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The very radical act

March 3, 2010

Here’s some food for thought, via David:

Feminist method starts with the very radical act of taking women seriously, believing that what we say about ourselves and our experience is important and valid, even when (or perhaps especially when) it has little or no relationship to what has been or is being said about us.

Christine A. Littleton, Feminist Jurisprudence: The Difference Method Makes, 41 STAN. L. REV. 751, 764 (1989) (Reviewing Catherine A. MacKinnon, Feminism Unmodified (Cambridge: Harvard UP 1989))

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