Bodies of thought, bodies of water

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This essay is an experiment in what happens when you read Kathleen’s Stewart’s
ideas about affect and agency together with Sara Ahmed’s consideration of queer orientations and the willful subject as they are played out in stories of adoption, motherhood, choices, and desire.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)67-68
Number of pages2
JournalDepartures in Critical Qualitative Research
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2016


  • Affect
  • Agency
  • Willful subjects
  • Motherhood
  • Desire

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