a means of controlling women's bodies, into a means against the male gaze itself"? Context: Wilke succeeds in turning the male gaze back upon itself as a means of control, and realizes the feminine subject as maker and as a mind, not just as a body/object.
Nov 23, 2017 7:59 AM
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Yes, you've understood correctly! Wilkie is using the gazes against the men by turning them around and pointing them back at the men.
November 23, 2017
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